Temeka Easter

Director, Social Media
Sallie Mae
Newark, DE

Biography: Temeka Easter serves as the Director of Social Media for Sallie Mae. She oversees a social media program that drives positive conversation and engagement on the topics of saving, planning and paying for college. Temeka joined Sallie Mae in 2006 as the Senior Institutional Relationship Manager for the Missouri and Indiana state-sponsored 529 college savings plans. In this role, Temeka was responsible for grass root marketing efforts, community and employer outreach to promote 529 plans to businesses and individuals. Her keen understanding of financing higher education makes her a valuable resource. Prior to joining Sallie Mae, Temeka served as a manager at Edward Jones within several divisions including Service and Operations. Temeka has 16 years of experience in the financial services industry and six years working with 529 plans exclusively. She has a Masters in Human Resource Management from Keller Graduate School.