Staff and Contact Info

The Financial Aid Office at Elizabethtown is always here to serve students and families.  We strongly encourage students and families to contact our office whenever they feel they need our assistance - that is why we are here! Some of the services we provide include: information on institutional, federal, state and private aid options, budgeting, debt management, and financial aid counseling. Appointments may be scheduled between the hours of 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Our office is located in Zug Hall, Room 208.

Mailing Address:
Elizabethtown College
Financial Aid Office
One Alpha Drive
Elizabethtown PA 17022

Main Contact:
(phone) 717-361-1404
(fax) 717-361-1514                                    finaid@etown.edu

Meet the Staff

Melodie Jackson

Director of Financial Aid jacksonmr@etown.edu

B.S. York College of PA

I joined Elizabethtown in 2015. I have over 18 years of experience administering student financial aid. I hold a bachelor's degree in Accounting.  I reside in Maryland with my husband and son.

Jennifer Behmer

Associate Director of Financial Aid
Behmerj@etown.edu

B.A. Millersville University
M.A. University of Phoenix

I joined Elizabethtown College’s Office of Financial Aid in October 2017 with thirteen years of higher education financial aid experience.  I hold a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Management and a master’s degree in Management.  I currently reside in Millersville, PA with my husband and son.  In my free time I love to watch my son play soccer, workout, read and take trips to the beach.

Kerrie Brancato

Assistant Director of Financial Aid
brancatok@etown.edu

B.A. Shippensburg University
M.A. Messiah College

I joined Elizabethtown College in March 2016. I earned a Bachelor's degree in English from Shippensburg University and a Master's degree in Higher Education with a concentration in Student Affairs from Messiah College. My interests include playing ultimate frisbee and watching my favorite teams (Baltimore Ravens, Orioles, Washington Capitals, and Hershey Bears).

Unique Patterson

Assistant Director of Financial Aid
pattersonu@etown.edu

B.A. Gettysburg College  
M.Ed. Temple University

I joined Elizabethtown’s Financial Aid team January 2017.  I hold a B.A. in Sociology from Gettysburg College and a M.Ed. in Higher Education-College Access from Temple University. In my spare time I like going to concerts and discovering music genres and new artists.

Elizabeth Hafer

Financial Aid Counselor
hafere@etown.edu

B.A. Kean University  
M.A. LaSalle University

I joined Elizabethtown College in August 2017. I hold a B.A. in Secondary Education and a M.A. in Public History.  In my free time I love to hike, read, and play with my dog. I currently reside in New Cumberland, PA with my husband.

Darcey Mills

Financial Aid Assistant
millsd@etown.edu

A.A. Harry S Truman College  
B.S. Elizabethtown College

 

I joined Elizabethtown College in March of 2016. I currently reside in York, PA.