Conference Partners

Conference Partners 2017-07-21T11:26:09+00:00

Stuart Harris

AXA has been helping families and businesses take small, manageable steps toward financial security since 1859. As a leading provider of retirement savings products and services, AXA is committed to getting its clients, and your employees, get “retirement ready.” AXA is one of the nation’s leading providers of annuities, consumer life insurance and related financial services.

Jim Yale

Horace Mann is an insurance and financial services company that is committed to helping educators achieve financial success. We help identify existing resources and savings opportunities to fund financial goals. By reducing or eliminating student loan debt, securing classroom funding and finding savings through insurance program reviews, we work to maximize educators’ hard-earned dollars and help develop a path to a successful financial future.

Dwight Jones

Michael Pujol

McGraw-Hill Education is a learning science company that delivers personalized learning experiences that help students, parents, educators and professionals improve results. McGraw-Hill Education has offices across North America, India, China, Europe, the Middle East and South America, and makes its learning solutions available in nearly 60 languages.

Patricia Gagnon

Naviance by Hobsons is a comprehensive college and career readiness solution that helps middle and high school students identify their strengths, explore careers, create individualized academic plans and match to best-fit postsecondary institutions.
Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. AASA, The School Superintendents Association and National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) have formed an exclusive, national partnership that provides public school districts access to more than 200 national competitively solicited contract purchasing solutions. NJPA will help K-12 schools better leverage national volume contract pricing on multiple areas of procurement to include school supplies, technology, maintenance supplies and equipment, furniture and facility construction projects. NJPA offers schools throughout the nation the best overall contract purchasing solutions and services available. NJPA has competitively solicited and awarded contracts on behalf of 50,000 members. Not only does this create volume benefits, but this also attracts solicitations from nationally acclaimed vendors. School districts can avoid duplicating the bid process by accessing NJPA’s nationally awarded contract opportunities. Let NJPA introduce you to the simple, streamlined and cost-effective steps to contract purchasing.

For partnership opportunities surrounding NCE, please contact Heidi Schmidt, Director of Strategic Partnerships:  hschmidt@aasa.org or 703-635-4089.