Office of Student Life

Ohio Union

Staff Directory

The Ohio Union is staffed by a team of professionals specializing in event planning, food services, operations and maintenance. We are dedicated to providing an extraordinary experience to every student, client and guest we serve.

Jeff Pelletier

  • Title: Director, Ohio Union and Student Activities
  • Phone: 614-292-3290
  • Email:
  • Education: BA Computer Science, Boston College, MA Higher Education and Student Affairs, MBOE Business Operational Excellence (with LSS Black Belt), The Ohio State University
Jeff provides leadership and vision for the Ohio Union and Student Activities team, including the daily operation of the Ohio Union, management of Student Organizations, Student Governments and the Ohio Union Activities Board. Jeff collaborates with over 20 Student Life and university departments housed in the Ohio Union. Whether it is making sure everything you need during your meeting or event is ready and available, getting involved in some of the hundreds of student opportunities, or just having a comfortable visit, Jeff and the team are behind the scenes helping you create extraordinary programs for your guest and ours. He served his professional association, ACUI, as its 90th President, the third Ohio State staff member to serve the association in this capacity. Jeff spent five years as an active duty officer in the US Navy working in the submarine and intelligence communities. He enjoys curling at the Columbus Curling Club, not too far from his home in Clintonville.