Nellie Mae Appoints New Account Executive to Drive Sales Effort in Texas

Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Nellie Mae

    BRAINTREE, Mass., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nellie Mae, a top originator of
 student loans, today announced that Tricia A. Simpson has joined its team as a
 regional account executive.  Nellie Mae works with colleges and universities
 nationally to provide a variety of affordable federal and private education
 loan programs.
     In this position, Simpson -- with more than nine years in the financial
 aid arena -- will drive Nellie Mae's sales effort with colleges and
 universities in the state of Texas.  She will be based in Dallas, Texas.
     Prior to joining Nellie Mae, Simpson worked for USA Group in Indianapolis,
 Ind. as an electronic services client support representative for the company's
 electronic loan delivery products and services, and also served as a customer-
 training representative for the company.  Previously, she worked for the
 Oklahoma Guaranteed Student Loan Program, providing training, technical and
 advisory support to the student aid community.  Simpson also has served as a
 financial aid specialist at the University of Oklahoma, a student loan
 counselor at Oklahoma City University and an assistant student loan
 coordinator at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
     Simpson earned her bachelor's degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State
 University.  She is a member of the Oklahoma Association of Student Financial
 Aid Administrators (OASFAA), where she was previously the chairperson of the
 Electronic Initiatives Committee, as well as the Southwestern Association of
 Student Financial Aid Administrators (SWASFAA).
 
     About Nellie Mae
     Established in 1982, Nellie Mae provides federal and private education
 loans for undergraduate and graduate students and families.  Online services
 available at http://www.nelliemae.com feature convenient prequalification and
 application options, instant loan status inquiry, and comprehensive debt
 management tools for borrowers.  The company is based in Braintree, Mass.
 Nellie Mae is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sallie Mae, the nation's largest
 provider of education funding.  USA Education, Inc. and its subsidiaries,
 other than the Student Loan Marketing Association, are not sponsored by or
 agencies of the United States.
 
 

SOURCE Nellie Mae
    BRAINTREE, Mass., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nellie Mae, a top originator of
 student loans, today announced that Tricia A. Simpson has joined its team as a
 regional account executive.  Nellie Mae works with colleges and universities
 nationally to provide a variety of affordable federal and private education
 loan programs.
     In this position, Simpson -- with more than nine years in the financial
 aid arena -- will drive Nellie Mae's sales effort with colleges and
 universities in the state of Texas.  She will be based in Dallas, Texas.
     Prior to joining Nellie Mae, Simpson worked for USA Group in Indianapolis,
 Ind. as an electronic services client support representative for the company's
 electronic loan delivery products and services, and also served as a customer-
 training representative for the company.  Previously, she worked for the
 Oklahoma Guaranteed Student Loan Program, providing training, technical and
 advisory support to the student aid community.  Simpson also has served as a
 financial aid specialist at the University of Oklahoma, a student loan
 counselor at Oklahoma City University and an assistant student loan
 coordinator at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
     Simpson earned her bachelor's degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State
 University.  She is a member of the Oklahoma Association of Student Financial
 Aid Administrators (OASFAA), where she was previously the chairperson of the
 Electronic Initiatives Committee, as well as the Southwestern Association of
 Student Financial Aid Administrators (SWASFAA).
 
     About Nellie Mae
     Established in 1982, Nellie Mae provides federal and private education
 loans for undergraduate and graduate students and families.  Online services
 available at http://www.nelliemae.com feature convenient prequalification and
 application options, instant loan status inquiry, and comprehensive debt
 management tools for borrowers.  The company is based in Braintree, Mass.
 Nellie Mae is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sallie Mae, the nation's largest
 provider of education funding.  USA Education, Inc. and its subsidiaries,
 other than the Student Loan Marketing Association, are not sponsored by or
 agencies of the United States.
 
 SOURCE  Nellie Mae