Meet the Administration, Faculty, and Staff of Ashland County Community Academy

ACCA Administration

Ms. Shannon Lusk, MSCIN :  Superintendent 

Head District Administrator and Director of Student Services/Curriculum

Bowling Green State University, Bachelors of Arts, Popular Culture/English 

Western Governors University of Ohio, Masters of Science, Curriculum & Instruction 

-Discipline/Attendance/CBI/Career and College Advisory

-ACCA Angels Dance Team Head Coach   ext. 202


Helenthal - Ashland County Community Academy       

Mrs. Nichole Helenthal, M. Ed: Assistant Superintendent 

Director of Special Education/District Test Assessment/21st Century Grant Site Coord. 

Ashland University,  Bachelors of Science, Education  

Ashland University,  Masters of Arts,  Special Education 

-Intervention/Grant Management & CCIP/District Technology  ext. 215


 ACCA School Resource Officer

Deputy Joe Coffey, ACCA School Resource Officer

-School Safety/Drug Prevention/Attendance/Support Services

Ashland County Sheriffs Department    ext. 204


ACCA Administrative Support

 Berry - Ashland County Community Academy        

Mrs. Paula Berry, EMIS Coordinator/Exec. Administrative Assistant 

 EMIS/ Records/Attendance

-Family Engagement Coordinator     ext. 201


ACCA Support Services

Hudson - Ashland County Community Academy

Mrs. Ashley Hudson, Transitional Age Youth Coordinator

Catholic Charities   ext. 201



ACCA School Liaison 



ACCA Faculty 


Ms. Hannah Otto, Lead Teacher & ELA Instructor

Mt. Vernon Nazarene University, Bachelors of Arts, Education 

-Student Leadership & Achievement/Test Coordinator

-Student Council Advisor/Assistant Dance Coach  ext. 206


 Mr. Andrew McCoy, Social Studies Instructor

Akron University, Bachelors of Science, Curriculum & Instruction/ Integrated Social Studies 

-Athletics & Outdoors Club Coordinator   ext. 213


Mrs. Haleigh Dean, Mathematics Instructor

-Reading & Math Enrichment Coordinator/Study Tables      ext. 208



Ms. Marilynn Workman, M. Ed., Science Instructor

Kent State University, Bachelors of Science, Chemistry

Kent State University, Master of Arts, Education 

-STEM Enrichment / Game Club Coordinator    ext. 210


Nalley - Ashland County Community Academy

Mrs. Amy Nalley, Title One/Community Engagement  

21st Century Grant Programs Coordinator

-Business Skills and Applications    ext. 207



Mrs. Sue Franklin, Title One/ Attendance Specialist

Remote Learning Coordinator

-Career Connections Mentor     ext. 214


Miss Susan Miller, Educational Aide 

-Student Mentoring / Assistant Dance Coach    ext. 203


Ashland County Community Academy
716 Union St. Ashland, OH 44805
Phone: (419) 903-0295
Fax: (419) 903-0341

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