Financial Wellness Peer Educators
Our trained Peer Educators will work directly with students to help them understand important concepts of financial wellness and provide them with the tools necessary to make healthy financial decisions.
Peer Lead - Consultation
Hello, my name is Dana and I'm a senior accounting and finance student. I grew up on a farm near St. Leo, Minnesota. I'm an outdoor enthusiast that enjoys spending time at the lake, biking, and running. Fun fact about me: I've been a private pilot since June of 2011. I'm excited to be a part of the UND financial wellness team and hope to help students better prepare for their financial futures.
I am a senior studying Biology and I am excited be working as a Financial Wellness Peer Educator. I am from Minot, ND and enjoy music festivals, water sports and spending time with my friends. As a peer educator, I look forward to helping students become more confident with their finances and helping them to achieve financial stability. Hopefully my contributions can lead to students being more financially ready for the future.
I'm from San Diego, California and currently a new undergrad student at UND. I found myself pursuing a triple major in Business Administration, Commercial Aviation and Honors in order to expand my knowledge in various fields of study. Additionally I have become part of the financial wellness team to personally assist others on any financial issues they may encounter during their college experience.
I am currently a senior here at the University of North Dakota majoring in Air Traffic Control and minoring in Spanish. I decided to join the Financial Wellness team not only to help other students on campus with their financial options, but also to further my own awareness about managing money. I enjoy going out to eat, listening to music, and spending time outside with friends.
I am a senior studying Accounting and am very excited to work with Financial Wellness this year. As a peer educator, I hope to give students the ability to take control of their finances and live a responsible and healthy lifestyle! Originally from Plymouth, MN, I enjoy reading the newspaper, getting involved on campus, and spending time outdoors.
I am currently a Senior looking to graduate in May with an accounting degree. I am from Lakeville, MN but I have lived in Grand Forks for six years now. I am very excited to be a part of the financial wellness team this year. I believe that my life experience and financial knowledge will allow me to educate other students on creating and maintaining financial wellness. In my personal life, I like to cook, spend time with my dog, and read.
Hello, my name is Rachel Funkhouser and I am from a small town in North Dakota named Beulah. I am very excited for my first year as a freshman at UND. I really enjoy spending time with friends, going to movies, and entertaining guests. I look forward to my year as a peer educator and I hope to help many students as well as expand my own knowledge about finances!
Hello, my name is Trevor and I'm a senior studying Investments and Accounting. Being from North Dakota I enjoy spending as much time outdoors during the summer months, while visiting family and friends at the lake. I am very excited to have joined the Financial Wellness team this year and look forward to helping students better understand their financial needs and interests now and for their future.