Sign up for the Junior Achievement Volunteer Training on August 7th at the Ashtabula County District Library from 6-7:30 PM.  This will be a fun and informative training session for our fall classes. You will receive training and the teaching kit needed and be able to sign-up for the class you'd like to teach.

Click here to sign up for Volunteer Training on Aug. 7th

See the Gazette article "JA to Continue in the County"

JA Gazette article from July 4, 2018

Junior Achievement of Ashtabula County is a District Office of Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley, Inc. and is independently funded by its local Ashtabula-area community, and local community leaders serve on the steering committee and advisory board.

Patty Stone - District Manager -
Junior Achievement of Ashtabula County
PO Box 7

Jefferson, Ohio 44047

STEERING COMMITTEE  *(Also on Advisory Board)

  • Bill Creed* - Gazette Newspapers
  • Tim Kehres* - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Ohio
  • Holly Mayernick* - Infinity Resources, Inc.
  • Michele Merkel* - Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley, Inc.
  • Ryan Pastore - The PNC Financial Services Group
  • Chad Vavpetic* - AXA Advisors


  • Jamie Beacom - Star Beacon
  • Todd Bendis - Lake City Plating
  • Mike Candela-Pymatuning Valley Local School District
  • Dawn Cragon - Ashtabula County Treasurer
  • Nicole Deligianis - Local 245
  • Megan Krippel - Kent State University Ashtabula
  • Wynona Purola- Key Bank
  • John Palo - The Robert S. Morrison Foundation
  • Lori Stevens - Conneaut Savings Bank

Steering Committee Emeritus

  • Jerome Brockway - Ashtabula County Technical and Career Campus

Junior Achievement Ashtabula Videos