Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience: Office of Student Life

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David Ternier

HometownEvanston, IL

Education: B.A. in Communication Studies at the University of Iowa with a Certificate in Leadership Studies; M.S. in Higher Education at the University of North Dakota

Hobbies: Cooking, running, listening to music, inspiring Jen Nelson to live her best life, and explore Columbus with my pup. 

What I Love About Ohio State: Seeing the amazing things that our students are able to do to impact their communities and the world is second to none. Also, I love having the opportunity to create the extraordinary student experience every day.

Motto: "An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity" - Martin Luther King Jr.


For the 2018-2019 Academic Year I will be the Hall Director for Houston House and Houck House.