Tom McGinnis
Tom  McGinnis

Position:
Senior Associate Athletics Director


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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.

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Gophers Take Border Battle over Wisconsin

1/15/2017 - Wrestling

A walk-off win at 174 pounds for Chris Pfarr sealed the fifth straight win for Minnesota in its long-time rivalry with its neighbors to the east, and eighth in the last nine meetings

Lettieri's Hat Trick Leads `U' to Sweep

1/14/2017 - M. Ice Hockey

The Gophers have now won six-straight games (tying the school record in the Big Ten era) and eight of the last nine contests.

Gophers Place First in Quad Meet

1/14/2017 - W. Gymnastics

Minnesota placed first with a score of 194.900 at a quad meet against Arizona (193.225), Maryland (192.350) and Alaska Anchorage (188.175).

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