Meet the ScholarNet Team

Since 1999, we’ve been delivering successful loan processing to you and the students we serve together. Our ScholarNet team is a large reason for that success! These self-starters have positive attitudes, team spirit, and share a commitment to constantly improving the customer experience. They each provide specialized expertise and enthusiasm for ScholarNet that we’re confident you’ll find infectious.

With more combined years of experience than we can count, our team has seen pretty much everything, and we simply don’t get fazed. We thrive on helping you get and keep private loan processing on auto-pilot so you can focus on other tasks that come your way.

Here they are.


Brett Lindquist

Managing Director

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Mike Mutziger

Vice President, Marketing and Sales

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Gwen Yancey

Manager, Customer Care

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Lindsay Sanderson

Manager, Marketing

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Sales & Marketing

Diane Borchardt

Senior Marketing Associate

(888) 502-5905

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Biz Daniel

Senior Marketing Associate

(888) 258-1792

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Heather Tapia

Senior Marketing Associate

(877) 882-4522

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Renola Swoboda

Senior Social Media Specialist

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Angela Wheaten

Senior Marketing Specialist

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Customer Care

The many experts on our Customer Care team support your use of ScholarNet and FastChoice—and are ready to answer any questions you may have. For help, contact your Great Lakes representative, email our team of experts in Customer Care, or reach out by phone at (888) 686‑6919.

“Our transition to these Great Lakes products could not have went smoother! I cannot say enough about how attentive, supportive and thorough our Great Lakes Support Team has been during and after our implementation!”

- Stacy Briggs, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, Clemson University