(Pictured from left to right) Brad Prosper, Dan Kress, Aaron Filbeck and Brenda Newlin will discuss their experiences in wealth management when the Finance Speaker Series returns to Penn State Behrend.

(Pictured from left to right) Brad Prosper, Dan Kress, Aaron Filbeck and Brenda Newlin will discuss their experiences in wealth management when the Finance Speaker Series returns to Penn State Behrend.

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Panel discussion to focus on wealth management

Finance Speaker Series returns to Penn State Behrend Sept. 24

ERIE, Pa. — Four alumni of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend will discuss their experiences in wealth management when the Finance Speaker Series returns to the college.

The panel discussion will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, in Room 001 of the Jack Burke Research and Economic Development Center, located at 5101 Jordan Road. The program is free and open to the public, and free parking will be available in the deck located behind the Burke Center, off Technology Drive.

Panelists for the event include:

  • Brad Prosper, a 2015 graduate who currently works in Pittsburgh as an investment analyst at XPYRIA Investment Advisors. He is currently a Level III candidate in the CFA Program.
  • Dan Kress, a 2015 graduate who works for Kress Financial Services, a firm that specializes in retirement and investment planning and manages more than $200 million in assets. He recently passed his Series 66 and 7 exams, and is educationally ready to take the CFP national exam after completing the CFP program at Penn State Behrend.
  • Aaron Filbeck, who currently leads the Joseph Group’s investment research and portfolio construction efforts as the firm’s portfolio manager. Filbeck also is pursuing a master’s degree in finance.
  • Brenda Newlin, vice president and wealth strategist for PNC Wealth Management. She holds a CPA designation and is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

The Finance Speaker Series is an outreach program of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend. For more information about the event, contact Greg Filbeck, director of the Black School of Business, at mgf11@psu.edu or call 814-898-6107.

Contacts: 

Steve Orbanek

Marketing Communications Coordinator, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

Work Phone: 
814-898-6522