Associate Vice President for External Relations

Jeremy Mishler

Jeremy Mishler

Associate Vice President for External Relations and Executive Director of the FSU Alumni Association

(231) 591-2345
Prakken 101A
[email protected]

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The Alumni Relations and Marketing and Communications units within University Advancement and Marketing are under the umbrella of External Relations. Jeremy Mishler, Associate Vice President for External Relations, is responsible for leading the alumni relations and marketing and communications functions that support the overall advancement goals of Ferris State University.

Alumni Association - Mission

Generate and sustain the lifelong interest and involvement of alumni, students, friends, and supporters at Ferris State University in the programs and activities of the University and the Association. Encourage and support the commitment of alumni and friends to the University's mission and goals.

Office of Marketing and Communications - Mission

To enhance the image and visibility of Ferris State University by effectively communicating the University's mission, values, vision and goals through printed, Web and E-marketing materials for student recruitment, development and programmatic marketing, as well as image and student-recruitment advertising. Institutional marketing and recruitment activities are guided by an Integrated Marketing and Enrollment Plan and through market research.

Professional Qualifications/Affiliations/Awards

  • M.S. Criminal Justice Administration, Ferris State University, 1999
  • B.S. Criminal Justice, Ferris State University, 1998
  • A.A.S. Criminal Justice, Ferris State University, 1996
  • Member, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
  • Member, Michigan Alumni Professional Network
  • 2004 FSU Distinguished Staff
  • 2004 CASE District V Gold Award "2004 Hometown Tour" Special Events/Individual Event
  • Leadership Mecosta Alumnus of the Year (2010) and Leadership Mecosta Alumnus of the Decade (2000-2010)
  • Golden Key International Honour Society
  • Presidents Council State Universities of Michigan, Alumni Directors Council Co-Chair

Campus/Community Involvement

  • Advisor, FSU Homecoming Planning Committee
  • Editorial Committee, The Ferris Magazine
  • University Committee on Discipline
  • FSU Presidents Club
  • Mecosta-Osceola United Way, Past President
  • Mecosta County Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors/Past President
  • Big Rapids Rotary
  • Town and Gown
  • American Red Cross - Mecosta/Osceola Chapter
  • Mecosta County Economic Development Corporation