Tamyka (Tammy) Abercrombie is a dedicated Financial Aid Professional with 20 years of experience delivering outstanding service to students. She began her career as an Enrollment/ Registrar Specialist working in the private, not-for-profit sector. In 2001, she moved into the financial aid department as a Loan Coordinator for Federal Stafford and Private Loans and ultimately climbed the ladder to become the Director of Student Financial Aid. She has worked at private, non-profit colleges, as well as a hospital-based RN diploma program. She has experience in all aspects of the administration of financial aid including federal, state, and institutional. Her experience includes verification, awarding, disbursements, R2T4, reconciliation, SAP, VA Education, and compliance with regulations and coordination of G5 drawdowns. She is well versed in providing counseling to students and families on financial aid applications, 529 Savings plans, awards, and payment options. She specializes in many of The Department of Education’s government sites including NSLDS, G5, FAA access and COD. She also has some experience with several software platforms including EdConnect, PeopleSoft, and Banner (Ellucian). She is an active member of PASFAA and EASFAA.
Tamyka possesses a B.A, in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Organizational Leadership from Geneva College. She lives in Pittsburgh, PA and during her free time, enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. She also enjoys taking walks, baking, and attending sporting events.