Title: Graduate Administrative Associate
Hometown: Canton, Michigan
Joined SASSO: Summer 2017; Joined Athletics Department (Administration) in Fall 2016
Educational Background: Hope College (2013) - Secondary English Education, Political Science Education; The Ohio State University - Master of Arts, Educational Administration & Principal Licensure
Professional Background: Worked as a 7th & 8th grade ELA student teacher at Saugatuck Middle School in the 2012-2013 school year. Worked as a full-time English teacher at Lakeshore High School from July 2013 until June 2016. Began work in Athletics Administration at Ohio State in September 2016 as a Professional Intern and transitioned into a GAA role in Student-Athlete Career Management in Spring 2017. Currently completing a Master of Arts degree in Educational Administration with Principal Licensure.
Favorite Quote: “In three words, I can sum up everything I know about life: It goes on.” – Robert Frost
Best part of job: Supporting and building relationships with both student-athletes and colleagues to better develop and exceed the missions of our programs.
Interests: Hunting, fishing, backpacking, playing and watching sports, gardening, reading, and spending time with my family and friends (most importantly, my niece and nephew!).
No. 16 Ohio State Routs Rutgers 79-52 on Senior Night
Buckeyes Close Out Home Schedule Tuesday vs. Rutgers
McKenna Closes Out Regular Season as Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
Terefenko Earns B1G Defensive Player of the Week Honors
Buckeyes Close Regular Season Home Slate Wednesday vs. Northwestern
Coffee With The Coach -- Chris Holtmann