Parent Association

In recognition of the important role that each parent plays in his/her student's success, Cleveland State University proudly supports the CSU Viking Parent Association.

Lead by Cleveland State University President Ronald Berkman's wife Patsy, this special network of parents help ensure that each CSU student has a rewarding and successful college career. Members attend attend exciting campus events where they mix, mingle and meet other families, and are encouraged to offer input and ideas about improving the college experience for students.

If your student will be attending CSU, or is a current student, and you would like to become a member please send an email to along with your name, address and phone number.

Current cabinet:
President: Kendall Jarrell
VP: Karen Cillo
Treasurer: Daine Kopanski
Secretary: Edna Akrish