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!).
Turkey Day #TBT - B1G Ws in the Big House
Buckeyes Blitz Memphis 100-69 in Play4Kay Opener
Buckeyes Unite Local Children with Police and Fire Departments
This Is The Game Week: Ohio State vs. Michigan
Buckeyes Get Past Maryland in Four
M. Ice Hockey
No. 15 Buckeyes Take On No. 17 Wolverines in Ann Arbor