Anthony J. Traska

  • Director of Campus Safety



  • MPA, public administration, Cleveland State University, 2014

  • BA, public safety management, Cleveland State University, 2010


Anthony comes to Oberlin College with over 20 years of public safety experience in higher education. Before joining Oberlin College, he served as the chief of police at Cleveland State University.  In 2014, he earned his master’s degree in public administration and in 2010 he completed his Bachelor of Science degree in public safety management, with a focus in public administration.  During Anthony’s professional career he has served in various campus safety leadership roles in higher education. 

Anthony is excited to lead the Oberlin College Campus Safety Department and looks forward to being part our student’s educational journey as he and his team works to support student success.