College Directory

The College of Arts and Sciences is led by the Executive Dean and Vice Provost along with Deans for Arts and Humanities, Natural and Mathematical Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. In addition to academic oversight, the deans all have college-wide functional roles.

Arts and Sciences Administration

Leadership

Gretchen Ritterphoto of Gretchen Ritter
Executive Dean and Vice Provost

ritter.1596@osu.edu

Sr. Executive Assistant: Heather Core
core.53@osu.edu; 614-292-3236


Luis CasianLuis Casian
Dean of Natural and Mathematical Sciences,
Graduate Studies

casian.1@osu.edu

Executive Assistant: Beth VanGundy
vangundy.1@osu.edu; 614-292-8908


Peter HahnPeter Hahn
Dean of Arts and Humanities,
Outreach and Engagement

hahn.29@osu.edu

Executive Assistant: Caitlin Brendel
brendel.3@osu.edu; 614-292-2077


Morton O'KellyMorton O'Kelly
Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences,
Research and Creative Inquiry

okelly.1@osu.edu

Executive Assistant: Beth VanGundy
vangundy.1@osu.edu; 614-292-8908

Associate & Assistant Deans

Steven FinkStephen Fink
Associate Executive Dean for Curriculum and Instruction

fink.5@osu.edu; 614-292-4063
Executive Assistant: Linda Hood
hood.82@osu.edu; 614-292-2090


Sergio SoaveSergio Soave
Associate Executive Dean for Space and Infrastructure

soave.1@osu.edu; 614-688-3167
 


Tina HenkinTina Henkin
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs 

henkin.3@osu.edu; 614-292-1431
 


Christopher Jaroniec
Associate Dean for Research and Creative Inquiry

jaroniec.1@osu.edu
 


Wendy SmoothWendy Smooth
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
smooth.1@osu.edu
 


Deborah HaddadDeborah Haddad
Assistant Dean, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Natural and Mathematical Sciences

haddad.2@osu.edu; 614-292-4063


Garett HeyselGarret Heysel
Assistant Dean,
Arts and Humanities; International Programs
heysel.1@osu.edu; 614-292-4063
 


Mary Ellen JenkinsMary Ellen Jenkins
Assistant Executive Dean

jenkins.196@osu.edu; 614-292-7272
 


Brian OreficeBrian Orefice
Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies

orefice.1@osu.edu; 614-688-2500
 


Lindsey ChamberlainLindsey Chamberlain
Assistant Dean for ASC Honors
chamberlain.55@osu.edu; 614-292-3093

Administrative Offices

Within the College of Arts and Sciences, several offices support the work of college administration; the nearly 80 departments, schools, centers and institutes in the college; and also work in partnership with university administration.

Administrative Services

Kim Kinsel, Chief Administrative Officer
kinsel.21@osu.edu


Fiscal Services

Nicole Cochran, Finance Director
cochran.113@osu.edu; 614-292-6040

Shawn Barrett, Finance Manager (A&H, SBS)
barrett.834@osu.edu; 614-292-8545

Jennifer Keaney, Finance Manager (NMS)
keaney.18@osu.edu; 614-292-1572


Human Resources

Peggy Link, Interim Human Resources Director (NMS, Administration)
link.39@osu.edu; 614-247-7867

Jennifer Prak, Interim Human Resources Director (A&H, SBS)
prak.9@osu.edu; 614-247-4476

Scott Burlingame, Human Resources Manager
burlingame.18@osu.edu; 614-247-7163 

Stephanie Archer, HR Generalist
archer.238@osu.edu

Alysaa Howard, HR Generalist
howard.1289@osu.edu

Megan Woodall, HR Generalist
woodall.16@osu.edu

Timothy Wood, HR Generalist
wood.325@osu.edu

Advancement: Development and Alumni Engagement

Liz Burns, Chief Advancement Officer
burns.217@osu.edu; 614-292-2197


Office Contact Information

Mershon Center, 1501 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201
Phone: 614-292-9200


Development

Carolyn Chapman, Executive Director of Development
chapman.345@osu.edu; 614-688-4172

Arts and Humanities

Amber Diglaw, Senior Director of Development 
diglaw.1@osu.edu; 614-292-9443

Katherine Goliver, Senior Director of Development 
goliver.2@osu.edu; 614-688-4028

Leslie Martin, Director of Development
martin.2054@osu.edu; 614-292-3487 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Tammy Parker, Senior Director of Development 
parker.465@osu.edu; 614-688-5660

David Precise, Senior Director of Development 
precise.2@osu.edu; 614-688-1044

Todd Clark, Director of Development 
clark.3368@osu.edu; 614-688-2877     

Courtney Shenk, Director of Development 
shenk.19@osu.edu; 614-292-8201 

Erika Gable, Associate Director of Development 
gable.92@osu.edu; 614-688-4380   

Natural and Mathematical Sciences

Samara Preisler, Senior Director of Development
preisler.7@osu.edu; 614-247-1658

Rick Harrison, Director of Development 
harrison.736@osu.edu; 614-688-1385

Jaynie Tatman, Director of Development 
taylor.3069@osu.edu; 614-247-1848

Jacob Wood, Director of Development
wood.872@osu.edu; 614-688-8565


Alumni Engagement

Mitch Fogt, Senior Engagement Officer
fogt.9@osu.edu; 614-688-1053

Clara Davison, Engagement Officer
davison.102@osu.edu; 614-688-1241     

Madey Khurma, Engagement Officer
khurma.3@osu.edu; 614-688-6359

Jade Lac, Engagement Officer
lac.1@osu.edu; 614-688-2857     

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Advancement Communications

Jennifer Farmer, Communications Manager
farmer.111@osu.edu; 614-292-9488


Stewardship/Donor Experience

Kelly Hebblethwaite-Johnson, Director of Stewardship
johnson.3053@osu.edu; 614-292-1897

Jessi Kindsvatter, Assistant Director of Stewardship
kindsvatter.6@osu.edu; 614-688-8418


Office Operations

Tanya Reed, Advancement Office Manager
reed.727@osu.edu; 614-247-8292

Jessica Brown, Development Associate
brown.7281@osu.edu; 614-688-2830

Kristin Gonterman, Development Associate
gonterman.3@osu.edu; 614-688-4331

Advising & Academic Services

100 Denney Hall (West Lobby)
164 Annie and John Glenn Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210
Tel: 614-292-6961
Fax: 614-292-6303

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Advising Information

Appointments can be made by calling 614-292-6961 for the following:

  • Exploring and/or declaring a major
  • Degree Planning/Progress Checks
  • Scheduling
  • Applying to graduate
  • Preparing for graduate or professional school
  • Petitions
  • Other academic advising matters

Your advisor is assigned to you based on your major, see a list of advisors on our majors pages or check your Student Center on BuckeyeLink to find your assigned advisor.

Walk-in Advising

Walk-in advising typically serves students who have a quick questions that take five minutes or less to address. Walk-in help includes (but is not limited to):

  • Schedule adjustments
  • General Referrals
  • Returning from a leave of absence
  • Withdrawals Advising Information

Advising and Academic Services Office Administration

Assistant Executive Dean
Mary Ellen Jenkins (jenkins.196@osu.edu)
614-292-7272
151 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Todd Bitters (bitters.4@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
129 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Brenda Dinan (dinan.9@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
117 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Tony Valle (valle.5@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
135 Denney Hall

Advising and Academic Services Graduation Services Office

Program Coordinator
Patrick Morgan (morgan.599@osu.edu)

Advising and Academic Services Office Support Staff

Program Assistant
Matt Gmetro (gmetro.1@osu.edu)

Admin. Assistant to the Assistant Executive Dean
Joyce Zipperlen (zipperlen.1@osu.edu)

Business Intelligence

Liana Crisan-Vandeborne, Resource Planning Analyst
crisan-vandeborne.1@osu.edu; 614-688-4520

Business Services Center (BSC)

The Arts and Sciences Business Services Center (BSC) provides expert human resource and financial services for Arts and Sciences. We are committed to the mission, vision and goals of Arts and Sciences.

Services Overview


100 Journalism Building
242 W 18th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
M-F 8 a.m to 5 p.m.
Fax (614) 247-7470


Kelley Maynard, Manager
maynard.52@osu.edu; 614-247-7168


BSC Fiscal Staff 

Erica Conley, Lead
conley.352@osu.edu; 614-247-8835

Megan Brown, Fiscal Associate
ASC Exec Deans / SBS 
Brown.7402@osu.edu; 614-292-6700

Jasmin Crenshaw, Fiscal Associate
Arts / BioSciences
crenshaw.40@osu.edu; 614-292-0068

Rene Sheline, Fiscal Associate
NMS
sheline.19@osu.edu; 614-688-8265

Ginnetta Lucas, Fiscal Associate
Humanities
lucas.256@osu.edu; 614-247-7935


HR Staff

Kathy Baker, HR Operations Manager
baker.48@osu.edu; 614-247-4729

Greg Warner, Human Resources Associate
NMS
warner.646@osu.edu; 614-247-8462

Tawana Woods, Human Resources Associate
A&H
woods.758@osu.edu; 614-247-4774

Brian Eck, Human Resources Associate
A&H/ASC Admin & Exec. Deans
eck.41@osu.edu; 614-688-3595

Chris Parris, Human Resources Associate
SBS
parris.25@osu.edu; 614-247-8462 

Alex Rostorfer, Human Resources Associate
NMS
rostorfer.17@osu.edu; 614-247-7446

Jeffrey Knapp, Human Resources Associate
eTime & eLeave
knapp.345@osu.edu; 614-247-5311


Procurement Staff

Angelina Schroeder, Procurement Lead
schroeder.770@osu.edu; 614-247-4687

Angela Mercer, Procurement Specialist
Arts & Humanities / Astronomy / MBI / SBS /  Microbiology / Molecular Genetics
mercer.89@osu.edu; 614-247-4662

Michael Wells, Procurement Specialist
Biochemistry / Chemistry / Earth Sciences / Center for Life Sciences Education / EEOB / Mathematics / Physics / Statistics
wells.21@osu.edu; 614-247-4669

Center for Career and Professional Success

Brian Guerrero, Senior Director
guerrero.75@osu.edu; 614-292-6713

Stephanie Ford, Director, Career Communities
ford.82@osu.edu; 614-292-7055

Scott Kustis, Director, Industry Connections
kustis.1@osu.edu; 614-247-8698

Meet the rest of the team

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Curriculum and Assessment Services

Bernadette Vankeerbergen, Program Director
vankeerbergen.1@osu.edu; 614-688-5679

Learn more

Marketing and Communications

1010 Derby Hall, 154 North Oval Mall
asccomm@osu.edu; 614-292-8686

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Kevin Leonardi, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications
leonardi.19@osu.edu; 614-292-5935

Denise Blough, Digital Marketing Specialist
blough.24@osu.edu; 614-688-2618

Julie Brown, Email and Recruitment Marketing Manager
brown.4927@osu.edu; 614-688-2584

Evan Drexler, Communications Manager
drexler.40@osu.edu; 614-292-1235

Lauren Fanfer, Graphic Designer
fanfer.1@osu.edu; 614-247-1740

Joshua Friesen, Content Specialist
friesen.29@osu.edu; 614-688-2615

Molly Kime, Marketing and Communications Manager
kime.19@osu.edu; 614-688-2604

Erik Pepple, Content and Media Manager
pepple.5@osu.edu; 614-292-0058

Olivia Miltner, Content Specialist
miltner.4@osu.edu; 614-292-1949

Office of Undergraduate Recruitment

Arts and Sciences Office of Undergraduate Recruitment works to promote the college to prospective undergraduate students, while simultaneously supporting the university’s enrollment goals and initiatives. 

In addition, the Office of Undergraduate Recruitment sustains diversity programs specifically targeted to the recruitment, retention and advancement of underrepresented students.

Office of Undergraduate Recruitment
154 Denney Hall, 164 Annie & John Glenn Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
614-292-3891
discoverasc@osu.edu

Diversity Matters


Chinwe Okpalaoka, Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
okpalaoka.2@osu.edu, 614-292-4661

Michael Waite, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
waite.20@osu.edu, 614-688-4394

Angelett Anderson, Program Manager
anderson.2777@osu.edu, 614-292-7857

Information for Faculty and Staff

Research Services

Jared Port, Director
port.4@osu.edu; 614-247-8309

Student Programs

We value fully engaging our students in their academic life through programming that advances a holistic and transformational educational experience. Student Programs supports and engages undergraduate students through the monthly Undergraduate Student E-Newsletter, programs such as Take Your Professor to Lunch, the Arts and Sciences Student Council, an annual Ohio State College and Professional School Fair and college-central scholarships.


Ann Rottersman, Director of Student Programs
1030 Derby Hall, 154 North Oval Mall
Email: rottersman.1@osu.edu
Phone: 614-247-2566
Fax: 614-292-4500

Technology Services

Arts and Sciences’ Technology Services provides schools, departments, centers and other units with the information technology support services they need to achieve their strategic goals.
 
Our mission:

  • To meet the overall technology support needs of the college office and units across the College of Arts and Sciences
  • To provide strategically important and commonly needed technology products and services to all units across the college
  • To coordinate with the Office of the CIO on university-level technology initiatives

Please visit the Technology Services website to get technology support or for more information on our products and services.
asctech.osu.edu
614-688-4447

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