Diana Mateer has worked for more than 30 years in higher education, helping students find financing for their educational dreams and assisting institutions with programs and processes to enhance student services. She joined Champion College Services in 2011 as a Compliance Specialist. She has held positions as a financial aid director for a number of private sector schools in Arizona. In addition to the private sector, she gained experience in the student lending sector as a client relations representative for two large FFEL lenders as well as a nationally-based guarantor. Diana has become known in Arizona for her expertise in student loan management and college financial planning.
She has been an active member of the Arizona Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators for 25 years, and has served as Association President as well as several Board of Directors and Committee Chair Positions including Regulatory Affairs Committee Chair. She has received several of the highest awards given by the Arizona Association, including The Robert Thompson Memorial Leadership Award, Member of the Year, and the John Medley Student Advocacy Award. Diana holds a Master's Degree in Legal Studies program at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.