BGSU Firelands Hires Alumni Affairs & Development Officer

CrawfordHuron, Ohio – Bowling Green State University Firelands College recently hired Patti Crawford, Huron, to fill the vacant position of alumni affairs & development officer.

In her role at the College, Crawford will plan, coordinate, and implement strategic initiatives (events, programs, meetings) to build and strengthen the goodwill and support of BGSU Firelands alumni and friends.  She will also work with donors and friends to cultivate and solicit funds for the College and University.

Crawford has nearly 20 years of sales experience working for employers throughout Ohio where she was consistently recognized for her achievments and accomplishments.  Most recently she was employed at Sawmill Creek Resort & Conference Center, Huron, where she was the Senior Sales Manager.  She has also worked in sales for Plumb Brook County Club, Sandusky, the Cleveland Airport Marriott, and MCI Communications Corporation, Cinncinnati.

Crawford earned a bachelors in communicaiton from Ohio Universtiy, Athens, Ohio.  She currently volunteers for Habitat for Humanity and the American Red Cross.