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.


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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

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Mike Buckland 
Web Programming Specialist 

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

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Nikki Gross 
Graphic Designer 

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

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Pam Joseph 
Communications Specialist 

Storytelling • Internal relations and communications • External media relations

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Laura Katterheinrich

Laura Katterheinrich 
Marketing Manager 

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

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Seth Regula 
Donor Experience Specialist 

Executes donor relation programs • Creates individualized donor stewardship plans • Monitors use of scholarship and gift funds • Manages logistics of donor and alumni events