Financial Aid Staff Listing

Renae DesRochers

Renae DesRochers

  • Assistant Director

Specialties

  • Administer and monitor university and donor-funded scholarship programs.
  • Primary contact for specialized scholarship programs, including Working Families, Annexstad, and Detroit Promise Scholarships
  • Perform analysis functions of FAFSA information.
Tonia Dunn

Tonia Dunn

  • Administrative Aide
  • Provide administrative and customer service support for the Student Financial Services Center
  • Receive and process student tuition, rent, health insurance, and scholarship payments
  • Process Enrollment Deposits for prospective students
  • Process MTU Department Deposits, Accounts Receivable, and Sponsored Project Payment
  • Payment Plan enrollment and processing
Linda Fontaine

Linda Fontaine

  • Associate Director

Specialties

  • Administer the federal financial aid programs including the Pell Grant Program (PELL).
  • Coordinate the need-analysis delivery cycle and verification.
  • Coordinate the professional discretion and adjustment policies.
  • Participate in general financial aid counseling.
Suzanne Kamper

Suzanne Kamper

  • Administrative Aide

Specialties

  • Provide professional and administrative support to the financial aid staff.
  • Process scholarships coming from non-Michigan Tech resources i.e. high school, community scholarships.
  • Review and approve payroll.
  • Coordinate office activities, equipment, and schedules.
  • Manage department budget.
Katie Lucca

Katie Lucca

  • Financial Aid Manager

Specialties

  • Monitor and Administer the Federal Work Study Program
  • Assist with administering university donor funded scholarship programs
  • Meet and counsel students looking to Study Abroad
  • Meet with prospective and current students answering financial aid questions.
  • Perform analysis functions of FAFSA information
Keith Machiela

Keith Machiela

  • Director of Accounts Receivable

Areas of Responsibility

  • Overseeing and directing student accounts
  • Managing the cashier's office
  • Assessing tuition/fees
  • Generating student billings
  • Communicating with students/parents regarding student bills
Andrew Miles

Andrew Miles

  • Senior Financial Aid Manager

Specialties

  • Monitor and interpret best practices and legislative updates and advise leadership on action needed to maintain compliance
  • Administer Satisfactory Progress
  • Meet with prospective and current students answering financial aid questions
  • Perform analysis functions of FAFSA information
Derrick Morris

Derrick Morris

  • Financial Aid Manager

Specialties

  • Administer the Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver
  • Administer State of Michigan Programs
  • Meet with prospective and current students answering financial aid questions
  • Perform analysis functions of FAFSA information
Jari Sague

Jari Sague

  • Financial Aid Manager

Specialties

  • Administer Federal Direct Loan Program.
  • Certify private/alternative educational loans.
  • Counsel students and families regarding loan programs and eligibility.
  • Perform analysis functions of FAFSA information.
Heidi Schaaf

Heidi Schaaf

  • Administrative Aide
  • Provide administrative and customer service support for the Student Financial Services Center
  • Receive and process student tuition, rent, health insurance, and scholarship payments
  • Process Enrollment Deposits for prospective students
  • Process MTU Department Deposits, Accounts Receivable, and Sponsored Project Payments
  • Payment Plan enrollment and processing