- Title: Associate Director
Angie Wellman is the Associate Director in the Student Life Multicultural Center after having served as an Intercultural Specialist in the center for six years. Her transformational work with LGBTQ and other under-represented students, staff, faculty and alumni was recognized with the University Distinguished Staff Award in 2016.
Angie has had a dynamic career involved in social justice movements since her undergraduate career at Kent State University where she held leadership positions in the campus Student Services Center and served as a catalyst to providing diversity and inclusion trainings to residence hall staff. She became involved in LGBTQ community centers by co-facilitating the Women's Discussion group at the Cleveland Center and helped initiate young adult programming at the Akron Pride Center. After moving to Columbus, Angie received her Master of Science degree in Clinical Counseling and School Guidance Counseling. She is a licensed professional clinical counselor, and maintains a private practice.
Before her work at The Ohio State University, Angie held the position of Executive Director at Kaleidoscope Youth Center for seven years. Prior to this, she led programming efforts at other organizations including Stonewall Columbus, Oriana House and an Akron Area YMCA.
Through both professional and volunteer roles, Angie has devoted nearly twenty years to social justice work centered on community building, advocacy, education, and leadership development.