Office of Student Services

Academic Advisors - Judith Herb College of Education

Providing quality services to you, within the increasing restraints, continues to be our utmost goal along with doing our best to ensure everyone’s safety.

The faculty and staff of the Judith Herb College of Education (JHCOE) are now working on campus with safety precautions.  Please direct all advising inquiries through our JHCOEadvising general email account – or phone us at 419.530.2495.  Please do not email advisors directly as this can often lead to duplication. We want to be able to respond ASAP.

For answers to your academic advising us at and include your (a) Rocket ID number and (b) a phone number where we can reach you. You may direct the email to a specific advisor within the email and we will try to adhere to your wishes as much as possible. You WILL receive a response ASAP. Here are some examples of common questions:

  • A request to schedule a phone advising appointment
  • A list of classes you may register for 
  • A registration override/permit for an approved course
  • A question concerning graduation requirements
  • You want to declare or change your major or minor

Further information is being added to the FAQs section of the university’s evolving response website. Click below to know more.


Office of Student Services 419.530.2495.
Advising is by appointment only. 
Lindsey Baumgartner, Academic Advisor,
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Multi-Age Education
Suzanne Garza, Academic Advisor,
  • Adolescent to Young Adult Education
  • Special Education Intervention Specialist
Melissa Spann, Academic Advisor/Enrollment Specialist,
  • Middle Childhood Education
  • LAMP admissions
Dr. Timothy Brakel, Associate Professor,
  • Music Education
Dr. Jason Cox, Assistant Professor,
  • Art Education
Dr. An Chung Cheng,Professor,
  • Foreign Language Education (Spanish, French, German)


Last Updated: 6/27/22