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About the Center

The Personal Money Management Center provides a competent and confidential atmosphere where students can have access to accredited counseling services, quality financial education and appropriate tools to achieving lifelong successful financial outcomes.

The Personal Money Management Center at the University of Utah was originally created in 2011 to provide financial counseling for students. 


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Ann C. House

Ann: Ann House is a certified financial counselor and educator. She established the Personal Money Management Center in 2011 as a resource for students. She wants the University students to learn to become savvy consumers as they will be making dozens of consumer-financial decisions each day throughout their lives. Ann is also an amateur astronomer, spending her summers in southern Utah gazing at the night sky.

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Tiffany Davis
Assistant Director

Tiffany is a U Alumni who studied financial planning. She has worked at the Personal Money Management Center for 5 years. She is an accredited financial counselor and an IRS certified tax preparer and VITA volunteer. She enjoys camping, spending time with her daughter and is always planning her next vacation.



Alyson Palmer
Administrative Assistant

Alyson is a recent graduate from the University of Utah in Exercise Sports Science with a minor in nutrition. Although she is not working in the fitness wellness field, she finds it very important to learn about finances. Alyson has been working here for 2 years and will continue to be here for the next couple of years. In her free time she enjoys being active, trying new foods, traveling, and videography.

Viridiana Najera
Graduate Assistant

Viri graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelors in Sociology, and Human Development and Family Studies in 2017.  Viri is currently a Graduate student for the Education, Leadership, and Policy with an emphasis in student affairs program here at the U of U.  Her passion for higher education started when she was in grade school. Her interest include being outdoors, traveling, food, exploring and advocating for social justice.

Jake Nixon
Peer Mentor

Jake Nixon has recently started his college career here at the U. He is in the Business Scholars Program and is loving it. He enjoys meeting new people and helping them set and achieve goals. Jake learned the importance of setting goals when he embarked on his journey to the Middle East and learned how to communicate with the locals in the Armenian language. He learned that a big task can be solved with small and simple solutions. Jake enjoys in his free time everything outdoors.

Larry Norris
Peer Mentor

Larry is a senior here at the U and studying marketing. He loves it here at the PMMC! Larry loves finance and likes to help students learn simple principals to wealth building and help them to become financially fit. One day he hopes to become a certified financial counselor and help students as he has been helped. He likes outdoor activities, has his own skateboard company and his lifelong goal is to be an entrepenuer.

Zach Fraizer
Peer Mentor

Zach is a senior here at the U and is majoring in Consumer and Community Studies with an emphasis in Financial planning. He finds his education to be applicable to every day life and wishes to put his knowledge to work by assisting other students with financial decisions. Zach looks forward to starting a family with his wife after graduation and enjoys playing sports, outdoor recreation and fixing his own vehicles. When his busy schedule doesn’t permit him to get outdoors, he spends his time getting in touch with his sentimental side by watching dramas with his wife.

Kevin Lounsbury
Peer Mentor

Kevin is a senior studying financial planning. Kevin’s passion for finance along with the desire to help fellow students achieve their financial goals and establish financial stability and literacy make for a perfect fit here at the PMMC! In his free time, Kevin enjoys golfing, hiking, watching sports and spending time with friends and family.


Find Us

Personal Money Management Center
A. Ray Olpin University Union, RM 317
200 S Central Campus Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

(801) 585-7379



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Last Updated: 5/9/19