Administrative Assistant II
Ashley Barnes was born and raised in Grinnell, Iowa and attended Marshalltown Community College. Prior to her current position, Ashley worked at the Pioneer Bookshop, the College’s bookstore. In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family. She also loves going camping and being outdoors.
For Ashley, the best part of Grinnell College is that “you can always learn something new here! The students are amazing to talk to and get to know. They have taught me so much over the years.”
In her current role, Ashley provides administrative support to the associate vice president for Student Affairs and for the dean for student success and academic advising. You can view the Academic Advising webpage for additional information or resources from the office. She also assists in coordinating Division of Student Affairs (DSA) and student success initiatives.
The Student Affairs suite is located on the third floor of the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center and houses several of the departments in the division. For more information, stop in the office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or call 641-269-3702.