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Stephanie Krah

Stephanie Krah is the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at Central State University. She is originally from Springfield, Ohio. Krah previously served Central State as the Founding Associate Dean of University College and served as the Director of Retention at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Krah received her A.A.S. in Cardiovascular Technology and B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of Toledo in 2005. In 2007, she completed an M.P.H. from the Northwest Ohio Consortium for Public Health; and in 2013, she completed her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Ohio University. Her dissertation focus was on The Social Identity Development of White Student at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. 

Krah is committed to student development and engagement in academic and co-curricular programs; she has short and long-term strategic planning experience in the areas of Student Affairs, Enrollment Management, and Academic Affairs. She has earned numerous professional awards, presented at various higher education conferences and events, published in higher education journals, and is committed to teaching and research. Krah’s passion is helping others achieve their dreams in life through helping them see their potential. She has given back to her local community individually and through her membership in organizations such as The Links, Inc. and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.