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EHE Alumni Society

The EHE Alumni Society promotes and advances interests of the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State University, including the Departments of Educational Studies, Human Sciences and Teaching and Learning. We provide fellowship and help nurture professional relationships among the alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends of the Society. We are an integral part of The Ohio State Alumni Association, Inc., the official alumni organization of The Ohio State University, and promote and support its mission.

EHE Board

Front row, left to right: Secretary - Michelle Fifield, ’97, Consumer Relations Team Manager, Abbott Nutrition, Powell, Ohio. President - Charlie Keenan, ’90, Superintendent, Maple Heights City Schools, Aurora, Ohio. Past President - Marie Ward, ’94, Superintendent, Fairfield County Educational Service Center, Carroll, Ohio. Clayton Dusek, ’62, ’82, Professor (retired), School of Education, Baldwin Wallace University, Avon Lake, Ohio. Lauren Brewer, ’10, Organ Transplant Coordinator, Buckeye Transplant, Columbus, Ohio. Back row, left to right: Cynthia Letjekides, ’83, North Carolina Teacher (retired), Sorority House Director, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Martha Nicodemus, ’04, Compliance Lead, Aetna, Baltimore, Ohio. Richard Bunner, ’66, ’68, Program Administrator - Maternal and Child Health (retired), Ohio Department of Health, Zanesville, Ohio. Brooke Graham, ’17, English Teacher, Tri- Valley Local Schools, Ontario, Ohio. President-Elect - Melinda Farry, ’78, ’90, Educational Consultant, Ohio Department of Education; Trainer, Principal (retired), Olentangy High School, Gahanna, Ohio. Raeanna O’Brien, ’98, ’03, School-Based Mental Health Clinician, Syntero, Upper Arlington, Ohio. Board members not pictured: Phil Ackerman, ’75, Director, Ohio Valley Educational Service Center, Massillon, Ohio. Treasurer - Kevin Doll, ’00 and ’01, Financial Advisor, Hamilton Capital, Westerville, Ohio. Stephanie Hafner, ’14, ’15, ’19, Teacher, Hilliard City School District, Columbus, Ohio. Larry Hurtubise, ’84, ’89, ’01, Associate Program Director, Biomedical Education Specialization, The Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Gahanna, Ohio. Amanda Jovanovich, ’13, Program Assistant, Office of Undergraduate Research, The Ohio State University, Worthington, Ohio. Angela Richardson, ’09, Sr. Product Developer/Sourcing, Bath and Body Works, Grove City, Ohio.

EHE Alumni Society Officers

President - Charlie Keenan, '90
Superintendent, Maple Heights City Schools
Aurora, OH

President-Elect - Melinda Farry, '78, ‘90
Educational Consultant; Ohio Department of Education
Retired High School Principal, Olentangy High School
Gahanna, OH

Secretary - Michelle Fifield, '97
Consumer Relations Team Manager, Abbott Nutrition

Treasurer - Kevin Doll, '00 and '01
Financial Advisor, Hamilton Capital Management
Westerville, OH

Past President - Marie Ward, '94
Superintendent, Fairfield County Educational Service Center
Carroll, OH

Educational Studies Representatives

Richard Bunner, '66, '68
Program Administrator - Maternal and Child Health (Retired), Ohio Department of Health
Zanesville, OH

Clayton Dusek, ’67, '82
Professor (Retired), School of Education, Baldwin Wallace University
Avon Lake, OH

Raeanna O’Brien, '98, '03
School-Based Mental Health Clinician, Syntero
Upper Arlington, OH

Human Sciences Representatives

Lauren Brewer, '10
Organ Transplant Coordinator, Buckeye Transplant
Columbus, OH

Amanda Jovanovich, '13
Program Assistant, Office of Undergraduate Research, The Ohio State University
Worthington, OH

Angela Richardson, '12
Product Developer – Gifting & Accessories, LBrands, Mast/Bath & Body Works
Grove City, OH

Teaching and Learning Representatives

Phil Ackerman, '75
Director, Ohio Valley Educational Service Center
Massillon, OH

Cynthia Letjekides, '83
Retired North Carolina Teacher
Sorority House Director, The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Recent Graduate Representatives

Brooke Graham, '17
English Teacher, Tri-Valley School District
Ontario, OH

Stephanie Hafner, '14,'15
Teacher, Hilliard City School District
Columbus, OH

At-Large Representatives

Larry Hurtubise, '84, '89, '01
Director of the Office of Education Innovation and Scholarship
The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
Gahanna, OH

Martha Nicodemus, '04
Compliance Lead, Aetna
Baltimore, OH

OSU Alumni Advisory Council Representative

Robert Grimm, '74
Clinical Associate Professor of Management, Kelly School of Business, Indiana University
Zionsville, IN