Mike Nylund, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships and Solutions
Mike Nylund joined Scholarship America in July 2013, bringing more than 20 years of professional experience and a deep knowledge of financial aid policy and administration.
Previously, Nylund served as director of financial aid operations, customer service and compliance at Capella University. There, he led the financial aid team and worked side by side with Enrollment, Academic Advising, Marketing & New Program Development to ensure institutional goals were met while maintaining compliance with federal and state financial aid regulations.
Nylund is a graduate of Michigan State University and a former recipient of the Medio J. Bacco Memorial renewable scholarship. When he’s not working, he enjoys travelling, hiking, cooking, and spending time with Diesel, his favorite golden retriever.