Meet Our Team

Chalese Connors, director

Chalese Connors
BH 107
(940) 898-3511

Chalese became the director of TWU’s Student Financial Literacy initiative on January 2, 2020, completing more than 18 years as the school’s Director of Athletics. She was named Outstanding Director in the Division of Student Life in 2018, and has been with TWU for 25 years overall. She proposed the creation of the Student Money Management Center which was approved by Chancellor Feyten in October 2020. Strategic planning followed along with the hiring of the SMMC’s first Coordinator and the establishment of a peer educator group, the Maroon Money Mentors. Chalese is a member of the Higher Education Financial Wellness Alliance (HEFWA), and the Texas Association of Collegiate Financial Education Professionals (TACFEP). A proud native Texan and graduate of Southern Methodist University, she enjoys spending time with her family as well as volunteering in the community.

Gabby Pringle

Gabrielle Pringle-Onwunaka, M.Ed., CPF
BH 108
(940) 898-4053

An Alabama native, Gabby earned her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Montevallo in 2015. She went on to earn her M.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of North Texas in 2018. While at UNT, Gabby served as the graduate assistant in their Student Money Management Center for one year. She has given financial presentations and provided one-on-one budgeting sessions as an AmeriCorps member, Bibb County Career Academy’s Career and Technical Coach, and as the founder of The Budgeting Boss. Gabby is thrilled to bring her talents to Texas Woman’s University.

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