The Engagement Center Team
Meet the team of Specialists at the Engagement Center. Please contact our team via an email address below or call 614-696-6288.
Paige joined the team as an Engagement Specialist in October of 2021. Detroit born and Columbus raised, Paige is a 2020 graduate of THE Ohio State University. Her favorite part about Ohio State is being a part of the Buckeye community that can be found all around the world. Outside of the office, Paige loves spending time with family and friends, watching college football, traveling and finding her next favorite Mexican restaurant.
Hannah joined the team as an Engagement Specialist in October 2021. A native of Albany, NY, Hannah is a 2016 graduate of The Ohio State University. Her favorite part of Ohio State is the camaraderie of all OSU alumni. A fun fact about Hannah is that all 5 members of her immediate family, her fiancé and her grandfather attended Ohio State. Outside of the office, Hannah is part of the In-Career MA program at The John Glenn College of Public Affairs and is an avid runner and reader.
Joe joined the team as an Engagement Specialist in October 2021. A native of North Olmsted, Ohio, Joe is a 2021 graduate of The Ohio State University. His favorite part of Ohio State is the strong, inclusive community of passionate Buckeyes, evident both in his life and around the world. Outside of the office, Joe is an avid Buckeye and Cleveland sports fan, and he enjoys exploring Columbus, having movie nights with his roommates and spending time with friends and family.
Danny joined the team as an Engagement Specialist in December 2021. A native of Toledo, Ohio, Danny is a 2020 graduate of Bowling Green State University. His favorite part of Ohio State is the culture the university brings to the city of Columbus and he thinks it’s awesome to see an entire city get behind their university. In his free time, Danny enjoys watching football and other sports all weekend long. He also enjoys checking out the local hotspots throughout the Columbus area!
Meagan joined the team as an Engagement Specialist in October 2021. A native of Kempfenbrunn, Germany, Meagan is a 2015 graduate of The Ohio State University. One of her favorite parts about Ohio State is the continued support of Students, Faculty and Alumni through all stages of life. She stands firmly behind the belief that Ohio State will do everything to give back to fellow Buckeyes. Outside of the office, Meagan is an avid traveler, enjoys reading, watching sports, going on adventures with her dog, Parker and is the biggest Taylor Swift fan you will ever meet.
Dirk graduated from The Ohio State University in 2018 and has been with OSU ever since. He has had the opportunity to work across many different areas within Ohio State, which has provided him with a unique perspective of how truly incredible this university is. He started at the Engagement Center in September of 2021, and his favorite part of being a buckeye is connecting with over half a million alumni from around the globe and hearing their stories. Outside of the office he enjoys an active lifestyle and participate in the following activities: golf, snowboarding, hiking, travel, wakeboarding, sports and spending time with friends and family.
Student Engagement Specialists
The Student Engagement Specialists team includes almost 50 current Ohio State students who come from many backgrounds and regions. Their majors range from biochemistry to political science and everything between. We serve our alumni, friends and family by providing firsthand insights into today's student experience. We can't wait to connect with you!
If you're interested in joining the student specialist team, reach out to Nicole Zaayer with your resume.