College Funding Systems
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Our College Funding Advisors

We have assembled a team of "Top-Notch" college advisors

Stuart Grossman


As President of College Funding Systems and Grossman & Associates Financial Services, Inc. He can help you maximize your financial aid, and he can help you craft a strategic plan that can help you pay for college without massive debt and without sacrificing retirement savings.

Chris Gray

Vice President

We help families legally and ethically position themselves to get as much financial aid as possible. In these tough economic times, this has been a valuable resource for families.

Kathy Steblaj


As a Counselor, she was the Running Start Coordinator and gained expertise in college preparation, selection, application procedures and scholarships. She prides herself in being a "student centered" counselor and finds helping students very rewarding.

Chastisy Barnes

Office Manager

Known more commonly as Charlie, Chastisy Barnes has been with us since 2013 starting at the front desk she has work herself into the office manager. She is responsible for managing our database, maintaining client investments, files and correspondence, creating reports and presentations, handling accounts payable and taking care of general office operations.

Mariha Holdridge

Administrative Assistant

Mariha has been with College Funding Systems for a little over two years now. With her outgoing personality, she is the first person to greet our clients whether on the phone or at the front desk. She is responsible for confirming and setting appointments, set up client files and helps out wherever she is needed in the office.

Anjeanette Sausedo

Administrative Assistant

Anjie joined our team at the beginning of 2017, bringing more than 20 years of business, administrative, and customer support experience.

Aley Stubblefield

Front Desk Office Assistant

Aley is the front desk office assistant here and responsible for front office operations such as greeting clients in office or on the phone, setting and confirming appointments, and filing.

Melissa Cellini

New Student Counselor

Melissa Cellini holds a Masters in School Counseling from Portland State and a Bachelors in Psychology and Education from Gonzaga University. Her favorite parts of school counseling have been supporting students through the college application process and teaching life skills and strategies that can make teenage years less stressful.