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Governor Recognizes Financial Aid Awareness Month

FinancialAidAwareness2.jpgPatricia Smedley, Belmont’s Director of Financial Aid and Associate Director of Student Financial Services, recently attended an event in which Governor Phil Bredesen signed a proclamation declaring February as Financial Aid Awareness Month in the State of Tennessee. The Tennessee Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (TASFAA), a professional association consisting of approximately 600 members from across the state, provides financial aid information and services to students attending colleges and universities in our state. Pictured above are Clyde Walker of Vanderbilt University, TASFAA President; Governor Bredesen; Patricia Smedley of Belmont University, Chair of the TASFAA Financial Aid Awareness Committee; and Ron Gambill of EdSouth, Chair of the TASFAA Governmental Relations Committee.