Derek Kindle has been named director of the Office of Student Financial Aid at UW–Madison. Kindle has served since 2014 as executive director of student financial services at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Previously, he served for six years as director of financial aid and has held numerous other roles at Howard, including assistant director for compliance.Continue reading
I am very pleased to announce that Dr. Phillip "Flapp" Cockrell has accepted the position of Associate Vice President/Dean of Students effective April 4, 2016. Dr. Cockrell has a broad range of experience in student affairs. He served most recently as Vice Provost for Student Affairs/Dean of Students at Jackson State University in Mississippi. Prior to that, he served at Mississippi University for Women, The Ohio State University and Florida International University.Continue reading
Santa Clara University announced the appointment of Nancy Merz as Dean of University Financial Aid Services. She will succeed Richard Toomey, who retired from his role as dean after 40 years in the position. Merz comes to SCU from Loyola University Chicago, where she served as director of financial aid, and brings 15 years of experience in financial aid services.
Daniel López Jr. has been hired as Northeastern Illinois University’s next Vice President for Student Affairs.
López, who currently serves as associate vice president for Student Affairs, has more than 20 years of demonstrated success in higher education administration in both academic and student support services. His appointment will take effect on Jan. 1, 2016.