The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Tyler currently serves as the Regional Engagement Officer for Northern and Southeastern Ohio and has been in that role since September 2018. Through his role, Tyler works with over 20 clubs in the region in addition to hosting events to keep Buckeyes engaged with the university.

A native of Ironton, Ohio, Tyler graduated from Ohio University in 2008 and 2011 with a Bachelors and Master’s degree, respectively. Soon after completion of his graduate program, Tyler began his alumni relations career and worked in numerous roles at the Ohio University Alumni Association for nearly 7 years. Tyler started his tenure as the front desk administrative assistant and concluded his tenure as the Assistant Director of External Relations.

In addition to his professional endeavors, Tyler is a music fanatic and spends his free time seeing live music, collecting records, playing guitar and drums, and always trying to find new music that he’s never heard before. In addition to music, Tyler is a lifelong fan of the Cleveland Browns and loves playing board & card games.

Tyler currently lives in Upper Arlington with his girlfriend Katie.

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