Buckeye Equality

Mission Statement:
The athletics department will support The Ohio State University mission by providing quality programs that facilitate inclusive and shared experiences of all those participating, engaging and assisting in athletic programs. The departmental staff is committed to recognizing our remarkable diversity and utilizing our core values (Integrity, Education, People, Excellence, Respect, Innovation, Community, Tradition) to ensure everyone attending or participating in an athletic event feels safe and welcome.

Buckeye Equality Resources

Ohio State Diversity & Inclusion Committee


Luke Landis
Student-Athlete, Cross Country, Track & Field
Kim Heaton
Kim Heaton
Executive Director of Athletics, Administration, Chief of Staff
TJ Shelton
TJ Shelton
Senior Associate AD, Sport Administration
Kim Heaton

Kim Doran
SASSO Director, Instructional Support Services
Heather Mason
Heather Mason
Senior Director for Sport Performance

Jarred Martin
Head Coach, Field Hockey
Wil Turner
Wil Turner
Athletic Trainer

Siobhan St. John
Assistant Coach, Cheerleading

Belkis Clark
Assistant Director, SASSO

M.A. Wimbush
General Manager, Fawcett Event Center

Edward Starr
Human Resources, The Blackwell Inn
Shaun Richard
Shaun Richard
Senior Associate AD, Sport Administration

Kyle Kuhlman
Associate Director, Athletics Communications