Ball is CFAES’s new marketing and communications director

On March 1, Michelle Ball started as CFAES’s new director of Marketing and Communications. Most recently, Michelle worked for the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services as assistant bureau chief, and prior to that, worked at the LearningWork Connection and Center for Learning Excellence here at Ohio State.

Michelle brings diverse experience related to strategic planning, marketing, communications, professional development and organizational change to the position. In her role with CFAES, she will provide overall leadership to our marketing and communications initiatives and lead a team of 26 individuals on the Columbus and Wooster campuses.

Michelle is looking forward to connecting or reconnecting with the outstanding professionals across the university. She will be housed in 267 Kottman Hall in Columbus and may be reached by email at ball.1893@osu.edu.—Ryan Schmiesing