Danielle Basile is a dedicated Financial Aid Professional with 18 years of experience delivering outstanding service to students. She began her financial aid career in 2002 as a Financial Aid Counselor and has worked her way up to serving as a Vice President of Financial Aid.Through these various roles and professional opportunities, Danielle has gained a unique technical and organizational knowledge of student financial aid programs working in multiple term structures including standard academic year, non- standard terms, and clock hours.
Working at both private for profit and non-profit schools, she has been responsible for compliance and administration of Pell, Direct Loans, FSEOG, FWS, NCAA athletics, institutional and outside scholarships, private loans, as well as multiple state grant programs.
Danielle thrives in helping schools navigate unique and challenging financial aid situations including rectifying complex compliance issues, removal from Heightened Cash Monitoring, and leading through institutional closures. Throughout her career, she has been recognized for her thorough compliance, clear and consistent communication, collaborative solutions, interdepartmental & stakeholder relationship building, innovative strategic planning abilities, and development of efficient and capable financial aid departments and staff.
Danielle earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Sociology.