January 16, 2003


ITEM:� 118-102-R0103�����������    Appointments to the Student Loan Advisory Council; Montana Guaranteed Student Loan Program


THAT:�������������������������������������� The Board of Regents of Higher Education appoints the following nominees to a three year term beginning January 1, 2003 and ending December 31, 2006, to the Student Loan Advisory Council:� Richard Franz, Financial Aid Director, Carroll College; Mike McKendrick, Regional Market Manager, U. S. Bank; and Lowell Wollitz, Client Services Director, SAF.


EXPLANATION:�����������             Montana Code Annotated, 2-15-1520, requires that the Board of Regents appoint a Student Loan Advisory Council to work with the Montana Guaranteed Student Loan Program.� The Council advises MGSLP on policies, rules and procedures, and assures that students, schools, and lenders are adequately served.