Tom McGinnis is the Senior Associate Athletics Director for the University of Minnesota Department of Athletics. He joined Gopher Athletics in 2011 and serves as a member of the department's senior management team. McGinnis oversees human resources, event management, equipment, facilities operations and is the sport administrator for the men's and women's hockey programs.
Prior to his position at Minnesota, McGinnis spent 14 years at The Ohio State University. McGinnis served as the Buckeyes' senior associate athletics director for administration, overseeing human resources, information technology, ice rink and equipment. McGinnis began his career at Ohio State in event management in 1997 serving as the director of event management from 2001-2004.
McGinnis is a current member of the NCAA Men's Hockey Committee and WCHA Executive Committee. McGinnis received his bachelor degree in sport management from Indiana University in 1997. He went on to earn a master's degree from The Ohio State University in 1999. McGinnis and his wife, Heather, have two sons, Brandon and Tyler.
Gophers Unveil New Fan Engagement Programs
2/27/2017 - General Release
The brand-new Gopher Loyalty Program and Gopher Fan Advisory Board are two pieces of a broader effort to engage and reward loyal Gopher fans
Gophers Set to Compete at USA Tryouts
2/27/2017 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota will have a collegiate-most 11 student-athletes competing at the USA Volleyball Tryouts in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Gophers Advance to WCHA Final Face-off
2/26/2017 - W. Ice Hockey
Minnesota defeated Bemidji State, 3-2, in game three to win this weekend's WCHA First Round series.