Student Life

Meet Our Staff

Tammy Smith
Programs Coordinator
Office of Student Engagement

Tammy has worked on the Mansfield campus for 29 years, the last 13 of which have been spent in the Office of Student Engagement. She looks at the campus as her second home, and enjoys being a part of the campus community, especially interacting with our students in the Union. She has two grown sons, and has recently become a first-time grandmother. She loves going to Buckeye football games, and still gets goosebumps when she witnesses Script Ohio. She also has begun working on her "bucket" list and is determined to learn to two-step and play guitar, among other goals. A fun fact about Tammy is that for eight years she coached cheerleading at a local high school.

Andy Sokolich
Office of Student Engagement

Andy joined the Office of Student Engagement in July 2016. Originally from Cleveland, Andy completed his Bachelor of Business Administration at Kent State University in 2013 and his Master of Arts in Higher Education and Student Affairs at Ohio State in Columbus in 2015. Andy advises the Campus Activities Board, coordinates student organizations, and organizes many activities on campus, including leadership programming, Welcome Week, and April Craze. He loves being a Buckeye because of the sense of pride that comes with being an alumnus of The Ohio State University. In his spare time, Andy enjoys reading, rock climbing, crafting, and exploring the outdoors.

Amber Flohr
Business Administration
Ohio State Mansfield

Amber is from Mansfield. Ohio. After graduation, Amber plans to seek employment out of state. She enjoys reading, video games, and hanging out with friends. Amber shares the interesting fact “Ich spreche Deutsch!” (I speak German).

M’Lynn Gwinner
Ohio State Mansfield

M’Lynn is from Galion, Ohio. After graduation, M’Lynn plans to enter medical school to become an Anesthesiologist. She collects elephants, and in her spare time loves to hike with her fiancé. Her name comes from a character in the movie Steel Magnolias.

Renita Hutchinson
Ohio State Mansfield

Renita hails from Cleveland, Ohio. After obtaining her undergraduate degree, Renita plans to attend graduate school. Her interests include sports and travel. Renita shares that she is a person with a positive attitude and a fun person to be around.

Aaliyah Johnson
Ohio State Mansfield

Aaliyah is from Cleveland, Ohio. She plans to enter dental school to become an orthodontist. Her hobbies include shopping, sleeping, and hanging out with friends. An interesting fact Aaliyah shares about herself is that she believes mermaids and bigfoots are not myths.

Tyler Kelly
Ohio State Mansfield

Tyler is from East Liverpool, Ohio. After graduation, Tyler would like to manage a smaller airport/airline and to attend school to obtain a commercial pilot license. His interests include as no surprise, flying and Airplanes, as well as UFC/MMA and motorcycles. Tyler is the only son in his family.

Bryan Rodriguez Perez
Computer Science & Engineering
Ohio State Mansfield

Another one of our students from Cleveland, Ohio, after graduation, Bryan plans to work as a software engineer. His hobbies include basketball, gaming, drawing, and programming.

Danielle Prosser
Criminal Justice
NC State

Danielle is from Galion, Ohio. After graduation she wants to obtain a position in law enforcement. She lists reading and drawing as her hobbies. Danielle shares that she has a large collection of books, and she enjoys murder mysteries.

Makayla Wilkinson
Ohio State University

Makayla is from Tiffin, Ohio. After graduation, she intends on attending graduate school to become a nurse practitioner oner with a focus in cardiology. Her hobbies include music, singing, and of course, hanging out with friends. She loves music and has been in four musicals, including lead roles in two of those musicals.

Daija Williams
Ohio State Mansfield

Daija, like many of our student employees this year, is from Cleveland, Ohio. After graduation, she plans to work a RN or to become a pediatric nurse. Her hobbies include shopping, going to movies, and going out to eat. An interesting fact about Daija is that she is a twin.