Office of Student Life

Student Activities


Below you will find profiles for each of our full-time and graduate student staff members in Student Activities. Click on a staff member to get more information or check out our organizational chart here: Student Activities Organizational Chart

Kerry Hodak

  • Title: Assistant Director
  • Phone: 614-292-0253
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  • Education: BA in Political Science with a minor in Dance from Wittenberg University, MA in Political Science, JD from The Ohio State University
Kerry M. Hodak currently serves as Assistant Director for Graduate and Professional Student Services in the Office of Student Activities within the Office of Student Life at The Ohio State University. Her primary work entails research and assessment of programs which engage the approximately 15,000 graduate and professional students at Ohio State as well as outreach to better connect graduate and professional students to services and programs both internal to and external to the university. She also works in partnership with the Post Doc Council (PDC) and the Graduate Coordinators Committee (GCC). Pertaining to her work with the student governments, she has supervisory responsibilities for the staff which support the three Ohio State student governments as well as direct advisory responsibilities for the graduate and professional student governments--Council of Graduate Students (CGS) and Inter-Professional Council (IPC). Outside of her work with Student Life, Kerry is a member of the Board of Trustees of Glass Axis, a local non-profit glass arts organization located in Franklinton. She is a licensed attorney in the State of Ohio. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and travelling.