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Office of Financial Aid Staff & Contact Info

Questions about financial aid can be directed to 585-245-5731 or

Financial Aid Staff

Susan RomanoSusan Romano, Director, MPA

Susan has had over 24 years of higher education experience. She previously served as director of financial aid at Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC) where she was awarded the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Professional Service. Helping students achieve their dreams brings happiness to Susan in her role at Geneseo.

Primary Responsibilities: Office Operations, Satisfactory Academic Progress, Customer Service, Compliance

Contact Financial Aid

104 Erwin Hall
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY, 14454

Phone: 585-245-5731
Fax: 585-245-5717


Christopher JadlosChristopher Jadlos, Assistant Director, MS.Ed

Chris has been in working in higher education for 31 years, with over 15 at Geneseo! His favorite part of working in financial aid is helping students work through the process of applying for and managing their aid.

Primary Responsibilities: Pell Grant, Excelsior & State Scholarship, Foundation/ Institutional Scholarship Liaison, and TEACH Grant program oversight


Amy Masters

Amy Masters, Associate Director

Primary Responsibilities: System Operations, loan programs oversight, Study Abroad liaison, summer aid administration


Jonathon HeiningerJonathon Heininger, Senior Financial Aid Counselor, MBA

Jon has been working in higher education for over 18 years. As an alumni, Geneseo's campus and the town feel like home. Jon enjoys being part of a staff and with students who are polite, sincere and gracious.... truly Geneseo traits.

Primary Responsibilities: Federal Work-study program oversight, Special Conditions Reviews, FAFSA/ISIR reviewer,


Samantha PhillipsSamantha Phillips, Secretary I

Samantha has been working at Geneseo to 5 years and enjoys interacting with students/families.

Primary Responsibilities: Customer Service, SAP Appeal support, Travel coordinator, General Office Administration


Heather Phillips, Office Assistant II

Heather has been working in higher education for 18 years. She admires the beautiful and comfortable campus environment that Geneseo offers.

Primary Responsibilities: Customer Service, Application and File/Data Load support, General Office Administration