Krista Mardsen

As Algonquin College’s Manager, Student Financial Support, Krista oversees a comprehensive financial aid and students awards program at Eastern Ontario’s largest college. Her leadership role in building the Smart Money Plan and strengthening financial literacy throughout the student journey is a part of Algonquin’s learner-driven philosophy.

Krista’s career at Algonquin spans 15 years, having held various positions with an emphasis on data analysis. Prior to joining higher education, she worked in IT to improve companies’ databases structure, emphasizing the importance of accurate reporting. Krista holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from Memorial University of Newfoundland.