Meet the Team

Jonathan Sparling

VP Strategic Partnerships

Jonathan Sparling has over 10 years of experience providing financial literacy to families. He’s worked for Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts, the national non-profit organization American Student Assistance, and the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority where he served as associate director.

At CollegeWell, Jonathan works closely with our member colleges, ensuring schools are engaged participants in Private College 529 Plan. He identifies and develops key external partnerships, most notably with financial advisors, and represents the CW brands at national events and conferences. As an industry expert, Jonathan is frequently interviewed and quoted in the media and contributes regularly to our educational content.

Jonathan holds the following professional designations:

  • Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC) through the Association for Financial Counseling, Planning and Education (AFCPE)
  • Certified College Financial Consultant (CCFC) through the American Institute of Certified College Financial Consultants (AICCFC)
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