Stephanie Matthews joins the Asset Funders Network as the director of Bank On Arkansas+.

Stephanie has spent the last 10 years overseeing strategic communications and event management for nonprofits and private entities. She previously served as the communications manager for a national trade association in Washington, D.C., and owned an event management and consulting business.

As the director of Bank On Arkansas+, Stephanie will guide the efforts of BOA+ that includes a launch event planned for late 2018, engaging financial institutions to design accounts that meet Bank On National Standards; securing commitments from stakeholders willing to conduct outreach efforts and offer asset-building services in partnership with BOA+; and coordinating all communications and marketing efforts.