Todd Stumpf is an adjunct instructor in the Communication Studies Department. During the 2017-18 academic year, he served as a Visiting Instructor of Sport Communication, teaching several classes in the discipline, working with internship students and being co-advisor of the Sport Communication Club. Todd has taught at the college level for 10 years, including four at The University of Akron, where he taught English composition. An award-winning writer, Todd has spent more than 25 years in the Northeast Ohio sports media, covering all levels of sports. He has covered two World Series, along with NFL and NBA playoffs, PGA golf, NHL hockey, NCAA football and all kinds of high school sporting events. Todd has been named state writer of the year in Ohio a record-tying nine times. He lives in Wadsworth, Ohio with his wife Nikki, their son Tanner and dogs Floyd and Gilmour. Todd earned both his BA and MA at Akron.