Justin Chase Brown serves as the Director of Scholarships & Financial Aid at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is a first-generation college graduate from Texas A&M University and earned his Master of Science in Education from the University of Kansas. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Educational Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Justin was recognized in 2013 by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) with the NASFAA Gold Star Award for innovation and regularly participates in state, regional, and national financial aid activities and presentations on student financial aid policy and advocacy. He is passionate about employing data analysis and technology to improve operations, aid delivery, and student service and is deeply committed to excellence in the financial aid profession and in advocating for innovative practices to support student success.