Abigale S. Ehlers

Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • MEd, Drury University 
  • Certified Hospitality Educator, American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute


  • Principles of Food Preparation - lecture
  • Principles of Food Preparation- lab
  • Food and Beverage Management
  • Restaurant Management
  • Internship in Hospitality
  • National and International Study Away

Research and professional interests

  • Sustainability issues within the hospitality industry 
  • Farm to table 
  • Study away courses 
  • Independent restaurant development and success

Awards and honors

  • Semi-finalist, Volunteer of the Year, Alliance for Community Trees, 2010 (recognized as one of the top 20 volunteers in the nation) 
  • Volunteer of the Year Award, Ozark Greenways Organization, 2009
  • Excellence in Community Service Award, Missouri State University, 2005