Director of Financial Aid
California State University, Sacramento – BS Criminal Justice
Ramiro Ontiveros is the Director of Financial Aid at Bryan College. His background includes 10 years of experience in collegiate academic counseling, director of operations, and financial aid management in post-secondary education. Mr. Ontiveros manages the campus financial aid department and monitors the student financial assistance process to ensure that financial aid packages are processed and funds received. He believes student success is measured by the student experience, leadership development, and timely receipt of student funding. Mr. Ontiveros ensures that all Department Of Education standards are met or exceeded on a daily basis.
Default / Repayment Specialist
La Salle University, Philadelphia – BS Business Administration
Ohlone College, San Francisco – AS
Debra Dupuis is the Default Management Specialist at Bryan College. She brings over 23 years of financial aid experience to Bryan College. She manages all federal (and private) loan and grant disbursing and reconciliation. She has worked in all facets of the financial aid field, but specializes in Default Management. She ensures that all students have the appropriate guidance to make informed tuition investment and financial aid decisions. She works with applicants and students to assess financial need, complete the financial aid process, and secure education funding. Debra provides financial literacy throughout various stages of the student lifecycle and assists students in making informed tuition investment decisions by providing helpful student finance advice.
Financial Aid Officer / VA Certifying Official
Sacramento City College, Sacramento – BS Business Administration
Andrea Longer is a Financial Aid Officer at Bryan College. She brings over 9 years of financial aid experience in higher education. Her background includes extensive work with federal regulation and policy, guarantee issues and school/lender relations. In addition, she has expertise in financial reporting analysis. Andrea works with applicants and students to assess financial need, complete the financial aid process, and secure education funding. She also serves as a VA Certifying Official and helps active duty personnel and veterans of the U.S. Military and their families achieve their educational goals by helping them better understand their educational benefits.