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tyler tobyne

Tyler Tobyne, CAPM

Student Affairs
Title III Grant Project Director
School Certifying Official
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Degrees & Certificates

Certified Associate in Project Management, Project Management Institute
Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Public Service and Policy, Arizona State University

Tyler currently serves as the Director for Tiffin University’s Title III Grant. In this role, he is responsible for the programmatic and fiscal activities of the grant that was awarded to the university in 2021. In addition to being responsible for the Title III Grant, Tyler is also the School Certifying Official for Tiffin University; In this role, Tyler is responsible for certifying enrolled students to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Any students with eligible VA education benefits are certified by Tyler. Prior to joining Tiffin University in April of 2021, Tyler served as the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Provost for Maricopa County Community Colleges. In this role, Tyler was responsible for fiscal and programmatic activities for the Office of the Provost and the Academic and Student Affairs Division which encompassed curriculum, academic research and assessment, student affairs, strategic planning and institutional effectiveness, university relations, transfer and articulation, grants development and management, international education, faculty professional growth and development, marketing, high-school-to-college pathways and outreach programs, and guided pathways through the Transformation initiative. Tyler earned his Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Public Service and Policy from Arizona State University in 2019.

beth leary

Beth Leary

Financial Aid
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
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Degrees & Certificates

“2005 Associates Degree in Social Behavioral Science/Early Childhood Education; Terra State Community College-Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
2013 Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology Human Services; Tiffin University–Magna Cum Laude
2015 Master of Education Degree Higher Education Administration; Tiffin University–Academic Distinction
Other Relevant Certifications:
2021 Completed “”Building Cultural Competencies in Organizations”” Training Course
Earned NASFAA Credential Certification for Professional Judgements (National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators)”

The Assistant Director of Financial Aid provides direction for the day-to-day operations of the Financial Aid Office and works closely with the Director of Financial Aid to implement financial aid policies, procedures and initiatives which support the goals and objectives of the office and university. The Assistant Director will meet with students who have special concerns and resolve conflicts as well as advise students and parents of general financial aid opportunities and eligibility requirements.
Beth is a lifelong resident of Tiffin. She resides in Tiffin; loves to camp, cook, make crafts and visit Disney World. Beth is married to TU Alum, John (Class of ’12 and ’14) and is Mom to Chrissy, DJ, Herbie-Cat and has two Grand “fur” kids; Lemon and Basil.


Tyler Tobyne
School Certifying Official

Office Hours – Bridgewater House on Sandusky Street

Monday – Friday 8:30 – 5:00