Prior to working in her current role as the training coordinator/social media liaison Chandra served as a financial aid advisor, scholarship coordinator, and in financial aid application processing.
Chandra has volunteered on several committees for the Michigan Student Financial Aid Association (MSFAA) and the Midwest Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (MASFAA) often presenting on social media and student communication at regional conferences. She was selected to speak at the 2015 National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) conference on evaluating and reporting the effectiveness of online communication with students. Chandra has produced instructional videos for the Michigan State University office of financial aid that were recognized through a NASFAA Gold Star Award Honorable Mention in 2014. Chandra holds a MA in Educational Technology.