Ivory Harlow

Program Specialist
OSU South Centers

1864 Shyville Road
Piketon, OH 45661
740-289-2071 x220

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Strayer University (2007)
Master of Arts, Ohio Christian University (2014)
MBA, Ohio State University (2019)

Ivory is a veteran of the United States Air Force and a graduate of the Syracuse University Whitman School of Management’s Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (V-WISE) program, and Entrepreneur Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV) at the Trulaske College of Business, University of Missouri.

Professional Experience:


Ivory Harlow is a Program Specialist for The Ohio State University CFAES Center for Cooperatives. She supports cooperative development through education about the co-op model, business planning and strategy. She is a Small Business Administration Certified Business Advisor and a member of the OSU Direct Marketing Team.

She is a regular contributor of cooperative content to Farm & Dairy Newspaper, on topics such as co-op marketing, business and financial planning and working together to achieve common goals.

Ivory has a background in agriculture and business development. She is the owner of Dickie Bird Farm LLC in Ross County, Ohio.

Community Experience:

Ivory serves as Volunteer Coordinator for OSU Extension- Ross County Master Gardener Program. She oversees volunteer, education and community outreach activities.