Dr. Linda Billman, Associate Professor, has been a member of the Ashland University faculty since 1997. She has served as chair of the Department of Early Childhood and the associate dean of the College of Education. Dr. Billman earned her Ph.D. from the University of Akron. She teaches in the areas of educational foundations and literacy.
Dr. Billman has extensive leadership experiences within both state and national educator preparation organizations. They include participating as a national delegate to the Association of Teacher Educators (ATE), a member of the Ohio Association of Colleges for Teacher Education Board of Trustees (OACTE), president of the Ohio Association of Teacher Educators (OATE), and a member of the Executive Committee of the Ohio Confederation of Teacher Education Associations (OCTEO). Dr. Billman currently serves as president of the Ohio Association of Private Colleges of Teacher Education and is a member of the ATE Governance Committee. Her research interests include literacy and assessment.