Staff Directory

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Share your questions and concerns, and connect with staff who support President Johnson, including the Office of Commencement and Special Events, Executive Communications and the University Residence.


205 Bricker Hall 
190 North Oval Mall 
Columbus, OH 43210


Lynette Arner
Executive Assistant

Hannah Bechtold
Director of Administration and Operations

JR Blackburn
Chief of Staff

Sarah Bohman
Deputy Chief of Staff

Emily Bowling
Executive Administrator to the President

Lynnette Burks
Executive Assistant

Scott Holbert
Presidential Aide

Paul Patton
Senior Advisor to the President

Richard Scharschmidt
Executive Administrator to the Senior Advisor

Jaclyn Waggoner
Coordinator of Planning and Scheduling

Kyle Williams
Correspondence and Operations Coordinator

Commencement and Special Events

1060 Blankenship Hall 
901 Woody Hayes Drive 
Columbus, OH 43210


Scott Grimsley
Program Manager

Katie Schwegman
Program Coordinator

Jake Snoble
Senior Manager

Camaren Williams
Office Associate/Fiscal Assistant

Executive Communications

103 Bricker Hall
190 North Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210


Na'Tyra Green
Associate Editor

Ignazio Messina

Adam Warren
Senior Writer

University Residence

205 Bricker Hall 
190 North Oval Mall 
Columbus, OH 43210


Carolyn Speicher
Events and Residence Manager