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Staff Directory
Name Phone Email
Commissioner's Office
Larry Pogemiller, Commissioner(651)
Diane O'Connor, Deputy Commissioner(651)
Chris Hendrickson, Executive Assistant to the Commissioner(651)
Sandy Connolly, Director of Communications(651)
Jen Fox, Communications Associate(651)
Kat Klima, Communications Assistant(651)
Financial Aid
For general questions about eligibility requirements, transcripts, application process, institutional reports and financial aid administration call (651) 642-0567 or (800) 657-3866
Meghan Flores, State Grant program(651)
Nancy Johnson, Program Assistant, State Financial Aid(651)
Brenda Larter, Program Assistant, State Financial Aid(651)
Jodi Rouland, Program Assistant, State Financial Aid(651)
Marilyn Kosir, SELF Loan program(651)
Marilyn Doriott, SELF Loan program(651)
Sheila Price, SELF Loan program(651)
Andrew Wold, SELF Loan program(651)
Megan FitzGibbon, Minnesota GI Bill, Minnesota Indian Scholarship(651)
Research and Policy
Alexandra Djurovich, Student enrollment data(651)
Meredith Fergus, State Grant data and analysis(651)
Nichole Sorenson, Research Analyst(651)
Thomas Sanford, Finance and Accountability Manager(651)
Shaun Williams-Wyche, Research Analyst(651)
Nekey Oliver, Legislative Liaison(651)
Private Institution Registration and Licensing
Betsy Talbot, Manager(651)
Jason Curry, Curriculum and Programs(651)
Kimberly Seamon, Regulation and Monitoring(651)
Brian Geraghty, Administrator(651)
Robert Helgeson, Auditing, Minnesota College Savings Plan(651)
Human Resources
Lynne Richárd, Human Resources(651)
Nancy Walters, Teacher quality grants, Intervention for College Attendance program, counseling grants(651)
Marcio Thompson, Outreach Coordinator(651)
Office Administration
Tim Geraghty, Chief Financial Officer(651)
Danette Jerry, Finance(651)
Joe Valasek, Information Technology Services(651)