Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

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Student Leadership

Student Development and Leadership

Ohio State Rec Sports impacts students' lives by providing them with opportunities to succeed. These opportunities come in the form of leadership, conflict resolution, customer service, problem solving and other social skills. By teaching students about understanding the nuances of human interaction, leading by example and trusting them with job responsibilities, they gain one of the greatest tools in life: experience.

Our signature leadership programs for Ohio State Buckeyes continue to highlight our department’s values of:

  • Building personal development opportunities
  • Delivering extraordinary experiences and;
  • Enrichment through collaboration and diversity
Student Leadership Team

The Student Leadership Team is composed of dedicated Rec Sports students who are committed to creating an extraordinary student experience through collaboration, leadership and student engagement. This group of student leaders will develop, implement and facilitate core experiences for the Leadership, Education and Development Series (L.E.A.D.S.).

Our Mission

To create strong student leaders and citizens while enhancing community outreach and global impact.

Core Values

Leadership, Community, Service, Engagement and Impact

2016-2017 Student Leadership Team

Sarah Thompson, Community Chair

Zach Burton, Marketing Chair

Robbie Bruner, Programming and Events Co-Chair

Maggie Woodworth, Programming and Events Co-Chair

Cameron Aguilar, Educational Chair

Jocelyn, May, Service Chair

Advisor: Tim Bryson


For more information about leadership experiences and the SLT selection process, please contact Tim Bryson, GAA for Student Development and Leadership, at