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Valerie Richard, BS Director of Financial Aid

Valerie Richard, BS
Director of Financial Aid


Ms. Richard has worked in the Financial Aid office at Cabarrus College since 1998. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Appalachian State University. Prior to working in financial aid, Valerie worked in mortgage banking.

She enjoys kayaking and hiking with her family.

Robin Robinson Financial Aid Specialist

Dawn Barbee
Student Account Specialist

Involved in account receivables since 1995, Ms. Barbee most recently worked at Carolinas HealthCare System NorthEast as a Patient Account Representative before transferring to the College from Carolinas HealthCare System NorthEast in 2006 to become the Student Account Specialist. Currently she is attending school to obtain her degree in Business Administration.

In her free time, Ms. Barbee likes to spend time with her family and volunteer at her church as the drama and puppet team director. Since 1993, she continues to use her skill of American Sign Language to assist Handprints Ministries within the deaf community.

Dawn Barbee Student Account Specialist

Gloris (Gigi) Springs, BA

Gloris (Gigi) Springs joined the Cabarrus College student affairs team in July 2013. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Queens University while working full-time at the institution.

Gigi is a native Charlottean and has a passion in caring for the elderly and mentoring socio-economically disadvantaged young ladies. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family.