Dr. Melissa Ross

Center on Education and Training for Employment at The Ohio State University

Dr. Ross serves as CETE’s Associate Director of Research Partnerships and Impacts and Program Director of the Community Engagement and Evaluation team.  She received her Psy.D. at the Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology.  Dr. Ross has considerable experience in community engagement and project management and has served as the lead project manager for a variety of evaluation and capacity building projects.  She is well versed in project management best practices and is currently spearheading CETE’s Racial Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Initiative.