BOARD OF DIRECTORS – MAIN

Ingrid Valentine

Board of Directors

Ingrid Valentine is currently the Deputy Chief Compliance Officer for Federal Student Aid at the U.S. Department of Education.

Ingrid Valentine is currently the Deputy Chief Compliance Officer for Federal Student Aid at the U.S. Department of Education. In her role, Ms. Valentine advises the Chief Compliance Officer on matters related to the Department’s operation of student financial assistance programs under Title IV of the Higher Education Act, and the Health Education Assistance Loan Program. Ms. Valentine’s office is responsible for administering a program of monitoring and oversight of approximately 6,100 postsecondary domestic and international institutions, guaranty agencies, lenders, and loan servicers participating in the Department of Education’s Federal Student Aid programs.

 

With a passion for giving back to the community, Ms. Cunningham also volunteers through Pepco’s Energy for the Community serving as team captains for both the March of Dimes March for Babies as well as the American Heart Association, leading each of her teams to #1. She also leads efforts with the Salvation Army’s Christmas Tree Project, making a strong impact on the community during the holiday season. Ms. Cunningham serves as an Impact Leader for the Employee Giving and United Way Campaigns and has been recognized with numerous awards for her volunteerism and philanthropy.

Ms. Cunningham graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and a Masters of Art in Teaching from Columbia College.