Student loan marketplace, College Ave Student Loans, announced on Monday it has appointed Dena Glaeser as its new Chief Legal Officer.
College Ave reported that prior to joining the marketplace’s team, Glaeser served as the Fintech and Digital Banking attorney for Fifth Third Bank, N.A., where she specialized in fintech-bank partnerships, consumer lending, and retail banking. College Ave also noted that Glaeser has an extensive amount of consumer legal experience in student loan and mortgage lending, including several years as a litigator.
Speaking about the appointment, Joe DePaulo, CEO and Co-Founder of College Ave Student Loans, stated:
“We are thrilled to welcome Dena to our team. Through her incredible legal background in fintech, consumer lending, retail banking and student loans, Dena brings deep industry expertise to our company. Her leadership will be invaluable as we continue to grow in higher education financing.”
Glaeser then added:
“College Ave is on the forefront of higher education financing, and I am honored to join such a strong team and company. Student lending is a dynamic industry, and I’m excited to help College Ave continue on its trajectory of growth.”