Akron '17

Todd Simmons

Advancement and Engagement Officer

513-523-6345 Ext. 241
About Todd

As the advancement and engagement officer, Todd identifies, qualifies, cultivates, solicits, and stewards both annual and major gifts from alumni, parents, and friends. His responsibilities include managing a portfolio of prospects, participating in all aspects of the gift cycle, focusing on securing support for fraternity educational programs and scholarships, and working closely the Annual Fund Trustees’ Roundtable Society and Living Bond Society growth. Todd reports to the Senior Director of Annual Giving and Advancement Communications.

Todd joined the General Headquarters staff at the beginning of June 2019, after finishing his masters of college student personnel at Ohio University. Prior to attending Ohio University, Todd graduated from The University of Akron in May 2017, where he earned a bachelor of arts in public relations.

Outside of Phi Delta Theta, Todd has continued his involvement by volunteering with various local organizations and professional societies. Todd lives in Cincinnati and, in his free time, enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, staying active, and staying involved within his community.

A piece of advice

“Always take the opportunity to meet someone new, learn their story, and appreciate their value. I’ve learned that, no matter the individual, the human connections we build day-by-day construct who we are and how we can impact those around us.  Never underestimate the power of community, whether it be professionally or personally.”

Todd Simmons
Contact For:
  • Living Bond Society Inquiries (Planned Giving)
  • Major Gift Development for 2030 Strategic Plan
  • Personal Visits with Donors and Potential Donors
  • Phi Delt Fund & Trustees Roundtable Development at the Leadership Level