Kathy Cheatham

Senior Vice President of Student Finance
Education Corporation of America Virginia College
Birmingham, AL

Biography: Kathy Cheatham currently serves as Senior Vice President of Student Finance for ECA. Kathy joined ECA in March of 2004. She has 30 years of educational and leadership experience. Prior to joining ECA she owned and operated her own business. She began her career in education in 1985 as a Campus Director. She later went on to serve as the Corporate Financial Aid Director. Since 2004 she has held several positions with ECA to include Director of Student Accounts, Director of Compliance for Student Finance, and Vice President of Student Finance. In her current role she oversees some 250+ employees in the ECA Student Finance organization. The organization consists of campus staff in over 36 campus locations, a call center and a central processing facility.