Meet the Alumni Staff

Ron Schumacher
Vice President for Development and Public Affairs
 
Bachelor of Arts - Allegheny College
Master of Business Administration - Tiffin University
 
Ron, his wife Lil, and their children Allison and Elizabeth, reside in Tiffin. Schumacher returned to Tiffin in January of 2010 following eight years of service at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Ron has over 20 years experience in higher education in both enrollment management and most recently in development.
 

John Hill
Associate Vice President of Development
 
Education Specialist - Bowling Green State University
Master of Education - S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo
Bachelor of Arts - Heidelberg College
 
John has 38 years in higher education (Tiffin University, Shenandoah University & Heidelberg College). He has 25 years experience in athletic administration, 12 years in development and 31 years in college coaching.
 
Johnís wife, Maryl, is the Special Education Coordinator at Findlay City Schools. They have 5 children and 7 grandchildren.
 

Vickie Galaska
Director of Alumni Relations
 
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance & Accounting - Tiffin University
Master of Business Administration - Tiffin University
 
Vickie joined the Office of Alumni Relations & Development in June, 2013.  Previously, Galaska was the Athletic Department Office Manager here at Tiffin University for four years.  In her role, she assisted the Athletic Director, Compliance Director, and the coaching staff.  Galaska was on the planning committees for the Hall of Fame Dinner/Induction Ceremony and the Athletic Department Golf Outing.  She was also the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) advisor and helped raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant a young girl's wish.
 
Vickie enjoys spending time with her family and staying connected with friends.  She enjoys watching sports and working out.
 

Jason Griffin
Director of Marketing & Communications
 
Bachelor of Arts (Broadcast Journalism) - Miami (OH) University
 
Jason, his wife Jennifer and their sons Hank and Eddie reside in Ottawa Hills, Ohio. Jason joined the Office of Development in October, 2012 following 12 years as Director of Public Relations/Broadcaster for the Toledo Mud Hens baseball team. Jason has over 20 years of experience in sports marketing, radio/television broadcasting, and communications. Prior to his work for the Mud Hens, he served as radio broadcaster for the Toledo Storm hockey team, hosted a radio sports talk show for 10 years in Toledo, and also worked in Chicago at The Score sports radio station as a host/reporter/producer. In his free time, Jason enjoys spending time with his family and coaching his son's various sports teams.
 

Jennifer Saam
Assistant Director of Marketing & Communications
 
Bachelor of Science, Commercial Art - Ashland University
Diploma, Web Design - Art Institute of Pittsburgh
 
Jennifer joined the Office of Development in October 2014.  Jennifer has been with Tiffin University since 2010, most recently serving as Webmaster & Graphic Design Technician in the ITS department. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Nick, and son, Lucas.
 

Joe Borich
Director of Annual Fund
 
Bachelor of Science, Education - University of Memphis
MBA in Leadership - Tiffin University
 
Joe, his wife, Megan, and his three children, Mykah, Max and Josh, reside in Tiffin, Ohio. Joe joined the Office of Development in November, 2013 as Director of the Annual Fund. Borich has been with Tiffin University since 2009, most recently serving as the Director of Undergraduate Admissions. Before joining the Tiffin University family, Joe spent 15 years as a college football coach, coaching at Cornell University, Idaho State University and Snow College. Joe and his wife originally are form the Mountain West area (Utah & Idaho), but fell in love with Tiffin upon their arrival and have made Tiffin their home. Outside of work, Joe enjoys spending time with his wife and children.
 

Lori A. Bentz
Administrative Assistant
 
Associate of Business Administration - Tiffin University
 
Lori has worked in the Alumni & Development Office since 2001 and is currently pursuing her Bachelorís Degree from Tiffin University. Lori enjoys reading, shopping, gardening and spending time with her family. She and her husband, Chris, have four children.
 

Sandy Koehler
Administrative Assistant
 
Sandy has been a part of the Development and Alumni Relations office since 2003 and is pursuing an Information Technology degree at Tiffin University. Outside of the office she manages her family farm. She and her husband, Lee, stay busy with her son, Gavin.