John is a 1971 graduate of The College of Wooster with a degree in Biology. He also holds a Master’s degree in the field of Secondary School Administration from the University of Akron. Although not an OSU grad, he has been an avid Buckeye fan for years. John completed a 35 year career in education in 2006 as a teacher, long time high school principal and superintendent.
His wife, Sue, who serves on the alumni club’s social committee, also completed a 35 year career in education, retiring in 2000 as a reading specialist. They moved to Florida from the Akron/Canton area in March of 2009 and reside there full time. John and Sue have two children, both of them graduates of The Ohio State University. They also have five grandchildren. If you’re a Buckeye fan, there’s no better organization to become involved in. It’s a great way to meet new people who share a common cry. OH - IO. 239-405-7068 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mary Florence Snyder - Secretary
Mary Florence was born and raised in Youngstown. She attended Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and Youngstown State University. After college, Mary Florence became a licensed realtor and enjoyed a successful 18 year career prior to reolocating to Naples in 2005. Upon arriving in Florida, Mary Florence continued her real estate career specializing in new construction and golf course communities. For the past 6 years, she has been an events coordinator, currently working for the homeowners of Marbella Lakes in Naples as their "Director of Fun".
Mary Florence has been very active in non-profit community charities. In Ohio, she volunteered at Help Hotline as a Crisis Evaluator and at The Easter Seals Center. She is a past president and held various positions of the GFWC/Boardman Poland Junior Women's Legue. She was active in raising awareness and funds for charities involving women and children in the Boardman-Youngstown area. While in Florida, Mary Florence has been a member of the North Collier Junior women's Club and the SW FL Activity Director's Networking Group. Mary Florence is a long-time Buckeye supporter and is excited about helping the local Naples Buckeye Alumni Club.