Stephanie Ash


Director of Editorial Services in Marketing and Communication

Steph Ash is a longtime magazine and editorial strategist, writer, and editor. She began her career at the Minnesota Office of Higher Education (Higher Education Services Office), where she produced content on financial aid and access to college in a variety of mediums. She spent much of the next twenty years as an editor for Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, working on and leading custom print, digital, and hybrid projects. She has also edited magazines for the American Taekwondo Association and United Healthcare, and she has written and produced comedy and musical events. She lives in Minneapolis and North Mankato with her husband, the novelist and Minnesota State University, Mankato, professor Geoff Herbach ’92. They have four teenagers.