PhD, University of Missouri.
Starla Ivey, PhD is an assistant teaching professor in the Personal Financial Planning Department at the University of Missouri. She teaches the introductory personal and family finance course in the undergraduate program for the department. She has taught for Oklahoma State University and Columbia College in Columbia, Missouri. She has both her BS and MS from the Department of Personal Financial Planning and PhD in Education; all from the University of Missouri. Before working as an assistant teaching professor, she worked several years as an academic counselor and also an instructional technology assistant. She has worked for such entities as the University Outreach and Extension, State Farm Mutual Insurance, Shelter Insurance, the State of Missouri-accounting department, and Missouri Division of Highway Safety. She is married to Patrick Ivey and they have two daughters, Paisli and Serena.