Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Sturiale, Katie

  • Title: Aquatic Student Personnel Coordinator
  • Phone: (614) 292-6468
  • Email:

Education: Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Pursuing a Masters of Art in Recreation Administration from the University of Toledo

Professional Certifications: American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor, American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, American Red Cross Lifeguard, National Registry Emergency Medical Technician Certification.

Professional Experience: Began collegiate recreation involvement as a student at VCU, served as an EMT for the city of Richmond, VA, worked as the Graduate Assistant of Aquatics at the University of Toledo’s Office of Recreational Services

Job Responsibilities: Recruit, hire, train, certify, schedule, and supervise all lifeguards. Assist with pool operations and general facility oversight. Audit and evaluate the aquatic staff’s knowledge of the emergency action plan and performance of rescue skills.  

Time at Ohio State: Since December 2019

Hometown: Fairfax, Virginia