Mission Statement: The mission of the Ashland University Alumni Association is to engage alumni with Ashland University where "Accent on the Individual" is a lifelong experience.

Serving on the board means being part of a tradition, showing pride in your alma mater and making an impact on the future of Ashland. As a board member, you’ll discuss current issues with University leaders and hear from other speakers across campus about student activities, faculty programs and strategic priorities. You will have a voice and a chance to make a difference in the current student experience at Ashland and the experience provided to alumni across the globe.

Meet your Volunteer Alumni Leadership

Keona Padgett '07

Sunbury, Ohio

Vice President
Tyler Lecceadone '93

Sand Lake, Michigan

John Benedict '03 MBA
Canton, Ohio

Erin Buzza '19
New Albany, Ohio

Amy Cepelnik '18 MBA
Strongsville, Ohio

Lisa Slater Chittenden '91
Wooster, Ohio

Emily Day '12
Columbus, Ohio

Rachel Hanna Day '86
Millersburg, Ohio

Ken Dworznik '98 '00
Rocky River, Ohio

Stephanie Rankin Kromer '14
Gahanna, Ohio

Lisa Lang '96, '00 M.Ed.
Big Prairie, Ohio

Will Levering, Jr. '05
Fredericktown, Ohio

Paul Lucas '05 MEd., '09 Ed.D.
Streetsboro, Ohio

Sam McCartney '94
Hinckley, Ohio

Mark McIntyre '95 MBA
Blacklick, Ohio

Heather Olson '07
Parma, Ohio

Steve Oster '88
Mansfield, Ohio

Past President
Doretha Pendleton '85

Cleveland, Ohio

Elaine Robinson '02 M.Ed.
Howard, Ohio

Kate Brickner Rossman '15
Mansfield, Ohio

Curtis Rutt '12
Strasburg, Ohio

Hallie Mast Rutt '12
Strasburg, Ohio

Sheri Akermann Ryals '92, '05
Ashland, Ohio

Joan Stanbrook Sustaric '78
Elyria, Ohio

Philip Yale '78
Westlake, Ohio