Ohio University

About Our Office

Mission

Students are the heart of Ohio University. In the Office of the Dean of Students, we advocate for students, coordinate response to student crisis, and provide outreach and engagement to parents and families. We advance the university mission of supporting the intellectual and personal development of our students through ongoing advocacy and care.

Staff

Tammy Andrews

(she/her/hers)
Administrative Specialist
345 Baker University Center
andrewt1@ohio.edu

Chad Barnhardt

(he/him/his)
Assistant Dean of Students
345 Baker University Center
barnhard@ohio.edu

Jenny Hall-Jones, Ph.D.

(she/her/hers)
Senior Associate Vice President & Dean of Students
345 Baker University Center
hallj1@ohio.edu

Patricia McSteen, Ph.D.

(she/her/hers)
Associate Dean of Students
345 Baker University Center
mcsteenp@ohio.edu

Kathy Fahl

(she/her/hers)
Assistant Dean of Students
345 Baker University Center
kathy@ohio.edu

Katherine Nelson

Graduate Assistant for Student Senate
kn967419@ohio.edu

Sarah Gaskell

(she/her/hers)
Graduate Assistant for the OHIO Basic Needs program
sg197805@ohio.edu

Vanessa Bak

Graduate Assistant for the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program
vb480218@ohio.edu