Our team represents a unique balance of academic and practical expertise, drawn from diverse experiences in published research, board development and corporate leadership. We are all committed to creating new leadership scholarship, transformational experiences and programs for students and community members, and connecting with partners in truly collaborative ways. 

Mariel Behnke,
Graduate Research Associate, Leadership Initiative
1st Year MBA
behnke.45@osu.edu
Charles Buchanan, MBA
Senior Director, Leadership Initiative
Senior Lecturer, Fisher College of Business
buchanan.241@osu.edu
Holly Danzig,
Director, Leadership Initiative
danzig.5@osu.edu
Kevin Dawson
Research Associate, Leadership Initiative
dawson.603@osu.edu
Dr. Larry Inks,
Clinical Associate Professor, Fisher College of Business
Former VP, Cardinal Health; Former Director, Pepsico
inks.3@osu.edu
Dr. Timothy Judge,
Executive Director, Leadership Initiative;
Alutto Chair in Leadership Effectiveness;
Full Faculty, Fisher College of Business
judge.56@osu.edu
Ashley Keppler,
Assistant to the Executive Director, Leadership Initiative
Dr. Roy Lewicki,
Irving Abramowitz Memorial Professor Emeritus;
Full Professor, Fisher College of Business
lewicki.1@osu.edu
Dr. Meng Li
Leadership Development Consultant, Leadership Initiative
li.8959@osu.edu
Sarah Mangia, M.A.,
Senior Director, Leadership Initiative
mangia.15@osu.edu
Kelly Mayer,
Graduate Administrative Associate, Leadership Initiative
2nd Year MHRM
mayer.692@osu.edu
Bridget McHugh,
Leadership Development Consultant, Leadership Initiative
mchugh.155@osu.edu
Professor Jeff Rodek,
Senior Lecturer, Fisher College of Business;
Former CEO, Hyperion; Former President, Ingram Micro
rodek.2@osu.edu
Dr. Tony Rucci,
Clinical Professor, Fisher College of Business;
Former Dean, UI-C; Former SVP, Cardinal Health, Sears
rucci.3@osu.edu
John Schaffner, MBA
Faculty Director, Coaching Program, Leadership Initiative;
Senior Lecturer, Fisher College of Business
schaffner.50@osu.edu
Jen Knox Shanahan, MFA
Program Coordinator, Leadership Initiative
shanagan.67@osu.edu
Dr. Ben Tepper,
Academic Director, Leadership Initiative;
Chair, Department of Management and Human Resources;
Full Faculty, Fisher College of Business
tepper.15@osu.edu
Valerie Udeozor,
Graduate Administrative Associate, Leadership Initiative
2nd Year MBA
udeozor.1@osu.edu

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