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 (he/him) 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 filipsle@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Anna Johnson johnsan6@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Katelyn Johnson johnske8@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Student Employment View
Wendy Johnston johnstow@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Assistant View
Gregory Mason masongre@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Melissa McCullough mccullme@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid View
Stephanie Menendez menendst@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Joseph Montney montney1@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Yisel Mora morayi@gvsu.edu Financial Aid Counselor View
Samantha Mulder muldesam@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Jenna Poll pollj@gvsu.edu Partnership Coordinator View
Ben Rhodes rhodesbe@gvsu.edu Associate Director of Financial Aid View
Michelle Rhodes rhodesmi@gvsu.edu Associate Vice President for Financial Aid View
Alfany Rosales-Muro rosaleal@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid View
Lyndsey Schab schably@gvsu.edu Thompson Scholars Coordinator View
Katie Shuert shuertka@gvsu.edu Office Coordinator View
Ashlee Thayer thayeras@gvsu.edu Assistant Director of Financial Aid 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
Esi Jennifer Aniwa (she/her) Graduate Assistant View
Miranda Bette Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Lydia Coppock Financial Aid Student Assistant View
Molly Fenn (she/her) Phonebank Student Assistant View
Carrie Finholm Student Employment Student Assistant View
Cally Goodman Financial Aid Student Assistant View
La'Cier Green (she/her) Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Sydney Hartmann (she/they) Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Raegan Holek (she/her) Graduate Assistant View
Katie Jones (she/her) Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Jeannie Kane (she/her) Graduate Assistant View
Megan Moma Student Employment Student Assistant View
Mandy Nelson (she/her) Graduate Assistant View
Paulie Robinson-Stevens (they/them) Graduate Assistant View
Joy Spann (she/her) Phone Bank Student Assistant View
Bach Thoi (he/him) MoneySmart Mentor View
Kat Vann (she/her) Phone Bank Student Assistant View


Page last modified May 19, 2022