1250 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
Michael D. Sessa
President & CEO
Michael serves as president and chief executive officer of PESC - the P20W Education Standards Council, a non-profit 501(c)(3), community-based, umbrella association and data standards-setting body for education technology stakeholders, a position he's held since joining PESC in October of 2002, he promotes the organization and its mission nationally and internationally.
Prior to PESC, Michael worked 10 years at American Student Assistance (ASA) as Director of Program Relations and Planning managing industry and government affairs and strategic technological initiatives. Under ASA and representing the National Association of Student Loan Administrators (NASLA), Michael served on the PESC Board of Directors from 1999 through 2002. He started his career in 1990 at The Boston Five Cents Savings Bank in retail consumer lending and compliance. Michael is a 1989 graduate of Dartmouth College and was born and raised in Revere, Massachusetts, just north of Boston. He currently resides in Washington DC where PESC is headquartered.
Director of Membership Services
Jennifer Kim joined the P20W Education Standards Council in June of 2005. Jennifer serves as the director of membership services and the coordinator of programs at PESC. She acts as a liaison to PESC member contacts, maintaining day-to-day relations and communications with the membership. Jennifer also works to identify and initiate contact with organizations that are engaged in similar endeavors as PESC, or that have an interest in seeing standards implemented within the higher education community. In addition, Jennifer is responsible for organizing and coordinating all operational issues related to PESC's Annual Fall and Spring Summits. Jennifer received her undergraduate degree from George Mason University and currently resides in Vienna, Virginia.