Laurel Mitchell, Ph.D.

Jump $tart
Chair of California Jump$tart Coalition
Laurie Mitchell is Chair of California Jump$tart Coalition, Professor Emeritus of University of Redlands, and Trustee of the American Funds. After working with thousands of college youth at several universities throughout California, Laurie is dedicating her energies to improving the "financial survival skills" of all California youth, whether college-bound or not. A not-for-profit, Section 501(c)(3) organization affiliated with the National Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy, our mission is to improve the personal financial literacy of California's youth:

* By helping the personal finance education community become more connected, effective, and powerful.

* By supporting the implementation of personal finance education at every level from K-12th grades.