• Serves as the core team responsible for consulting on high-level strategic decisions related to issues of immediate and pressing concern, and advising the President accordingly
  • Takes appropriate action when a crisis emerges and presents recommendations regarding crisis response to the President
  • Considers who else needs to be involved and engages appropriate content expert(s)/responsible person(s), depending on the issue
  • Interfaces with OSU operational and emergency management teams, as needed

Crisis Advisory Group

OSU employees should promptly surface immediate or potential issues of significant concern to all members of the Crisis Advisory Group.

Ed Feser, Provost and Executive Vice President
Steve Clark, Vice President for University Relations and Marketing
Becca Gose, General Counsel
Mike Green, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Jennifer Almquist, Chief Assistant to the President (for coordination)

Matters to be escalated are those of university significance and include—but are not limited to—student or employee deaths, threats or acts of violence, major power outages, fire or other potential life safety emergencies, accidents of significance occurring anywhere in the university, arrests or protests regarding social/civil issues, crimes or similar incidents, and other significant arising or potential controversies that may require a University leadership response.

To report an emergency please call 911 or OSU Public Safety (541-737-7000)