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Student Services Staff

From recruitment to graduation, our staff is here to support the needs of all Educational Studies graduate students. Our talented staff possesses detailed knowledge of processes and policies related to and important to Educational Studies graduate students. We also provide students with information regarding admissions, licenses, transfer of programs, registration, graduation and much more.

To contact us please send an e-mail to or call us at 614-688-4007.


Alisa Tate
Director of Student Services

Manages student services office and support staff needs. Serves as a lead recruiter, academic advisor, and liaison for the department for the Graduate School and other university entities.

Christine Fagan
Student Services Coordinator
Licensure and Graduation Coordinator

Oversees all graduation services for the SSGS office, oversees all licensure and endorsement applications for ODE, CAEP data collection, TK20 applications and student support

Ashley Lomax
Assistant Director for Recruitment & Communications

I oversee programs and initiatives in the office affiliated with the recruitment, orientation, and retention of graduate students for the Department of Educational Studies. I also serve as the advisor for the department student council and am developing the department’s alumni network.

Megan Tuttle
Program Assistant

Oversees daily SSGS office needs including phone and email follow up. Assists coordinators with admissions, licensure, and graduation services. Reviews transfer credits for undergraduate EHE students. Manages record retention for incoming students and alumni.

Billy Welch
Admissions Specialist

I work with current and prospective students, faculty, and staff to manage the application and admissions process for graduate degree programs in the Department of Educational Studies.