ITEM114-101-R0102�� Attachment����������� ����������� ����������� January 17-18, 2002



TO:���������������� Board of Regents


FROM:���������� Arlene Hannawalt


RE:���������������� Nominations to the Student Loan Advisory Council


DATE:����������� January 17, 2002

There is one vacancy on the Student Loan Advisory Council for a representative from the lending community.


It is my recommendation that D. W. Eiler be appointed from Wells Fargo Bank to represent the lender community, effective January 1, 2002 for a three year term ending December 31, 2004.� Well Fargo Education Finance Service is largest lender that originates loans under the Montana Guaranteed Student Loan Program, and represents over 20% of MGSLP�s guarantee new loan volume.


D. W. Eiler has been with Well Fargo Education Financial Services as a Regional Market Manager since 1998 .� Prior Mr. Eiler is an Account Executive with Wells Fargo-Education Financial Services.� Mr. Eiler is a member of the Montana Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators and represents Wells Fargo Bank on student loan issues.� He is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.� Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Mr. Eiler was a systems consultant for Computers Unlimited.�