Tom Archer

Tom Archer, Ph.D.
State 4-H Leader - Assistant Director OSU Extension
Office: 
Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center Room 420 2201 Fred Taylor Dr. Columbus, OH 43210-1156
Phone: 
614-247-8103
Biography: 
  • Provide leadership, guidance and vision to Ohio's 4-H Youth Development Program
  • Develop and administer financial support for the Ohio 4 H Youth Development program
  • Provide administrative direction to the Ohio 4-H Foundation
  • Facilitate and monitor the development of collaborations with other departments, colleges, and organizations engaged in resourcing youth development programs
  • Work collaboratively with other Assist. Directors and Center directors to provide leadership for interdisciplinary programs across the OSU Extension organization
  • Assist with the recruitment, placement and professional development of county, center, and state professionals
  • Represent OSU Extension in addressing youth development issues and policies
  • Serve as a member of OSU Extension Administrative Cabinet
  • Provide administrative leadership to the state 4-H Youth Development office