Dinner with 12 Strangers

Join us for dinner with alumni, on us!

We invite you to participate in Dinner with 12 Strangers!

Dinner with 12 Strangers is an event sponsored by the Alumni Association, meant to strengthen the OU community by connecting students with alumni and faculty. The idea is simple; attend a dinner with students and alumni to share a good meal, good conversation and a good time! Come to dinner with 12 strangers and leave with 11 new friends!

Dinners are free to all attendees, and open to any OU Chillicothe students. Sign up fast because we have limited open spots!

Dinner with 12 Strangers

Tuesday, Feb. 17th, 6:30pm

94 East Water Street

Chillicothe, OH

The dinner will be held at Old Canal Smoke House in Chillicothe, Ohio.

Jared Farmer

We are thrilled to have Jared Farmer as a host! After four years of studying at various other Ohio institutions, Jared was recruited to play baseball for Ohio University Chillicothe where he obtained his Bachelor’s in Health Services Administration and his Associate’s in Business Management. Now, Jared is utilizing both of his degrees by working in a managerial position for a business that promotes a cleaning wax product known as FW1, while also working part time at a local hospital. He hopes to gain skills and experience in these positions to one day start a business of his own!

Liberty Bell

We are thrilled to have Liberty Bell as a host! Liberty obtained her degree in Health Service Administration from the Ohio University Chillicothe Campus and has recently received a Master’s degree in business from the Athens Campus. During her time at Chillicothe, Liberty participated in the Supplemental Instruction program, as someone who provided assistance to students enrolled in accounting courses. This educational experience proved to be so enjoyable that she is now considering working in the education field.

Kimberly Bowers

We are thrilled to have Kimberly Bowers as a host! Kimberly Bowers is a Supervisory Medical Administration Specialist at the Chillicothe VA Medical Center. She began her education at OU-C obtaining an Associate in Applied Business (OTEC). She then obtained her Bachelor's in Health Services Administration at OU-C in March of 2012. During her college career she has been employed at the Ohio University - Chillicothe, J.L. Uhrig and Associates accounting firm and interned at the VA Medical Center. She worked as a student assistant at OU-C for a year and a half and has been at the VA Medical Center close to three years, starting in medical records and working her way up to a two year, career ladder intern program that lead her to her current position.

Contact us with any questions!

Kendra Lutes


Campus Relations Intern, The Ohio University Alumni Association