Financial Aid Staff

Shermain Reed
Shermain Reed


Shermain Reed | Director of Financial Aid

Job Description: Title IV Compliance, System Management, Federal and State Reporting, Department Operations Management

But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.  -2 Corinthians 12:9 (NIV)



Colby Caffey | Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Colby Caffey

Job Description: Return to Title IV, Federal and State Work Study, Refunds, Website, Project Management, Processing Functions

Show me your ways, Lord, teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long. -Psalm 25:4-5 (NIV)



Financial Aid Counselors

Jill Cagle | Financial Aid Counselor

Jill Cagle

Job Description: PELL, SEOG, SAP Appeals, BestSemester/Off-Campus Study, Registration Appeals, Non-Attendance, Cohort Scholarships, UG Attendance Updates, Notary

When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. -Psalm 56:3 (NIV)



Barbara Hudson | Financial Aid Counselor

Barbara Hudson

Job Description: Veteran Affairs Benefits, Department of Education Student Updates, Scholarship Notifications, TASFA Student Applications

I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. -Psalm 121:1-4 (NIV)


Geoffrey Miller | Financial Aid Counselor

Geoffrey Miller

Job Description: Athletics, Change in Circumstance Applications

Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me." -John 14:6 (NIV)





Akua Tufuor | Financial Aid Counselor

Akua Tufuor

Job Description: Fifth-Year Accounting Scholarship Program, Institutional Scholarships, General Financial Aid Counseling

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High
Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. (Psalm 91:1 NKJV)




Noemi Cortez | Financial Aid Counselor

Noemi Bravo

Job description: Private Loans, Federal Loans, HYBL Scholarship, Tuition Exchange Liaison, General Financial Aid Counseling

For nothing will be impossible with God. -Luke 1:37 (ESV)





Financial Aid Coordinators

Brett Hawkins | Technical Coordinator

Brett Hawkins



Job Description: System Support

But those who hope in the Lord
    will renew their strength.
They will soar on wings like eagles;
    they will run and not grow weary,
they will walk and not be faint. -Isaiah 40:31 (NIV)

Nicholas Prda | Financial Aid Coordinator

Nick Prda

Job Description: Verification, Reporting, ISIRs, Award Letters

"Then he said to them all: 'Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny
themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me. For whoever
wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will save it.What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit their very self?'”  -Luke 9:23-25 (NIV)