Board of Directors
Rebecca Travnichek is a Family Financial Education Specialist with University of Missouri Extension. She has been a member of AFCPE® since 1999. Dr. Travnichek’s involvement with AFCPE® includes Electronic Communications Committee Co-Chair, Conference Program Chair, The Standard Committee, Conference Proceedings Editor, Conference Planning Committee, Extension Preconference Planning Committee, and Exhibits Chair. She completed her AFC® certification in 2001.
Over the past two years, she has reviewed and scored applications for the Military Spouse Fellowship Program on behalf of AFCPE®. Dr. Travnichek began the online Personal Financial Planning Graduate Certificate Program in August, through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance, to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination.
Dr. Travnichek has participated in leadership development programs at the state and national levels. She was involved in the initial proposal development of the Financial Security for All Community of Practice with eXtension and continues to be involved through several roles. She is active in the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences at the national and state levels, serving in multiple leadership roles. For the past three years, Dr. Travnichek has been the Editor of the Journal of the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.