The Ohio State University at Lima

Office of Advancement

The Office of Advancement integrates the public relations, marketing, development and alumni efforts at The Ohio State University at Lima. Please feel free to reach out to us regarding outreach into the community, University speakers, media stories or general website questions.


Lesley Fry
Director of Advancement

Oversight of advancement operations at Ohio State Lima, including the strategy development and integration of development, alumni and marketing and communications efforts • Fundraising • Alumni relations

Lydia Steinke
Advancement Program Assistant

    Donor relations and stewardship activities including advancement events • Office administrative functions

Pam Joseph
Communications Specialist

    Storytelling • Internal relations and communications • External media relations

Laura Katterheinrich
Marketing Manager

    Marketing and brandmanagement including paid advertising, graphic design, social media • Oversight of website including content, design • Branding

Nikki Gross
Graphic Designer

    Create visual communications to convey messages in an effective and strategic manner • design campus visuals • photo editing

Mike Buckland
Web Programming Specialist

    Web development, coding, maintenance • Video production • Room scheduling