Financial Aid Contact

Financial Aid Office Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8am to 5pm
Friday: 8am to 4pm
Closed during chapel on Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30am to 11:30am

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Jesse Parker


Jesse oversees the Financial Aid Office, which includes Military Affairs and Employment Services. Originally from Alabama, he lived most of his life overseas in the Philippines, where his family served as missionaries for 14 years. He later moved to Arkansas to study at Ouachita Baptist University, where he earned his B.A. in Kinesiology. In 2010, he moved to Wake Forest, NC to pursue a Master of Divinity (M.Div.). However, that is not the only thing he pursued during this time. He also pursued his now wife, Katy. Jesse and Katy have two adorable kids under the age of 6. Jesse is currently working on his PhD and serves his local church as an Elder. His interests include: Katy, grilling, and anything outdoors.

Dave Phillips

Associate Director

Dave has been the Associate Director of Student Resources and Financial Aid since 2019 and he also teaches as an adjunct professor at the College at Southeastern. He and his wife Julie have been married for 17 years and their daughter, Annabelle, is 11. Originally from Wheaton, Illinois, Dave has lived in Wake Forest since 2013 and graduated from Southeastern with a PhD in Biblical Studies. Dave is a nerd and loves fantasy and science-fiction (especially Star Wars), playing basketball, smoking meat, and he will gladly sit down to talk about the book of Revelation.

Patricia Chavez Yawn

Assistant to the Director and Associate Director

Patricia serves as the Assistant to the Director and Associate Director of Financial Aid. Part of her job involves keeping the Director and Associate Director on task. It’s hard work. Another aspect of her job involves the ministry and employment portal. She is originally from Hickory, NC. Patricia moved to Wake Forest, NC in July 2018 to pursue a Masters in Marriage, Family, and Individual Counseling. She has been working in the Financial Aid Office since she moved to Wake Forest. Patricia married her husband, Dakota, in July 2021. She loves getting to know new people and especially thrives in one-on-one conversations. Her passions include talking, listening, and helping others. She also enjoys hiking, jogging, being outdoors, and trying out different taco trucks. Recommendations of different taco trucks in the triangle area are always welcome.

Chris Biggers

Financial Aid Coordinator

Chris and his wife Jacqulyn have 8 kids and have enjoyed settling into the Durham area after transitioning from DC. Chris is pursuing his MA in Christian Marriage, Family, and Individual Counseling here at SEBTS. Prior to joining us at SEBTS Chris worked in marketing in the corporate world and served as a Special Agent in the U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations. Chris embodies Southeastern's core value of being lighthearted so don't hesitate to stop by for a visit. Just be sure to bring oatmeal cream pies.

David Mobley

Military Affairs Coordinator

Originally a South Carolina native, David has lived in North Carolina since 2012. He serves the Southeastern community as the Military Affairs Coordinator. David also serves as a Minister at Grace Bible Fellowship in Cary, NC, as well as a Military Police Officer in the NC Air National Guard. David is pursuing a BA in Pastoral Ministry in The College at Southeastern and ultimately hopes to serve as a Military Chaplain. David strongly believes that working out solely serves the purpose of enabling you to eat whatever you want.

Seth Hubler

Financial Aid Coordinator

Born and raised in Nashville, TN, Seth now serves as the Institutional Financial Aid Coordinator. Seth’s amazing wife Anna is pursuing a Certificate of Worship Ministry, and together they lead worship at Christ Church Rolesville. He is pursuing his Master of Divinity in North American Church Planting and has a passion for multiplying healthy churches in post-Christian environments. When he isn’t lobbing stress balls at co-workers, Seth enjoys woodworking, fly-fishing, backpacking, and pick-up sports with the buds.

Faith Haberer

Financial Aid Assistant

Faith serves as a Financial Aid Assistant. She recently graduated from The College at Southeastern with a B.A. in Theology and is now pursuing a M.A. in Old Testament Studies. She is the President of the Performing Arts Club on campus and has an expansive knowledge of Taylor Swift.

Hannah Nall

Financial Aid Assistant

Hannah is a senior here at Southeastern getting her BA in Worship Ministry. Originally from Newport, N.C. (right in between Emerald Isle and Atlantic Beach), she likes to sing, play guitar, piano and flute. When she’s not working, you can find her in the Binkley practice rooms, watching movies, getting a tattoo or shopping at target.