Judy Schneider has over 30 years of student financial aid experience in both two-year and four-year public and four-year private institutions.  Judy comes to FAS most recently from Chase Student Loans, where she served as a value added consultant to financial aid offices across the country. She had primary responsibility for developing solutions for student financial services to improve business processes and to promote professional development.

Her previous experience includes tenure with the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, where she was manager of NASFAA’s Professional Excellence Programs. For 18 years prior to joining the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), Judy was assistant vice president and director of financial aid at The University of Texas at Arlington.  

She is experienced with several financial aid software systems, including SunGard Banner, College Board PowerFAIDS and the U.S. Department of Education’s NSLDS software program. 

Judy served as NASFAA’s National Chair from 1998 to1999 and has been active on many of the association’s committees. She was President and Treasurer of both the Southwest Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (SWASFAA) and the Texas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (TASFAA). She has made countless presentations at NASFAA, SWASFAA, TASFAA, and other state conferences over the years. 

Judy received her Bachelor of Science and Master's in Business Administration from Texas Christian University.

FAS really has top-notch people. They are very professional and easy to deal with. It’s an organization I can trust and be assured that whatever they do or advise will be accepted by the DOE as being true and compliant."

- Eric Nelson | Vice President for Finance | Wesley College