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Sarah Asebedo

President-Elect and Board Member, Financial Therapy Association

Sarah Asebedo, Ph.D., CFP®, is an Assistant Professor of Personal Financial Planning with Texas Tech University. With 12 years of financial planning practitioner experience, her goal is to connect research and practice with a focus on the relationship between psychological attributes, financial conflicts, and financial behavior. Her work has been published in the Journal of Financial PlanningJournal of Financial TherapyJournal of Financial Counseling and Planning, and Financial Planning Review. Asebedo currently serves as President-Elect and board member for the Financial Therapy Association.


  • Ph.D., Kansas State University
  • Graduate Certificate, Kansas State University 
  • M.S., Kansas State University