Kelly Peeler

Kelly is the Founder & CEO of a free text message service to help students navigate the financial aid and student loan process. Students leave around $2.9BN on the table every year in free aid because the application process is complex and time consuming. NextGenVest provides students with key financial aid deadline reminders, form annotations, and on-demand help over text message to get more financial aid in high school and beyond.� Kelly has always been passionate about empowering young people to live their fullest lives. As an undergraduate at Harvard she started the International Women in Business Summit and Business Across Borders, a 501c3 to help Iraqi University students rebuild their own economy by starting their own companies.� After graduating from Harvard where she studied the History of Financial Crises, she worked in JPMorgan's Investment Bank covering financial institutions and also as a financial advisor. she was selected as one of the eight Kauffman Foundation Global Scholars, accepted as one of 30 up and coming women in Women In America, named by Goldman Sachs as one of the100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, and a named a White House #StartTheSpark Ambassador.�