MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, today announced that Patti Dodge has joined the organization as the new Director of Sales, South Region for Scholarship Management Services (SMS). SMS is Scholarship America's social enterprise that creates custom scholarship, tuition assistance and other education-focused programs for corporate, foundation and individual clients.
Dodge brings her experience with several HR/Benefit outsourcing organizations to the Scholarship America SMS team. Most recently she served as Director, Employer Sales for Benefitfocus.com, and previously held sales roles with ADP/Employease and Ceridian Employer Services.
"I am excited to join Scholarship America SMS because it allows me the privilege to help others with the world of opportunities associated with obtaining a higher education," Dodge said. "Additionally, the Scholarship America staff genuinely care about our mission to mobilize America, through scholarships and educational support, to make postsecondary success possible for all students."
Scholarship America's South Region includes the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Dodge's home state of Texas, where she will be working in Grapevine.
About Scholarship America
Scholarship America mobilizes support for students getting into and graduating from college. Since 1958, Scholarship America has distributed $3 billion in scholarship assistance to 2 million students, funding both entry-level and multi-year scholarships and emergency financial grants. More information is available at scholarshipamerica.org or by following @scholamerica.
SOURCE Scholarship America