Kathryn Tuman has been working in financial aid for 25 years. Prior to becoming a consultant Kathryn was the Executive Director of Financial Aid at Columbia University serving Columbia College and Columbia Engineering. She has worked in a variety of positions including leadership roles in financial aid offices at several NYC area schools. She has experience working with traditional and nontraditional undergraduate, graduate, and professional students.
Kathryn has strong user knowledge in softwares including PowerFAIDS and Banner as well experience with PeopleSoft and Colleague. She has extensive knowledge of the College Board’s Institutional Methodology as well as the Department of Education’s suite of systems and applications for administering Title IV Federal Student Aid.
Kathryn holds a Master of Arts from Teachers College at Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts from Bard College.