Noé C. Ortiz is Chief Operations Officer of Partners for Educational Engagement and has been in the field of financial aid for over 25 years, spanning experience in private colleges, a public 4-year university and 13 years at a community college. He has previous experience in college preparation, recruitment, and admissions. Noé has served on various state and national associations, committees and boards on student financial aid and student success. He co-founded and served as co-chair of the Financial Aid Council of San Antonio. Most recently, he served as Director of Student Financial Aid for Process Improvement, Compliance and Reporting at the Alamo Colleges.