Whitney Stewart
Whitney Stewart

Whitney Stewart

VP, Product Management, Higher One's


Whitney Stewart is responsible for Higher One’s Product Management organization and strategy. Higher One provides payment acceptance and disbursement solutions to higher education clients to help drive operational efficiencies for those organization as well as offer robust payment solutions for their students.

Whitney, who has more than 15 years of technology and financial services industry experience, joined Higher One in March 2013. Prior to joining Higher One, Whitney was responsible for SunTrust Bank’s Mass Market Consumer Segment strategy as well as the bank’s value added services product organization which includes debit, prepaid, overdraft and all other consumer fee income products. Prior to joining SunTrust, Whitney ran Discover Network’s Brand and Communications organization for Discover Financial Services. She has also held senior management positions in Marketing, Product Management, and Business Strategy at Carreker, Bank of America, eFunds Corporation and Deluxe Corporation.

Whitney has served on the Steering Committee of the US EMV Migration Forum, the MasterCard Debit Advisory Board, the MasterCard Point of Interaction Advisory Board, the STAR Network Advisory Board, the Accel Exchange Advisory Council, the Deluxe Corporation Collaborative, the Consumer Bankers Association Interchange Working Group, and the Financial Services Roundtable Interchange Working Group.

Whitney earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri and an MBA from the University of Texas.