Our Team


Department Title Name Email
       
Director Director of Financial Aid Douglas Tanner

dtanner@valdosta.edu

Customer Service
Customer Service Operations Manager Wanda Stracener wstracen@valdosta.edu
Process Operations
Process Operations Manager Julian Vickers jvickers@valdosta.edu
   
Counselors      
Associate Director Chad Daugherty cndaugherty@valdosta.edu
Counselor

Maranda Titus

amguest@valdosta.edu
Counselor Tanja Rouse trouse@valdosta.edu
       
Loans Assistant Director / Loan Coordinator Sandra Griffin sgriffin@valdosta.edu
  Loan Counselor Gwen Manning gemanning@valdosta.edu
 
Financial Aid Assistant I  
Jessica Deal jnbowen@valdosta.edu
   Financial Aid Assistant 1  Shontell Brown  shobrown@valdosta.edu
HOPE / Scholarships Assistant Director / Scholarship / HOPE Coordinator Donnell Davis dodavis@valdosta.edu
  HOPE / Scholarship Assistant Sharon Mashburn scarter@valdosta.edu
       
Work Study Work Study Coordinator Leroy Trower lrtrower@valdosta.edu
       
Veteran's Affairs Veteran's Affairs Coordinator Sandra DiPietro

sfdipietro@valdosta.edu

   Veteran's Affairs Assistant  Tanya Fontaine  tsfontaine@valdosta.edu
Financial Aid Assistants      
Financial Aid Assistant I Teresa Lohr finaid@valdosta.edu
Financial Aid Assistant I Amy Strickland finaid@valdosta.edu

 

       
 Reception Area Financial Aid Assistant I Jean Smith sjsmith@valdosta.edu
  Financial Aid Assistant I Patricia Thomas patrthomas@valdosta.edu
   

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