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Financial Aid Staff

Our helpful and highly trained staff will help you learn everything you need to know about the financial aid process.

Thor Kress
Director
thor@cabrini.edu
610.902.8188

Hometown: Pennsburg, PA

Education: Temple University, BA; Cabrini University, MS

Interests: Public radio, higher education, architecture

Favorite Place on Campus: Mansion Dining Room

About Me: I love spending time with my family, and going out to eat at restaurants.

Fun Fact: I worked as a ski instructor for two seasons in high school.


 

Aleesha Faulk (A-E)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid / VA School Certifying Official
aleesha@cabrini.edu
6
10.902.8146

Hometown: Philadelphia

Education: BS in criminal justice from Shippensburg University, M.S in Leadership from Cabrini University

Interests: Justice, inequality and the law, veterans benefits

Favorite Place on Campus: David Dunbar Memorial 

About Me: I’m a very family-oriented person who enjoys the lighthearted side of life. I have two small children at home who keep me going. I love working here at Cabrini! My ultimate goal when I come to work every day is to make the college experience as smooth as possible for the students and their parents.

Fun Fact: 

Before I started my journey at Cabrini, I tested to become a State Trooper. I ranked very well, but my son changed my direction!

 

 


Susan McCuen (R-Z)
Senior Financial Aid Counselor
susan@cabrini.edu
610.902.8422

Hometown: Broomall, PA

Education: I earned a bachelor’s degree in education from West Chester University and a master’s degree in education from Cabrini.

Interests: Faith, family, friends, Philly sports, and gardening

Favorite Place on Campus: Pergola/50th Anniversary Garden

Fun Fact: I enjoy crabbing at the New Jersey Shore!


Nicole Gordon (M-Q)

Financial Aid Counselor
nicole@cabrini.edu
610.902.8423

Hometown: Drexel Hill, PA

Education: BA in Film and Media Arts from Temple University 

Interests: British Royalty, higher education, film analysis 

Favorite Place on Campus: The Mansion! 

Fun Fact: I got to film in Philadelphia City Hall my junior year of college. 

 


Tanjy Willoughby (F-L) 

Financial Aid Counselor
tanjy@cabrini.edu
6
10.902.8107

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Education: BGS in Applied Science from Southeastern Louisiana University; Master of Science in Urban Studies from University of New Orleans

Fun Fact: I teach body combat at the YMCA. 

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