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Michael Buckles

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Michael Buckles is a Senior from Columbus, Ohio majoring in Strategic Management with a minor in Business Analytics and a certificate in Human Resources. This past summer Michael completed his third internship at Palmer-Donavin in the HR department there. In this role he analyzed human capital data to make strong business decisions as well as learned the in's and out's of everything HR. On campus, Michael is the Student Ambassador Coordinator for the College of Business. In this role, Michael leads a team of 13 student ambassadors to recruit the next wave of Business Bobcats through meeting with prospective students and their families as well as leading panels at "Ohio Up Close Days". Michael is also on the executive board for the Schey Sales Centre. In this position, he is responsible for leading a team of four directors to manage all aspects of the 600+ member program including recruitment, onboarding, engagement, and diversity. Lastly, Michael is the VP of Communications for the SHRM chapter at OU. Michael's "why" is to develop individuals and organizations to be the best that they can possibly be. He believes that in whatever you choose to do in life that it in some way shape or form should be positively effecting the people around you. Michael is currently looking for a full-time opportunity upon graduation where he can find a role that mirrors his passions. In his free time, Michael enjoys spontaneous weekend trips, going on hikes with his friends, and spending time with his family.