Messenger - Vol. 2, No. 3, Page 14 Summer 1993 Burton named HEAD of scholarships, AID Johnie A. Burton, Delaware '83 MA, has been named director of the Office of Scholarships and Student Financial Aid. Burton, who had previously served as associate director, heads a staff of 20 who distribute about $25 million in aid each year. The office is an integral part of the University's student recruitment efforts and also serves to provide the financial resources that keep students in school once enrolled. A staff member in the financial aid office since 1983, Burton received his bachelor's degree in economics/business from Howard University in 1980 and his master's degree in economics at Delaware. The office staff also provides financial aid training to school guidance counselors and works to see that scholarships are administered according to donors' wishes.