Get to know the people who are here to help you through the financial aid process.

Director of Financial Aid

Sheryl became the Director of Financial Aid in October of 2021. Sheryl is originally from Los Angeles and is a graduate of Occidental, having started her career in financial aid while working as a student assistant for Oxy’s Office of Financial Aid. After graduating, she continued to work for Oxy as...

Associate Director of Financial Aid

Craig joined the Oxy Financial Aid team in 2012. He earned his master's in educational administration from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2006. Originally from upstate New York, he earned his undergraduate degree from SUNY Albany and has been actively working in Financial Aid for over 17...

Senior Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Doug became Senior Assistant Director of Financial Aid in January of 2022. Born and raised in Elmhurst, Illinois, Doug attended and graduated from York Community High School . He then went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Communications Technology from Illinois State University...

Financial Aid Counselor

Debbie’s interest in student services was first sparked while working as a work-study student in the Office of Financial Aid at Mount St. Mary’s University (MSMU).  She discovered that she enjoyed working with and helping students like herself. Having found her calling, she went on to hold positions...

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Office of Financial Aid

AGC Room 119
Occidental College
1600 Campus Road F-35
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3314