Commission Director, Lafayette College
Dr. Forrest Stuart is the assistant vice president for financial aid at Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Lafayette in January 2019, Forrest served as associate vice president for enrollment management and director of financial aid at Furman University, as director of financial aid at Rhodes College, and as assistant director of admission, assistant director of financial aid, and ultimately director of financial aid at Birmingham-Southern College. In all, Forrest has 31 years of higher education administration experience. Forrest is a past president of TASFAA and has served on the boards of AASFAA and SASFAA as well as on the national and regional CSS councils of the College Board. Forrest holds a PhD in educational leadership from Clemson University, concentrating in higher education, a master's degree in higher education administration from the University of Alabama, and a bachelor's degree in human resources management from Birmingham-Southern College.