CCU Steering Committee

The initial steering committee, comprised of TU administrators, faculty, and staff was founded in 2016 to create content and programming for CCU.

Lillian Schumacher, Ed.D.
President
 
B.S., Economics, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
M.A., Organization Development, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Ed.D., Leadership Studies, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Dr. Lillian Schumacher
Why I'm culturally unique
Reginald A. Wilkinson, Ed.D.
Member, Board of Trustees
 
B.A., Political Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
M.A., Higher Education Administration, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Ed.D., Educational Leadership/Foundations, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Dr. Reginald Wilkinson
Why I'm culturally unique
Peter Holbrook, Ph.D.
Provost & Chief Academic Officer
 
AA (Honors), Marketing, Lakeshore Technical College, Cleveland, WI
B.A., (Cum Laude), Business, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI
M.S., Management, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI
Ph.D., Leadership Studies, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI
Dr. Peter Holbrook

Julia K. Porter, Ph.D.
Project Manager, Celebrating Cultural Uniqueness
 
B.S., English Education, Indiana University/Purdue University-Indianapolis (IUPUI)
M.A., English Literature, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
Ph.D., Global Leadership, Indiana Tech, Fort Wayne, IN
Julia Porter
Why I'm culturally unique
Rahat Ahmed
Director of Donor Relations
 
B.S., Business Administration, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL
M.B.A., University of North Alabama, Florence, AL
Rahat Ahmed
Why I'm culturally unique
Jessica Holly Bigg
Assistant to Director of Athletics
 
B.S., Wellness Education, University of Charleston, Charleston, WV
M.B.A., Tiffin University, Tiffin, OH
Jessica Holly Bigg
Why I'm culturally unique
Brandon Clay, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English and American Literature
 
B.A., Hiram College, Hiram, OH
M.A., ABD Ph.D., Miami University, Oxford, OH
Brandon Clay
Why I'm culturally unique
Kristina L Collins
Vice Provost of Academic Excellence, Distinctiveness, and Effectiveness & Assistant Professor of Management
 
B.A., Psychology Indiana University
M.S.Ed., Adult Education & Training, Indiana University
ABD, Business Administration, Trident University
Kristina Collins
Why I'm culturally unique
Ana Paula Fantini, Ph.D.
Department Chair of Formal and Natural Sciences
Assistant Professor of Exercise Science and Biology
 
B.S., Union College, Barbourville, KY
B.S., Union College, Barbourville, KY
M.A., Union College, Barbourville, KY
Ph.D., Physiology, Kent State
Ana Paula Fantini
Why I'm culturally unique
Danielle C. Foster, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Marketing
 
B.S., Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH
M.B.A., Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH
Ph.D., Leadership, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Danielle Foster
Why I'm culturally unique
Joyce C. Hall-Yates, J.D.
Vice Provost, Dean, School of Arts & Sciences
 
B.S. English Education, Asbury College, nka Asbury University, Wilmore, KY
J.D., law, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
Joyce Hall-Yates
Why I'm culturally unique
Mandi Hummel
Executive Director for Career Services
 
B.S., Middle Childhood Education Wright State University, Dayton, OH
M.A., Student Affairs in Higher Education, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Mandi Hummel
Why I'm culturally unique
Jamie Marinis
Director of Student Success & First-Year Experience & Instructor of English
 
B.S., Community Health Education, Kent State University, Kent, OH
M.Ed., Higher Education Administration and Student Personnel, Kent State University, Kent, OH
Jamie Marinis
Why I'm culturally unique
Sharon Perry-Fantini, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Diversity & Inclusion / Title IX / 504 Officer & Associate Professor of Management
 
B.B.A., Tiffin University
M.B.A., Tiffin University
Ph.D., Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
Dr. Sharon Perry-Fantini
Why I'm culturally unique
Nicholas J. Reinhard
Assistant Professor of Social Sciences
 
B.A., Integrated Social Studies Education, Heidelberg University, Tiffin, OH
M.A., Popular Culture, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
M.Ed., Human Movement, Sport and Leisure, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Nick Reinhard
Why I'm culturally unique
Terry Sullivan, J.D.
Vice Provost, Dean, School of Business
 
B.S.B.A., Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
M.B.A., Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
J.D., Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
Terry Sullivan
Why I'm culturally unique