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Leadership Team


Leadership Team Members serve as a public face of BuckeyeThon, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and are expected to positively and professionally represent these entities throughout the University, Columbus Community, and the Dance Marathon community.

You will find more information about the positions on our Leadership Team and the current officers' contact information below.

Clara Planner

  • Title: Director of Community Outreach and Engagement
  • Phone: 513-827-4070
  • Email:
  • Education: Strategic Communication major with Hospitality Management minor
The Director of Community Outreach and Engagement for BuckeyeThon leads their committee in Outreach and Engagement with the greater Columbus Community. They are responsible for relations and stewardship among BuckeyeThon partners and oversee VIP Receptions and relations.