Dr. Jesse Ketterman is a financial literacy educator for University of Maryland Extension. He serves the western cluster that includes Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties. His combination of experience and education are ideal for community based education. His programmatic efforts focus on financial and health insurance literacy. After obtaining a bachelor's degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College, he pursued Masters Degrees in Business and Education from Frostburg State University. He earned his Doctorate in Education from Touro University International. After September 11, 2001, he proudly served in the United States Army Reserve in Operation Noble Eagle. His honors include the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award from Frostburg State University, the Mid-Level Professional Award from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, and the VIP by 40 from the Maryland Daily Record.