Martin Jarmond was appointed as Executive Associate AD, Administration in November, 2012. Jarmond is the Sport Administrator for Baseball, Football, Men's Basketball, Men's Golf, Women's Golf, Pistol, Rifle and Spirit Teams. He is also responsible for oversight of Football scheduling. His specific areas of experience are University Relations, Department Leadership, Strategic Planning, Student-Athlete Life, Compliances, Athletic Program Administration, External Relations, Public and Media Relations, Design and Construction of Facilities, Business Advancement, Human Resources, Information Technology and Athletics Development. Jarmond is a member of the AD's Executive Leadership Team and involved in all facets of Strategic Planning and Athletic Program Administration.
Jarmond joined The Ohio State University in 2009 as the Associate Athletic Director for Development. His duties included oversight of the Buckeye Club, major gifts, stewardship and donor relations, gift processing and community relations.
Prior to joining OSU, Jarmond served as the Assistant Athletic Director for Development and Director of Regional Giving at Michigan State University. During his seven years, Jarmond helped the Spartan Fund set new fundraising records in each year of his tenure and was instrumental in the implementation of premium seating. He played an active role during the $1.2B Campaign for MSU, helping athletics raise over $126M.
Nationally, Jarmond serves as the only non athletic director on the Division I-A Athletics Directors McLendon Scholarship Steering Committee.
A native of Fayetteville, NC, Jarmond graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelors degree in Communication Studies and a Minor in Leadership Studies in 2001. While at UNCW, he played basketball for the Seahawks, earning All-CAA Academic honors and helped guide the Seahawks to their first ever NCAA tournament appearance in 2000. Jarmond earned two Masters Degrees in Business Administration (2002) and Sports Administration (2003) from Ohio University in Athens, OH.