Kimberly Wagner is currently the Managing Director of Student Financial Services at Elgin Community College in Elgin, IL. Kimberly came to Elgin Community College (ECC) in 2002 as the grants compliance manager and in 2008 was given the opportunity to become the Managing Director of Student Financial Services. In this role, Kimberly is responsible for the operations and regulatory compliance within the Financial Aid and Student Accounts offices. She also manages ECC’s award winning financial literacy program – Financial Smarts. Prior to Elgin Community College, Kimberly spent several years in corporate and public accounting. Kimberly has her Bachelors of Arts with an emphasis in Accounting from Augustana College, Rock Island, IL and her MBA from Keller Graduate School, Oakbrook, IL. Kimberly is currently pursuing her doctorate in community college leadership from Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI.