Robert Bode started as the Director of Financial Aid and Veteran's Services in September, 2015. Robert has worked in higher education and related services for nearly 30 years. He has previously served as the Director of Financial Aid at Reed College (interim appointment), the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and Metropolitan State University in St. Paul. Robert was also the first Associate Director of Financial Aid for law and graduate programs when the University of St. Thomas restarted its law school in 2001. In addition to his experience in financial aid, Robert spent 4 years at the University of Minnesota as a Process and Reporting Analyst for the Graduate School restructuring and the PeopleSoft 9.0 upgrade projects.
Robert is a native of Seattle, Washington.