Marcus Fish, CFRE
Director of Development and Industry Relations
Marcus Fish is the Director of Development and Industry Relations for The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation, overseeing all aspects of fundraising, outreach programs, and industry connections for the Foundation and ACerS. Marcus is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and has experience in higher education, financial planning, and technology consulting.
Marcus lives in Lewis Center, Ohio with his wife Hollie and their three children.
Amanda Engen, Ph.D.
Amanda Engen directs all of the educational outreach initiatives for The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation. She meets with educators and community leaders to help expand access to STEM education resources in Ohio and beyond. Before joining the team in 2021, she spent her career as an educator, gaining experience in K-12 and higher education classrooms.
Amanda lives in Dublin, Ohio with her husband Michael and their dog Lily.
Grants & Communications Associate
Helen Widman researches and coordinates grant activities for The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation while also overseeing various communications initiatives for the foundation. She also oversees the foundation's social media and writes feature stories about the CGIF and its relation to STEM education.
Helen is a 2022 graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. She lives in Dublin, Ohio.
Intern | Marketing & Communications
Maya Meade is a senior from Oxford, Ohio majoring in journalism news and information, minoring in political science and getting certificates in political communication and women’s, gender & sexuality studies. She is currently the Communications Intern for the Center for Campus and Community Engagement at Ohio University and the Production Lead of the University Well-Being & Recreation marketing team. In these positions, Maya creates social media content, highlights engaged faculty, staff and students as well as community members and generally connects OU to the Athens community.