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Mr. Rob Lucas

Marketing Manager,
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft
Most Valuable Member

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Public sector expert with substantial marketing, legislative/regulatory, and volunteer management experience. Copy writing, editing, and advanced communication skills. Social Media, marketing management, and communication are my focus areas. Specialties: Experience with government relations, management systems, strategic planning, operational planning, measurement and evaluation, public relations, communications, legislative/legal research, editing, copy writing, marketing, volunteer administration, and social media.


Franklin University
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Master of Science, 2002
Marketing & Communication
2000 To 2002
Dissertation: “Integrated Marketing Communication Plan for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft”, 2002.
Advisor: Doug Ross

The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Bachelor of Arts, 1992
1988 To 1992
Advisor: David Riede

Professional Associations

Association For Fundraising Professionals
2011 - 2012

Public Relations Society of America
2011 - 2012

Social Media Club (SMC)
2010 - 2013

Central Ohio Volunteer Administrators' Network
2002 - Present

American Marketing Association
2000 - Present

Job History

Social Media Club
December 2010 - September 2013

ICPM Advisory Council, Institute of Certified Professional Managers, James Madison University
ICPM Exam Advisor
May 2012 - May 2013

Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration
Credentialing Marketing Committee Member
November 2012 - present

SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business
Small Business Mentor
July 2009 - present
November 2008 - present

American Marketing Association
Community Relations Committee
March 2008 - present

Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft
Social Media Manager, Marketing Officer and Volunteer Administrator
August 2007 - present

Volunteer Administrators' Network
January 2006 - January 2008

Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Marketing, Public Information, & Volunteer Administrator
September 2002 - August 2007

Northland Community Council, Inc.
Public Information Officer
January 2005 - January 2007

Forest Park Civic Association
Public Relations Officer
January 2003 - January 2007

American Marketing Association
Vice President of Membership/Vice President of Volunteer Recruitment and Involvement
January 2002 - January 2007

Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft
Management Systems Administrator
July 2000 - September 2002

Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Legislative Liaison
May 1996 - July 2000

Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Natural Resources Specialist
December 1992 - May 1996

Friends of the Topiary Park
Writer for Yewtopia
June 1992 - December 1992

Pizza Hut, Inc.
Customer Service Representative
May 1987 - December 1992

Fiesta Salons
Product Pricer and Packer
July 1989 - March 1992

Honors and Awards

Achievement In Marketing Award
American Marketing Association (AMA)

ODNR Division of Watercraft Employee of the Year Award
Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft (ODNR Watercraft)

President's Award
Northland Community Council (NCC)

Volunteer of the Year
American Cancer Society (ACS)

Volunteer of the Year (Income Development)
American Cancer Society (ACS)