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November 6, 2017 – Stacey Zelinka of Mountain Top has been named Associate Director for New Student Financial Aid at King’s College. She will serve as the College’s liaison for all first-year undergraduate domestic students. She will help raise awareness of scholarship opportunities, maintain content on the financial aid website, and manage the office’s social media platforms. 

Zelinka has over 15 years experience in higher education admissions and financial aid departments. She most recently served as Student Aid Coordinator at Penn State University Wilkes-Barre campus, where she worked with prospective and current students and their families in all areas of financial aid, and served as the university’s Veterans’ Certifying Official for veterans’ educational benefits. She began her higher education tenure working in various positions in the Office of Admissions at King’s from 2002-2007, including as Senior Assistant Director. 

She is a member of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators and Counselors, a former moderator of the Pennsylvania Association of College Admissions Counselors Conference, and recipient of the James R. McKeever Promising Professional Award. 

Zelinka earned her bachelor’s degree in art management with a minor in marketing from Wilkes University.

Stacey Zelinka