Professor Thad Hicks
Thad Hicks

Dr. Thad Hicks is the director for programs in Emergency and Disaster Management. He is a Certified Emergency Manager in Ohio and internationally and has attended multiple domestic and international crisis deployments. Thad has an AA from OCU, a Bachelor of Science from Ashland University, a Master of Arts from Eastern Mennonite University, and a PhD from Asbury Theological Seminary. He has been at OCU since 2009. In addition to his hectic and adventurous life style, he enjoys collecting cookie jars.


Dr. Hicks’ office is in the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center.