Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

  • Matt Ferdinand Matt Ferdinand

Ferdinand, Matthew

Education:  Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, The Ohio State University; Master of Science, Recreational Sports Administration, Indiana University- Bloomington

Professional Certifications: Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) certified basketball and football official; American Red Cross- First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Red Cross- First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Instructor, National Council for Behavioral Health- Mental Health First Aid

Professional Experience: Graduate Assistant, Intramural Sports, Indiana University- Bloomington; Assistant Director, Competitive Sports, University of Dayton 

Job Responsibilities: Oversees the day-to-day operation of the Recreation and Physical Activity Center (RPAC). Ensures facility meets life safety standards coordinating with various university partners. Assists with the coordination of facility projects. Creates and reviews facility operations policies and procedures. Works with facility team to uphold student staff standards and practices. Contributes to and carries out risk management, emergency and business continuity plans.

Time at Ohio State: Since January 2020

Hometown: Hilliard, Ohio