Ron Elmore has over 30 years of student financial aid experience in both four-year public and four-year private institutions. Ron came to FAS in 2020. He joined the consulting team after finishing his career at High Point University where he served as Director of Student Financial Planning. Ron is available to provide Interim Staffing, Consulting and Assessment services to improve business processes, strengthen compliance efforts and enhance student satisfaction.
Prior to his tenure at High Point University, Ron has also served as Director of Financial Aid at several other institutions throughout his career. These include Berry College, Greensboro College, and Birmingham-Southern College. Ron has a deep depth of knowledge in administering all aspects of student financial aid. He has strong user experience with Ellucian’s Colleague system. He has also worked in PowerFAIDS and Jenzabar environments and is familiar with the CARS system.
Ron has always been actively involved in the financial aid profession. He was elected and served as both President and Vice President of the Alabama Association of Financial Aid Administrators (AASFAA). Ron is a highly sought-after trainer and presenter. He has been an instructor for the Southern Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators’ (SASFAA) New Aid Officer Workshop. Ron has made countless presentations at state and regional financial aid conferences over the years.
Ron received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from North Texas State University and his Master of Education in Counseling from University of Alabama-Birmingham.