Ashland University has established five Professional Development Centers throughout the state of Ohio.


Main Campus Center:

Allen, Ashland, Crawford, Hancock, Hardin, Holmes, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Seneca, Van Wert, Wayne, and Wyandot counties.

James Powell, Ed.D., Executive Director of PDS,

Jennifer English, Administrative Assistant,

121 W. Main St / Ashland, OH 44805

419.289.5350 | 800.882.1548 Ext, 5350

Columbus Center:

Athens, Auglaize, Champaign, Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Gallia, Guernsey, Hocking, Jackson, Lawrence, Licking, Logan, Madison, Meigs, Mercer, Monroe, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Scioto, Shelby, Union, Vinton, and Washington counties.

Cheryle "Dee" Basinger, PhD, Director,

Georgine Collette, Assistant Director,

Courtney Kessler, Administrative Assistant

Heather McElwain, Administrative Assistant

1900 East Dublin-Granville Rd / Columbus, OH 43229

614.794.4850 | 877.577.9497

Elyria/Cleveland Center:

Cuyahoga, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Henry, Huron, Lorain, Lucas, Medina, Ottawa, Sandusky, Williams, and Wood counties.

Renee Yoder, Director,

Janet Atkinson, Administrative Assistant,

Suite 105, University Center / 1005 N. Abbe Road / Elyria, OH 44035

440.366.7495 | 800.995.5222

Massillon/Stark Center:

Ashtabula, Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton, Geauga, Harrison, Jefferson, Lake, Mahoning, Portage, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas counties.

Paul Stellar, Director,

Connie VanSwearingen, Administrative Assistant,

2800 Richville Dr., S.E. / Massillon, OH 44646

330.832.9856 option 3

Southwest Center:

Adams, Brown, Butler, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Fayette, Greene, Hamilton, Highland, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, and Warren counties.

Patrick J. Crahan, Director,

Shannon McDonald, Administrative Assistant,

Ashland University

Scarlet Oaks East Wing

500 Scarlet Oaks Dr / Cincinnati OH 45241

513.772.5532 | 800.670.0395

Northwest Center:

Dr. Wendy Stanley, Ph.D, Director,

Ashland University

9301 Buck Rd / Perrysburg OH 43551