Jevita de Freitas Named director of Student Financial Aid

Posted: January 29, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Jevita de Freitas has been named the Director of Student Financial Aid, effective Jan. 24. She succeeds Jennifer Douglas who took a position with the U.S. Department of Education Office of Student Financial Assistance. De Freitas has been serving as interim director since Oct. 9, 2000.

De Freitas joined the George Mason staff as a financial aid counselor in 1992 after four years of experience in financial aid at private and proprietary institutions. In 1998, de Freitas was promoted to her current position, where her primary responsibilities include overseeing the client services staff and the counselors in the office. She is also highly involved with various state, regional, and federal financial associations, and she has served as a school trainer for the DOE.

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