Marilyn Ashbaugh (born August 19, 1954, South Bend, Indiana, U.S.A.), retired university administrator. Holds J.D. and MPA degrees from Indiana University. A haiku of hers was shortlisted for the 2021 Touchstone Award for Individual Poems. Won awards in the 2016 and 2021 Kiyoshi & Kiyoko Tokutomi Haiku Contests and the 2019 and 2020 Akita International Haiku Contests. Resides in Edwardsburg, Michigan and Gulf Stream, Florida.