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Leadership
Section Index
Current Leadership (sorted alphabetically, followed by position and/or committee assignment)
Executive Board | Committees | Leadership Archives
  • Executive Board - Minutes & Reports
    The Executive Council is composed of elected officers of the Association and performs the functions of the Association between meetings of the membership. These functions include assisting with the planning and execution of Association activities, allocating Association resources to those activities, authorizing and monitoring Association expenditures, determining Association policies and procedures, and discussing issues related to the work of the Association. The elected officers that sit on the Council are the President, Immediate Past President, President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, Treasurer-Elect (every other year), and Segmental Vice-Presidents for Public Four Year institutions, Private (Independent) institutions, Community Colleges, and Proprietary schools. The Executive Council generally meets quarterly between June 1 and the following May 31.
    Mark Diestler, President
    Senior Associate Director
    University of Oregon
    1278 University of Oregon
    Eugene, OR 97403
    Phone: (541) 346-8945
    Email: diestler@uoregon.edu


    Anastacia M Dillon, President-Elect
    Director
    Lewis & Clark College
    0615 SW Palatine Hill Road
    Portland, OR 97219
    Phone: (503) 768-7090
    Fax: (503) 768-7074
    Email: adillon@lclark.edu


    Jennifer S Knight, Past President
    Associate Director of Financial Aid
    Linfield College
    900 SE Baker Street
    McMinnville, OR 97128
    Phone: (503) 883-2556
    Fax: (503) 883-2486
    Email: jknight@linfield.edu


    Karen H Ash, Vice President - Community College
    Financial Aid Advisor
    Lane Community College
    4000 E. 30th Ave
    Eugene, OR 97405
    Phone: (541) 463-5347
    Fax: (541) 463-3983
    Email: ashk@lanecc.edu


    Lauren Patterson , Vice President - Proprietary School
    Director of Financial Services
    Art Institute of Portland
    1122 NW Davis Street
    Portland, OR 97209
    Phone: (503) 382-4783
    Email: lspatterson@aii.edu


    Jacob H Logan, Vice President - Public 4 Year
    Financial Aid Advisor
    Oregon State University
    218 Kerr Adminstration Bldg
    Financial Aid
    Corvallis, OR 97331-2120
    Phone: (541) 737-2208
    Email: jacob.logan@oregonstate.edu


    Jessica M Kelly, Vice President - Private 4 Year
    Financial Aid Counselor
    Reed College
    3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard
    Portland , OR 97202
    Phone: (503) 777-7223
    Email: jkelly@reed.edu


    Lloyd M Mueller, Secretary
    Director Of Financial Aid
    Clatsop Community College
    1651 Lexington Avenue
    Astoria, OR 97103
    Phone: (503) 338-2412
    Email: lmueller@clatsopcc.edu


    Stacie Englund, Treasurer
    Assistant Director of Financial Aid
    Pacific University
    2043 College Way
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    Phone: (503) 352-2858
    Fax: (503) 352-2940
    Email: stacie@pacificu.edu


    Russell Seidelman, Treasurer-Elect
    Assistant Director
    University of Portland
    5000 N. Willamette Blvd.
    Portland, OR 97203
    Phone: (503) 943-7311   Ext: x8177
    Fax: (503) 943-7508
    Email: russell@up.edu


  • Committees
    • Annual Conference - Minutes & Reports
      The Annual Conference Committee plans the Annual Conference usually held in late January or early February. Planning begins one year before the conference with the President's announcement during the Annual Conference of the committee chair and/or co-chair. This committee is typically the largest, having 10 to 15 members.
      Ashley J Coleman, Co-Chair
      Assistant Director of Financial Aid
      University of Oregon
      1278 University of Oregon
      Eugene, OR 97403
      Phone: (541) 346-1158
      Email: ashleyjo@uoregon.edu


      Shauna E Harper, Co-Chair
      Financial Aid & Scholarship Counselor
      University of Oregon
      1278 University of Oregon
      260 Oregon Hall
      Eugene, OR 97403
      Phone: (541) 346-9138
      Email: sharper2@uoregon.edu


      Carlos A Villarroel, Co-Chair
      Associate Corporate Director of Financial Aid
      Pioneer Pacific College
      1631 SW Jefferson St.
      Portland, OR 97201
      Phone: (971) 386-5223
      Email: carlos.villarroel@pioneerpacific.edu


      Committee Members:
      Cassie Copeland - University of Oregon
      Karinda L Decker - Southern Oregon University
      Peter E Goss - Portland Community College
      Diana Hoff - The Renaissance Foundation
      Brian A Hultgren - Oregon State University
      Abril L Hunt - Educational Credit Management
      Jessica M Kelly - Reed College
      Gregory Kerr - Educational Credit Management
      Aaron T King - Chemeketa Community College
      Brandy N Kinsey - Southern Oregon University
      Deborah K O'Dea - Southern Oregon University
      Russell Seidelman - University of Portland
      Katie A Stone - American College of Healthcare Sciences
      Lacie Tolle - Office of Student Access and Completion
      Sarajane L Viemeister - Columbia Gorge Community College
      Desiree A Woodruff - Lane Community College
    • Archives - Minutes & Reports
      The Archives Committee keeps historical records of OASFAA including lists of past officers, committee chairs and members and award winners. Significant memorabilia, including documents, photos and trinkets may be stored by the Archives Committee for purposes of documenting the history of OASFAA. Additionally, this committee helps keep track of the property owned by OASFAA.
      Elisa R Lais, Chair
      Financial Aid Advisor
      Lane Community College
      4000 E 30th Ave
      Eugene, OR 97405
      Phone: (541) 463-5346
      Email: laise@lanecc.edu


    • Communications - Minutes & Reports
      The Communications Committee produces a bi-annual publication for the benefit of OASFAA's members and colleagues, containing news and information of relevance to participants in the financial aid industry throughout Oregon. An Editorial Board, consisting of the President, Past-President, President-Elect and other volunteers, consults with the Newsletter Editor routinely and reviews each issue prior to publication. The Editor communicates with the membership regarding the Newsletter, encourages news submissions, tracks usage and placement of advertising, communicates with elected Officers and other Chairpersons regarding events and programs, invites advice and opinions from the Editorial Board, recruits volunteers, and reports to the EC regularly on the goals and achievements of the Communications Committee.
      Rachael L Kloke, Chair
      Financial Aid Counselor
      Concordia University
      2811 NE Holman St
      Portland, OR 97211
      Phone: (888) 244-5140   Ext: 303
      Fax: (503) 280-8688
      Email: rkloke@cu-portland.edu


      Anna M Hitchcock, Co-Chair
      Assistant Director
      Concordia University
      2811 NE Holman St.
      Portland, OR 97211
      Phone: (888) 628-2752   Ext: 302
      Email: ahitchcock@cu-portland.edu


      Committee Members:
      Ashley J Coleman - University of Oregon
      Anna M Hitchcock - Concordia University
      Amanda M Hopkins - Concordia University
      Jennifer S Knight - Linfield College
      Hallie J Price - Oregon State University
      Brian C Proctor - Umpqua Community College
      April L Roma - Concordia University
    • Equity and Inclusion Action - Minutes & Reports
      The Equity & Inclusion Committee is charged with incorporating equity and inclusion into all aspects of OASFAA. The committee is responsible for identifying and providing equity and inclusion resources to members in support of professional development, outreach, and to address issues in the field. The committee will work closely with the OASFAA Training, Conference, and Communications committees to ensure that equity, diversity, and inclusion related training and resources are incorporated into OASFAA. The President nominates the chair of the committee to the Executive Council for approval. Planning begins with the President's announcement during the Annual Conference of the committee chair and/or co-chair.
      Modesto E Gonzalez, Co-Chair
      Financial Aid Counselor
      Western University of Health Sciences
      200 E. Mullins Dr
      Lebanon, OR 97355
      Phone: (541) 259-0360
      Fax: (541) 259-0361
      Email: megonzalez@westernu.edu


      Jessica A Steinhebel, Co-Chair
      Scholarship Program Coordinator
      Oregon Community Foundation
      1221 SW Yamhill St, Suite 100
      Portland, OR 97205
      Phone: (503) 227-6846
      Email: jsteinhebel@oregoncf.org


      Committee Members:
      Jennifer Campbell - Portland State University
      Araceli Cruz - Lewis & Clark College
      Modesto E Gonzalez - Western University of Health Sciences
      Gregory Kerr - Educational Credit Management
      Romeo Lopez Gonzalez - Western Oregon University
      Sheila Yacob - Lewis & Clark College
    • Fund Development - Minutes & Reports
      The Fund Development Chair (or co-chairs) develops and maintains relationships with members of the lending community and other financial aid-related businesses active in Oregon to attract funding and encourage their participation in Association activities. The Fund Development Chair coordinates the receipt of funds according to the Fund Development pledge levels and fiscal calendar. The Fund Development Chair is also responsible for working with the Annual Conference Committee on the vendor area and table set-up.
      Suzie Petersen, Chair
      Assistant Director of Financial Aid
      Oregon Institute of Technology
      3201 Campus Drive
      Klamath Falls, OR 97601
      Phone: (541) 885-1280
      Fax: (541) 885-1024
      Email: suzet.petersen@oit.edu


    • FA 101/201 - Minutes & Reports
      The Financial Aid 101/201 Committee plans the Financial Aid 101/201 training held annually or semi-annually if interest warrants, which is defined as having 10 or more people register. Planning begins with the President's announcement during the Annual Conference of the committee chair and/or co-chair.
      Jennifer S Knight, Co-Chair
      Associate Director of Financial Aid
      Linfield College
      900 SE Baker Street
      McMinnville, OR 97128
      Phone: (503) 883-2556
      Fax: (503) 883-2486
      Email: jknight@linfield.edu


      Ryan M West, Co-Chair
      Director of Financial Aid & Veterans
      Chemeketa Community College
      4000 Lancaster Dr NE
      Salem, OR 97305
      Phone: (503) 399-2511
      Fax: (503) 399-5528
      Email: ryan.west@chemeketa.edu


      Committee Members:
      Kathleen Campbell - Chemeketa Community College
      Karinda L Decker - Southern Oregon University
      Mark Diestler - University of Oregon
      Peter E Goss - Portland Community College
      Elijah J Herr - Portland Community College
      Mary McGlothlan - Concordia University
      Lloyd M Mueller - Clatsop Community College
      Lauren Patterson - Art Institute of Portland
      Jennifer S Satalino - Educational Credit Management
      Breana J Sylwester - Central Oregon Community College
    • H.S. Counselor Training - Minutes & Reports
      The Training Committee serves as a resource for high school counselor training activities and provides training resources for other non-profit outreach activities. The Training Committee serves as a resource for standing OASFAA committees and chairs, identifying potential speakers, identifying and assessing training needs and developing ad-hoc training programs as needed.
      Jennifer S Satalino, Co-Chair
      Director
      Educational Credit Management
      4527 SW Coronado St
      Portland, OR 97219
      Phone: (503) 318-1521
      Email: Jsatalino@ecmc.org


      Molly Walsh, Co-Chair
      Financial Aid Counselor
      University of Portland
      5000 N Willamette Blvd
      Portland, OR 97203
      Phone: (503) 943-7384
      Email: walshm@up.edu


      Committee Members:
      Karinda L Decker - Southern Oregon University
      Jason W Hibbert - Eastern Oregon University
      Breana J Sylwester - Central Oregon Community College
    • Legislative - Minutes & Reports
      The Legislative committee reviews federal and state regulatory issues, develops recommendations concerning possible Association responses to those issues, and presents these recommendations to the Executive Council. The President nominates the chair of the committee to the Executive Council for approval. Planning begins with the President's announcement during the Annual Conference of the committee chair and/or co-chair. The chair nominates committee members, who are then approved by a vote of the Executive Council.
      Karen H Ash, Co-Chair
      Financial Aid Advisor
      Lane Community College
      4000 E. 30th Ave
      Eugene, OR 97405
      Phone: (541) 463-5347
      Fax: (541) 463-3983
      Email: ashk@lanecc.edu


      Susan R Degen, Co-Chair
      Manager, State Grants and Government Affairs
      Office of Student Access and Completion
      1500 Valley River Drive, Suite 100
      Eugene, OR 97401
      Phone: (541) 687-7400   Ext: 7451
      Fax: (541) 687-7414
      Email: Degen_s@osac.state.or.us


      Committee Members:
      Jennifer L Christensen - Columbia Gorge Community College
      Helen Y. Faith - Lane Community College
      Peter E Goss - Portland Community College
      Jacob H Logan - Oregon State University
      Ryan M West - Chemeketa Community College
    • Membership - Minutes & Reports
      The Membership Chair maintains and updates the database of Association members, and prepares and sends mailings as needed concerning membership issues. Duties include the collection of membership dues and forwarding these dues to the Treasurer. In addition, the Chair prepares lists and mailing labels when requested by the President or committee chairs.
      Joanne Leijon, Chair
      Financial Aid Counselor
      Pacific University
      2043 College Way
      Forest Grove, OR 97116
      Phone: (503) 352-2820
      Email: jleijon@pacificu.edu


      Committee Members:
      Joanne Leijon - Pacific University
    • Mentoring - Minutes & Reports
      The Mentoring Committee oversees the progress and activites of the Mentoring Program. Responsibilities of the committee include facilitating the design of OASFAA's Mentoring Program and identifying Mentoring Partners and connect them with Mentors during the Activity Year. Additional responsibilities include implementation of the mentoring program, based on accepted principles and effective examples for creating leadership development opportunities and fostering mentoring relationships and evaluating the effectiveness of the program and making recommendations for the future of the program.
      Mary McGlothlan, Chair
      Financial Aid Director
      Concordia University
      2811 NE Holman
      Portland, OR 97211
      Phone: (503) 280-8613
      Fax: (503) 280-8661
      Email: mmcglothlan@cu-portland.edu


    • OSAC Liaison - Minutes & Reports
      The OSAC Liaison is both an employee of the Commission and a member of the Association who attends meetings of the Executive Council, participates in the discussion of Association plans and activities, informs the Executive Council of Commission activities, and facilitates joint OASFAA/OSAC participation in various activities. The OSAC Liaison is appointed by the Executive Director of the Commission.
      Susan R Degen, Chair
      Manager, State Grants and Government Affairs
      Office of Student Access and Completion
      1500 Valley River Drive, Suite 100
      Eugene, OR 97401
      Phone: (541) 687-7400   Ext: 7451
      Fax: (541) 687-7414
      Email: Degen_s@osac.state.or.us


    • Site Selection - Minutes & Reports
      The Site Selection Committee has the responsibility to research sites for the annual conference across the state, visit the most likely candidates, and report back findings and recommendations to the Executive Council on a regular basis. Committee members will serve for at least a two year term, with members rotating out during different years so that there is continuity to the membership and goals. The chair of the committee is usually the past president. If asked the site selection committee could also research venues for summer drive in and OASFAA trainings.
      Jennifer S Knight, Chair
      Associate Director of Financial Aid
      Linfield College
      900 SE Baker Street
      McMinnville, OR 97128
      Phone: (503) 883-2556
      Fax: (503) 883-2486
      Email: jknight@linfield.edu


      Committee Members:
      Anastacia M Dillon - Lewis & Clark College
      Helen Y. Faith - Lane Community College
      Mary McGlothlan - Concordia University
      Suzie Petersen - Oregon Institute of Technology
      Carlos A Villarroel - Pioneer Pacific College
      Ryan M West - Chemeketa Community College
    • Summer Drive In - Minutes & Reports
      The Summer Drive-In Workshop Committee plans the Summer Drive-In Workshop, typically held in July or August. Planning begins with the President's announcement during the Annual Conference of the committee chair and/or co-chair. The chair or co-chairs select committee members, who are then approved by majority vote of the Executive Council.
      Stacie Englund, Co-Chair
      Assistant Director of Financial Aid
      Pacific University
      2043 College Way
      Forest Grove, OR 97116
      Phone: (503) 352-2858
      Fax: (503) 352-2940
      Email: stacie@pacificu.edu


      Jocelyn M Hubbs, Co-Chair
      Director of Financial Aid
      Northwest Christian University
      828 East 11th Avenue
      Eugene, OR 97401
      Phone: (541) 684-7291
      Fax: (541) 684-7323
      Email: jhubbs@nwcu.edu


      Committee Members:
      Casey G Craigie - Northwest Christian University
      Elijah J Herr - Portland Community College
      Leslie Limper - Pacific University
      Lauren Patterson - Art Institute of Portland
      Suzie Petersen - Oregon Institute of Technology
      Sandy M Sundstrom - Reed College
    • Technology - Minutes & Reports
      The Technology Committee is responsible for working with other committee chairs and Executive Council members to make sure the website information is current and accurate and for removing outdated/incorrect information. They are also responsible for communicating updates from other committees to the web servicer to update information in a timely manner or provide authorization for other OASFAA committee members to work with the web servicer liaison.
      Abril L Hunt, Chair
      Outreach Manager
      Educational Credit Management
      504 SE 96th Avenue
      Vancouver, WA 98664
      Phone: (808) 799-8230
      Email: ahunt@ecmc.org


      Committee Members:
      Joanne Leijon - Pacific University
      Shelle L Riehl - Western Seminary
    • Vendor Liaison - Minutes & Reports
      The Vendor Liaison represents the vendor members of OASFAA. The Vendor Liaison is a non-voting member of Executive Council who voices the concerns and interests of the vendor members of OASFAA in helping to develop and revise Association policies and procedures. The Vendor Liaison also disseminates information about Executive Council activities to the vendor members. This is not an elected position, selected instead by vendor members to represent them, and serving in the same time frame as other electedofficials (from annual conference to annual conference).
      Gregory Kerr, Chair
      School Relations Director
      Educational Credit Management
      3126 NE 62nd Ave.
      Portland, OR 97213
      Phone: (503) 334-5024
      Email: gkerr@ecmc.org


    • Volunteer Coordinator - Minutes & Reports
      The Volunteer Coordinator encourages membership involvement by communicating volunteer opportunities to the membership and coordinating the placement of volunteers. The Volunteer Coordinator works closely with the President and Committee Chairs to anticipate volunteer needs for committees and events and match interested volunteers with a position that fits their skills and abilities. This position also participates in the First Timer/Newcomers' session at the annual conference.
      Ashley J Coleman, Coordinator
      Assistant Director of Financial Aid
      University of Oregon
      1278 University of Oregon
      Eugene, OR 97403
      Phone: (541) 346-1158
      Email: ashleyjo@uoregon.edu





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