Hodges University announced that Denise Herrera has been promoted to Director of Financial Aid and Auxiliary Services. In her new role, she ensures the university’s receiving, posting and disbursement compliance for funds with the Department of Education. She is also responsible for the timely administrative data files from the US Department of Education and the State of Florida. She joined Hodges University in 2018 as the Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Veterans Services. Herrera has 13 years of experience in higher education financial aid. She earned her associate’s and bachelor’s degrees in accounting, and an associate’s degree in business marketing and management from Southwest Florida College. She is also a Notary Public. Hodges University, a regionally accredited, private nonprofit institution founded in 1990, prepares students to leverage higher learning in their personal, professional, and civic endeavors. With over 10,000 graduates having a 93 percent rate of continued success in careers, Hodges is recognized for developing programs that are uniquely designed and delivered to serve a diverse adult learner population. With campuses in Naples and Fort Myers, Florida, Hodges provides flexible day, evening, and online classes taught by world-class faculty for undergraduate and graduate degrees. Hodges is also designated as a Hispanic serving institution, and is a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU). More information about Hodges University is available at Hodges.edu.