Community and Business Engagement Manager
Leigh Bienkowski has over 20 years of business experience leading large-scale business transformations through comprehensive analyses, strategic planning and project management for nonprofit organizations as well as web-based companies. She is a PFE Certified Debt Management Professional through the Financial Counseling Association of America.
As a Community and Business Engagement Manager she assists in bringing financial education initiatives to the community. Her mission is to generate awareness about personal finance issues to the business community and their constituents. She serves the community by presenting seminars, coordinating financial wellness programs and providing financial educational tools.
In 2005, her sound business consulting and operational expertise helped to successfully launch a nationwide Internet-based software platform, providing credit counseling courses, debtor education courses and services for attorneys, agencies and consumers who were considering bankruptcy. Ms. Bienkowski also assisted in creating multi-million-dollar revenue annually for the start-up company by championing the creation and implementation of interactive educational courses for an online bankruptcy software platform. This platform, provided (EOUST) approved certificates of both Pre-filing Credit Counseling and Pre-discharge Debtor Education to more than 1.2 million individuals. Ms. Bienkowski holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management from Springfield College.