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Wilbert Lleses Named Director of Financial Aid at Notre Dame de Namur University

Belmont, CA, July 2, 2012 — Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) announced the appointment of Wilbert Lleses as director of financial aid. He has served as interim director since September 2011.

Lleses joined NDNU in April 2010 as associate director of financial aid. Previously, he served as director of financial aid and bursar at National Hispanic University in San Jose, Calif., for 10 years. Lleses' areas of expertise include financial aid single audit, federal and state financial aid administration, and financial aid advocacy for students.

"One of Wilbert's greatest strengths is empowering students to take charge of financing their education by promoting financial literacy," said Hernan Bucheli, vice president for enrollment management. "He is dedicated to the needs of our students and I am confident that in his new role he will provide the support they need to help fund their education and graduate."

Lleses holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Davao Doctors College in Davao City, Philippines and a bachelor's degree in business from National Hispanic University.