The Financial Literacy Coalition of Central Texas (FLCCT) is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation whose members come from all walks of life- public and private, individual and organization- but are united by the same goal: to promote community prosperity by providing unbiased financial education. FLCCT believes that since we all handle money, we should all understand money.
A thriving financially stable community with access to education and resources to make informed financial decisions.
Our core values
Commitment Respect Empowerment Integrity
“Experian supports FLCCT because we believe in the work they do in educating our community. As part of Experian’s overarching sustainability work we believe in investing in our communities to help create a better tomorrow”
— Carol Urton, Director of Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Experian
Sustaining PARTNER SPOTLIGHT
The FLCCT is grateful to have the support of various organizations in the community. Their generous contributions allow us to continue our mission to provide financial education and resources to low income families who are often neglected and the most vulnerable.
Thank you for your support ♥
Meet the Team
Lourdes is a journalist and holds a BS degree in Communications. She worked in several newspapers and PR firms in Lima, Peru. Because of her work in politics and Social Issues she has always been involved in philanthropic causes. After moving to the USA, she has published as a freelance writer for the newspaper Ahora Si! and also worked as a Hotel Management Consultant.
Lourdes started to volunteer at a young age and in Austin, she has served as a Board Member for local non-profits and organizations including Seton Hospitals where she was Editor in Chief of Brackenridge newsletter and People’s Community Clinic where she served as Vice Chair. She is an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and when not writing she spends her free time traveling and dining out.
Email Lourdes at LZuniga@flcct.org
Born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, Daryan moved to Austin in 2012, where she earned her B.A. in Sociology from Southwestern University. She works part-time for Bravely, a for-profit financial literacy platform for women in the Austin area, and is working towards Accredited Financial Counseling (AFC) certification. On her days off, you can catch her at her local haunts: Figure 8, El Caribe, and AFS Cinema.
Why FLCCT: Knowledge is power! I feel that to my core and volunteer with FLCCT to spread knowledge and empower my community. No matter one’s income, the best financial game plan includes the right tools and an encouraging teacher, guide, or friend to make the tough subjects manageable. I’m proud of FLCCT’s commitment to top-notch youth and adult education in our area.
Lynn Jano is a Sr. Project Manager at Charles Schwab. Currently she is working for the trading organization managing a regulatory project. She has spent her career in the financial industry managing data centers, building trading floors, and integrating small companies into a larger infrastructure. Currently Lynn is a co-chair of WINS (Women Interactive Network at Schwab). Lynn is a past board member of Austin Women in Technology serving as secretary and director of membership. She has volunteered for FLCCT since January 2019. In her spare time, she enjoys learning, reading, movies, and cooking.
Kylie Riebe was born and raised in Boise, Idaho, and graduated from Boise State University. After spending several years working for a FinTech company in her home town, she packed her bags and headed to Texas. Kylie currently works at Dimensional Fund Advisors, an $600B Investment Manager. As a Project Manager at DFA, she works with all departments in the company to drive firm-wide initiatives and facilitate the launch of new products. Kylie is passionate about improving the lives of those less fortunate, and she is particularly interested in improving the financial literacy of those in the greater Austin area. When she isn’t at work or helping out the community, she is usually on a restaurant patio with her fiancé and their dog Brixton.