Joseph DePaulo


Joe DePaulo is chairman, CEO and co-founder of College Ave Student Loans.� Mr. DePaulo and his team founded College Ave in August 2014, setting out to make borrowing for college simple, clear and personalized.� Prior to College Ave Mr. DePaulo was CFO of Sallie Mae, where he increased shareholder value 45% and lead the company through a spin transaction.� He served as director of the company as well as director of the Sallie Mae Bank.� Earlier, Mr. DePaulo served as chief marketing officer, building the lending and deposit-taking franchise that would later become an independent bank following the spin.� He previously held executive positions at MBNA, including U.S. Card Group Executive. Joe received a AB degree from Georgetown University and an MBA degree from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College.��