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Fall Semester Classes Begin (Full Session and First Half Semester)
In Memory of
8/1/78 – 5/15/11
SSU Sport Management, Class of 2001
Andrew Sheets (Exercise Science '17) is Assistant Director of Developmental Disabilities with Horry County (SC) Disabilities and Special Needs. He lives in Conway, SC.
Michael Owen (Sport Management '11) is the founder and president of Southeast Ohio Trail Runners, a nonprofit organization that promotes trail running throughout Ohio. He lives with is wife in Pomeroy, OH.
Phil Butler (Sport Management '15) is the Head Baseball Coach at Shawnee State University.
Lori (Remy) Watson (Sport Management '00) is the HR and Safety Coordinator for the Community Action Committee of Pike County. She and her husband, Nathaniel, live in Waverly.
Megan (Mitchell) Herrmann (Exercise Science ‘09) is Chiropractor/Co-Owner of Herrmann Family Chiropractic in Johnston, IA.
Tiffany Jackson (Exercise Science '15) is Assistant Volleyball Coach at Rider University in Lawrenceville, NJ,
Ray Bear (Athletic Training '98) is Human Performance Coordinator for the United States Army Third Special Forces Group at Ft. Bragg, NC.
Amy Salvatore (Sport Management '13) is Assistant Director of Athletic Communications at West Virginia University. She lives in Morgantown, WV.
Michael Roelker (Sport Management '09) is an Enterprise Account Manager with Oracle. He lives in Austin, TX.
Chris Dunham (Sport Management '09) is Director of Digital Media and Communications with the Lehigh Valley IronPigs in Allentown, PA.
Lenier Crawford (Exercise Science '12) is a Parks and Recreation Manager for the City of Pataskla, OH.
George Gamble (Sport Management '08) is Athletic Director/Physical Education Teacher at Millennium Community School in Columbus, OH.
Lucas Stuart (Sport Management '16) is a Graduate Assistant in the Event Management and Championships department at the University of Kentucky, where he is pursuing a master's degree in Sport Leadership.
Andrew Kelly (Sport Management '16) is Food and Beverage Manager at The Golf Club at Little Turtle in Westerville, OH.
Natasha Wilson (Sport Management '16) is a Contract Specialist with the United States Air Force. She lives in Dayton, OH.
Kara Bobo-Stump (Sport Management '08) is the Assistant Director, Alumni and Community Engagement at Shawnee State University.
Bryan Smith (Sport Management '98) is a Disaster Program Specialist with the Ohio River Valley American Red Cross. He lives in Portsmouth.
Codee Arthur (Sport Management '15) is a Sports Coordinator for the YMCA of Greater Dayton.
Jake Dorow (Sport Management '13) is Digital Marketing Coordinator at The Impact Partnership in Kennesaw, GA.
Ted Tom (Sport Management '04) is Assistant Baseball Coach at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.
Casey Todt (Sport Management ’11) is Senior Sales Manager with RFID Hotel in Lake Mary, FL.
Kristy Kamer (Sport Management ’99) is the Head Volleyball Coach at Montreat College in Montreat, NC.
Kevin Valerius (Sport Management '11) is Conversion Manager at the BB&T Arena in Highland Heights, KY.
Keenan Perry (Athletic Training '03) is Associate Professor of Athletic Training at SSU.
Chason Perry (Exercise Science '07) is Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the 17th Special Tactics Squadron at Fort Benning, GA.
Kevin Colley (Sport Management '15) is a Staff Writer for the Scioto Voice in Wheelersburg, OH.
Casey Wooddell (Sport Management '07) is the Director of the Parks and Recreation for the City of Oxford, OH.
Elizabeth (Quatman) Warnement (Sport Management '03) is a Senior Healthcare Recruiter with Medical Staffing Options. She lives in Louisville, KY.
Andrew Walters (Exercise Science '05) is a strength and conditioning coach for US Army Special Forces, as well as rehabilitating Wounded Warriors, at Fort Bragg, NC. He currently lives in Pinehurst, NC with is wife and two sons.
Nathaniel Burgess (Sport Management '08) is an Investment Advisor with Principal Financial Group in Dublin, OH.
Chad Fyffe (Sport Management, ’01) is the athletic director at Northeastern High School in Springfield, OH.
Evan Shepherd (Sport Management '07) is the Director of Operations at the BBT Arena in Highland Heights, KY, handling all conversions for the scheduled event and managing all changeover crews. He currently resides in Bethel, OH with his wife Julie Mihalik (SSU Soccer Alum). They have three children Laila (5), Maicy (3), and Stella (1).
Brendan Houser (Sport Management '07) is Human resource Director with H&G Nursing Homes, Inc.. He resides in Bethel. He and his wife Lacey, also an SSU alum, have two children, Sion (3) and Max (1).
Todd Vatter (Sport Management ’01) is Communications Coordinator for Administration and Finance at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.
Dr. Curt Laird (Sport Management ’98) is Dean of the College of Health and Human Services at Columbus State Community College.
Brandi Munn (Sport Management '99) is working as a women's college basketball official. She resides in Nashville, TN.
Frank Price (Sport Management '99) is Field Services Director for the U.S. Sportsmen's Association in Columbus. He resides in Westerville, OH with his wife, Kristen (SSU '99) and their two children, Maggie and Allen.
Bryan Robinson (Sport Management '10) is a Brokerage Associate at Building Systems Transportation in London, OH.
Cory Pallutch (Exercise Science '13) is Senior Recruiter/Recruiting Manager for Global Technical Recruiters in Cleveland, OH.
Keegan Rathkamp (Sport Management '09) is Financial Advisor, Health and Life Insurance Broker, Registered Tax Return Preparer for Voya Financial Advisors in Chillicothe, OH.
Bruce Blackburn (Sport Management '13) is Manager of Strategic Development with Ryder in Columbus, OH.
Becky (Holden) Elkins (Exercise Science '02) is a physical therapy assistant with SpectraCarerehabilitation in Milford, OH. She resides in Milford with her husband and two children, Austin and Aubrey.
Tom Bellamy (Sport Management '02) works security for Ohio Support Services and is a substitute teacher for Franklin County Educational Services. He lives in Columbus.
Brandon Entler (Sport Management '01) is a General Activity Therapist with the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville. He resides in McDermott with his wife and two daughters.
Thad Wells (Sport Management '98) is a Production Manager with A&P Technology in Cincinnati. He lives in New Richmond.
David Stuart (Sport Management '99) is a Trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol assigned to Portsmouth Post 73. He lives in Lucasville with his wife Andrea (Day) and two sons, Bryce (5) and Brock (2).
Jessica (Votaw) McGonigle (Athletic Training '06) works in Development and Administration for the State of Ohio MR/DD Medicaid. She resides in Amanda, OH.
Aaron Mummert (Exercise Science '07) is an exercise physiologist in cardiopulmonary rehab at Southern Ohio Medical Center, and also a corrections officer at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility.
Nena (Shelton) McKinney (Athletic Training '03) is a Certified Athletic Trainer at Nova Care Rehabilitation in Columbus.
April (Donnally) Barnette (Athletic Training ’02) is Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education in the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Shawnee State University.
Kenta Sato (Sport Management ’09) is a Senior Systems Engineer with Octon, Inc. He lives in Tokyo, Japan.