Heather Patenaude, CCAS BA ’95, was promoted to director of financial aid at Simmons College in Boston, MA on Nov. 1, 2013.
Patenaude’s career in financial aid began at GW as a student employee. She continued working in financial aid after graduation, working both at the main campus and at the Mount Vernon campus. Patenaude was in the Student Services Office at Boston College before moving to Simmons College in 2003.
In addition to her degree from GW, Patenaude holds an MBA in non-profit management from the Simmons School of Management.