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Free Tuition Coordinator

Dorian Sease PhillipsDorian Sease-Phillips joined the South Carolina Department of Veterans’ Affairs in 2013, and now serves as the Free Tuition Coordinator. Dorian is a former military spouse, as has numerous family members that are military Veterans. Dorian says SCDVA has provided her the opportunity to assist other Veterans and their dependents navigate through the Free Tuition process. She has processed thousands of applications working directly with applicants and has heard their amazing stories. In this position, Dorian says she discovered her passion for serving and embraced the spirit of giving.

She also has a 15-year background in the healthcare Industry. Dorian understands the importance of listening, the need for compassion and the joy in giving of oneself. “There is nothing more meaningful than serving and making a difference in the lives of others. I am truly honored to serve the Veterans of the State of South Carolina. “