Your ELC Staff

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Hannah Nelson received their Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Anthropology with a minor in Game Studies from The Ohio State University and is in the process of completing their Master of Philosophy in Screen Cultures from the University of Oslo. As a student, they were involved in Ohio State’s Honors program, the University of Oslo’s Environmental Humanities and Sciences program, and both their bachelor’s and master’s theses focus on the intersections of video games, genre, and culture. Hannah currently serves as the temporary Academic Success Coach and Learning Community Coordinator for the Office of Retention and Student Success Initiatives at Ohio State Newark, and they are passionate about helping students achieve their goals and make the most of their college experience. In their free time, Hannah enjoys reading (primarily science fiction, fantasy, and historical or scientific nonfiction), gaming, and (newly) triathlon training. You can reach Hannah at:


Office: Hodges Hall 1120

Phone: 740-755-7089


Ashley Moore received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from The Ohio State University and is an alumnus of the Newark campus. During her undergraduate career as a first-generation college student, Ashley served as an Academic Peer Coach and Lead Coach for the Buckeye Generation Learning Community and the Engineering Learning Community for three years until she graduated in 2020. As a student, Ashley was involved as a research assistant for the psychology department and served as one of the 150 sesquicentennial scholars for the university where she focused on developing leadership and engaging in service work. Ashley currently serves as Academic Success Coach for the Office of Retention and Student Success Initiatives and oversees the Engineering Learning Community, Buckeye Generation Learning Community, academic probation programs, and more. She is passionate and excited about working with students from diverse backgrounds and using her experience as a Newark campus alumnus to encourage students to be the best versions of themselves. In Ashley’s free time, she enjoys hiking, being outdoors, and adding to her plant collection- which is now over 100 different plants! You can reach Ashley at:


Office:  Hodges Hall 1120

Phone: 740-755-7380

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