About Us

Our mission is to offer support and resources which provide access for students to pursue an education through:

  • A staff dedicated to innovative, proactive solutions
  • Identifying, creating, and delivering resources through personal counseling and outreach efforts to provide a financial plan for families

Our vision is to be the leader in providing the greatest customer service experience. We will make a Grand Valley State University education affordable, one student at a time.

 

For any questions feel free to visit our contact us page. 

Annual Reports for the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships can be found here


Our Staff

Our Staff

First Name Last Name Email Title
Kelly Berg bergkell@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Erin Braginton braginer@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Assistant View
Nicholas Bromley bromleni@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Javier Carrillo carrilja@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor/Admissions Counselor View
Danielle Carter cartedan@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid View
Susan Dix dixsu@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Assistant View
Leigha Filips Financial Aid Counselor View
Yug Gill gillyu@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Student Employment View
Melissa Horning horninme@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid View
Anna Johnson johnsan6@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Katelyn Johnson johnske8@gvsu.edu Student Employment Assistant View
Wendy Johnston johnstow@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Assistant View
Stephanie Menendez menendst@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Joseph Montney montney1@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Samantha Mulder muldesam@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Jenna Poll pollj@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Ben Rhodes rhodesbe@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid View
Michelle Rhodes rhodesmi@gvsu.edu Associate Vice President for Financial Aid View
Alfany Rosales-Muro rosaleal@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Lyndsey Schab schably@gvsu.edu Thompson Scholars Coordinator View
Katie Shuert shuertka@gvsu.edu Office Coordinator View
Ashlee Thayer thayeras@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Maryelise White whitema1@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Scholarships View
Anne Zalud zaluda@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Assistant View

Our Student Assistants

Our Student Assistants

First Name Last Name Title
Miranda Bette Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Micah Bykerk Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Lydia Coppock Financial Aid Student Assistant View
Carrie Finholm Student Employment Student Assistant View
Cally Goodman Financial Aid Student Assistant View
Ashlyn Kurtz Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Megan Moma Student Employment Student Assistant View
Kat Vann Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Emilee Walsh Phone Bank Student Assistant View


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