Wendy Bhagat

Director, Product Marketing & Delivery Group

Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

Wendy Bhagat is the Director of the Product Marketing & Delivery Group at Federal Student Aid (FSA). Federal Student Aid provides more than $120 billion in grants, loans and work-study funds to students every year. Wendy leads a team of individuals dedicated to raising awareness about the availability of federal student aid and loan repayment options along with engaging with FSA customers. The Group offers support and guidance through multiple communication channels including websites, social media, email; text/push notifications, paid media, webinars, and in-person events. The team also provides tools and resources for individuals and organizations assisting students and borrowers through the financial aid process. Prior to her work at FSA, Wendy served as a Senior Vice-President at First Book, an international nonprofit. Wendy has a J.D. from Catholic University of America and a B.A. from the University of Virginia. With two children in college, Wendy has gone through the financial aid process as a parent!