Sandy Cinelli, senior director of education for NEACH, brings a unique perspective to her role as a payments educator. Prior to joining NEACH in 2015, Sandy worked in banking for more than 18 years. She began her career as a teller at Bridgewater Savings Bank before moving into an operational role as assistant operations officer in 2006. Most recently, she worked for Virginia National Bank, serving as vice president and operations officer. Sandy is a certified Accredited ACH Professional (2008), a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (2015), a Certified National Check Professional (2016), an Accredited Payments Risk Professional (2018). She is also a certified Trainer for the National Check Professional Certification Exam.