Intercollegiate Athletics Staff Directory

Mailing Address
516 15th Ave. SE
Minneapolis, Minn. 55455
Phone: (612) area code

ADMINISTRATION  
250 BFAB icaadmin@umn.edu 624-4497
Director of Athletics Norwood Teague 624-4497
Deputy Athletics Director /SWA Beth Goetz 624-4497
Executive Associate AD Mike Ellis 624-4497
Sr. Associate AD/Football Dan O'Brien 624-4497
Sr. Associate AD Marc Ryan 624-4497
Sr. Associate AD/CFO Tom McGinnis 624-4497
Sr. Associate AD/Strategic Communications Chris Werle 624-4497
Associate AD/Events Andrew Parrish 625-8005
Associate AD/Facilities Scott Ellison 624-4497
Associate AD/Development Randy Handel 624-4497
Assistant AD/Chief of Staff Jenny Yehlen 625-0775
Assistant AD/Creative Services Jeff Keiser 626-1097
Assistant AD/Development Michael Halloran 624-4497
Assistant AD/Development Deb Noll 624-4497
Assistant AD/Marketing Corrie Sears 624-4497
Assistant AD/Sales & Services Brent Holck 624-8080
Assistant AD/Student-Athlete Development Peyton N. Owens III 624-5834
Director of Compliance J.T. Bruett 624-4497
Director of MAC Lynn Holleran 624-4497
Director "M" Club George Adzick 626-7305
Executive Assistant Chris Howell 625-2372
Principle Office & Admin. Specialist Julie Gabrielson 626-5679
     
McNAMARA ACADEMIC  
225 BFAB 625-6888
Director Lynn Holleran 624-4497
Associate Director/Dir. of Football Jacki Lienesch 625-9860
Academic Counselor Chris Cords 625-3805
Academic Counselor Alissa Allen 625-1374
Academic Counselor Chelsie Schafer 624-1435
Academic Counselor Carla Morton 625-7803
Academic Counselor Brandon Morris 625-5170
Academic Counselor Kyle Quagliana 624-9355
Learning Services Stephanie Shuey 625-3302
Learning Services Kim Halgren 626-8333
Data Analyst Apeckchya Karki 625-3469
Administrative Assistant Andrea Stakston 625-6888
Intern Robert Day 624-6540
     
ATHLETIC BUSINESS
270 BFAB    
Associate AD Tom McGinnis 624-4497
Director of Budget and Finance Cathy Rossi 625-2524
Administrative Director Carol Flannigan 626-8627
Exec. Accts. Specialist Kathy Anderson 625-9331
Exec. Accts. Specialist Toni Pettiford 625-1597
Exec. Accts. Specialist Debbie Hoffoss 624-1514
Exec. Accts Specialist Sandra Smolka 624-3866
Exec. Ofc & Admin Specialist Jackie Nimis 626-7687
     
ATHLETIC COMMUNICATIONS  
244 BFAB gophers@umn.edu 625-4090
Sr. Associate AD/Strategic Communications Chris Werle 624-4497
Director Paul Rovnak 625-9379
Associate Director Dan Reisig 625-4389
Associate Director Jake Ricker 625-4802
Assistant Director Sarah Turcotte 624-1023
Assistant Director Brian Deutsch 626-4011
Assistant Director Michelle Traen 624-0522
Assistant Director Mandy Hansen 626-9394
Assistant Director/Social Media Michelle Voss 625-9545
Communications Assistant Justine Buerkle 625-4345
Communications Assistant Madeline Greene 625-4090
Communications Assistant Jake Ford 625-5560
     
ATHLETIC HUMAN RESOURCES  
259 BFAB    
Associate AD Tom McGinnis 624-4497
HR Executive Assistant Ellen Downing 625-3361
Intern 626-0994
     
ATHLETIC MEDICINE
190 BFAB    
Director of Athletic Medicine Moira Novak 624-5084
Exec. Accts. Specialist Debra Canfield 626-2066
Aquatic Center   625-2850
Athletic Trainer Erin Moore 625-2850
Graduate Assistant Emily Kidd 625-2850
BFAB Matt Carlson 625-6864
  Emily Wendolek 624-9844
  Rich Schlotfeldt 626-9488
  Carly Hagler 625-0649
Psychologists Justin Anderson, PsyD, LP  
  Carly Anderson, PhD, LP  
Graduate Assistant Jane Lent 625-2827
Graduate Assistant Eli Mansfield 625-2827
Graduate Assistant Andy Cohorst 625-0649
Graduate Assistant Emilie Benick 625-0649
Gibson-Nagurski Complex Ed Lochrie 624-3344
  Chris Ashton 625-0723
  Kammy Powell 625-3008
Graduate Assistant Anthony Berger 624-4527
Mariucci Arena Jeffrey Winslow 626-4499
Ridder Arena Jaime Hall 626-4740
  Christine McIntyre 625-4740
Williams Arena Ronni Beatty-Kollasch 625-5845
Kate Taber 626-4688
  Ben Felz 626-8771
Graduate Assistant Bridget Sturch 624-2394
     
SPIRIT SQUADS  
140 Pavilion    
Head Coach Sam Owens 625-2629
Assistant Director / Hockey Cheer Coach Kristina Anderson 625-2628
Mascot Coordinator   624-7367
Mascot Team Coach Taylor Hannah  
Co-Ed Cheer Team Coach Scott Beacher
Co-Ed Cheer Assistant/Recruiting Coord. Julie Poeschl 625-5299
All-Girl Cheer Assistant Joanna Fritsch  
Dance Team Coach Amanda Gaines 625-1600
Hockey Cheer Assistant Rachel Faynik Marbell  
Operations Coordinator John Chadwick  
Tumbling Coach Steve Lippoli  
Academic Advising Intern Morgan Berens  
Junior Spirit Squad Coord. Molly Mathewson  
     
COMPLIANCE  
230 BFAB 626-2070
Director J.T. Bruett 626-7218
Assistant Director Andrew Nelson 626-8233
Associate Director Jeremiah Carter 626-5480
Associate Director   624-5425
Financial Aid Coordinator Molly Nelson 625-5357
Assoc. Director / Scholarship Coordinator Jim Praska 626-7117
     
EQUIPMENT ROOMS  
Director Pavilion/Williams Arena Lori Gislason 625-1357
Equipment Manager - Williams/Pavilion Emily Oberlander 625-1357
Football Kyle Gergely 625-0087
  Andrew Harris 625-5523
Intern Brad Andrews 625-0087
BFAB 145 John Blackshear 625-7828
  Kevin Criter 626-6375
Mariucci Arena Lee Greseth 625-9303
Ridder Arena/Baseline Tennis Center Brent Proulx 626-9793
     
EVENT MANAGEMENT    
TCF Bank Stadium    
Associate AD/Events Andrew Parrish 625-8005
Director of Event Management Christine Clarke 626-4007
Premium Service & Events Coordinator Lindsay Schutter 626-8032
Premium Service & Events Coordinator Dana Nelson 626-6027
Intern Zacharia Litzelswope 626-8749
Intern Geoff Rhiel 626-5105
Intern Dale Martin 626-6057
 
FACILITIES  
Associate AD Scott Ellison 625-8860
TCF and Outdoor Facilities    
Senior Director Jeff Seifriz 624-7559
Boathouse    
Rigger/Fac. Mgr. Tom Perry 625-0285
BFAB/Gibson-Nagurski/Outdoor Facilities 516 15th Ave. SE, RM 141 624-2868
Interim Assistant Director Sam Nolden 625-9378
Exec. Accts. Specialist Debbie Hoffoss 624-1514
Mariucci/Ridder 1901 4th St. SE 625-5804
Assistant Director Craig Flor 625-8365
Ice Maker Adam Stirn / Isaac Risbrudt 625-5587
Exec. Ofc & Admin Specialist Lisa Hardy 625-0790
Bldg. & Grounds Super. Brent Roos 626-1398
Intern Ryan VanderKlok 626-6211
Open Skating (Recording) 625-6648
Williams/Pavilion 1925 University Ave. SE 624-6487
Senior Director for Arenas Cory Chapman 625-3007
Assistant Director Brady Buresh 301-1339
Sr. Bldg. & Grounds Worker Deaynn Brausen 626-0896
Intern Clarissa Frase 624-6487
Tennis Center    
Director John Pratt 624-7664
Assistant Director Mason Hemmer 625-2444
Court Reservations 625-1433
     
TCF BANK STADIUM
G120A TCFSTAD tcfbsops@umn.edu 624-5072
Director of Operations Derek Hillestad 624-5523
Assistant Director of Operations Kevin Robinson 625-1207
Office Manager 624-5283
Sr. Bldg. & Grounds Worker Phil Driscoll 626-5072
Sr. Bldg & Grounds Worker Karin Holida 626-2703
Sr. General Mechanic Daniel Bourgeois 625-5457
Sr. General Mechanic Jim Wittek 625-5696
General Mechanic   625-5570
Turf Manager Mike McDonald* 625-5154
Grounds Jacob Button 625-5659
  Nick Baker 625-5659
  Andy Johnson* 625-5659
Intern Lacey Probst 624-5760
  Connor O'Brien 625-1044
  Erik Dwyer 624-5768
  *BFAB Outdoors  
     
FACULTY REPRESENTATIVES  
  Emily Hoover 624-6220
  Dr. Perry Leo 625-0535 
     
GOLDEN GOPHER FUND
275 BFAB 626-4653
Associate AD Randy Handel 626-4653
Assistant AD Michael Halloran 626-4653
Assistant AD Deb Noll 626-4653
Major Gifts Officer Joe Quinn 626-5485
Major Gifts Officer Quincy Lewis 625-0806
Director of Annual Giving & Premium Seats Kristin Scott 624-6902
Assistant Director Special Projects Laura Halldorson 626-1770
Intern Amy Torgerson 626-1715
Director of External Relations Vic Cegles 626-6028
Assoc. Director Stewardship & Events Jessica Fleischmann 626-2258
Premium Sales Manager   626-6025
Capital Campaign Coordinator Courtney Juds 626-8688
Admin. Specialist Development Brittany Barber 626-1715
Intern Nicholas Hoekstra 626-4531
Annual Fund Intern Lucas Walsh 625-5119



GOPHER SPORTS PROPERTIES  
159 Mariucci 626-2300
General Manager Greg Gerlach 624-6336
Director of Sales Scott Brubaker 625-3534
Account Executive Teresa Grim 626-1064
Account Executive Nate Schultz 625-9316
Account Executive Ryan McDonald 624-1655
Account Executive Doug Woog 625-0015
Account Executive Matt Sherman 626-2300
Marketing Manager Jenn Rider 626-4107
Sales Assistant Ann Counihan 625-9421
     
LICENSING/ATHLETIC PROPERTY  
244 Bierman    
Director Dave Lindquist 626-2086
     
MARKETING  
159 Mariucci 625-4879
Assistant AD/Marketing Corrie Sears 626-9640
Assistant Director of Marketing Amanda DeLisi 624-4528
Assistant Director of Marketing Devin Pacheco 624-7028
Assistant Director of Marketing James Slagle 625-4582
Marketing Intern/Coordinator Stephanie Woelfel 625-4879
New Media Manager Ryan Maus 626-3999
New Media Assistant John Romo 624-7318
AV Media Producer Josh Blessing 626-8313
  Daniel Claxton 626-6449
  Garrett Wright 626-6552
Scoreboard and Video Manager Tadd Wilson 624-6606
Live Production Coordinator Justin Lange 625-6422
Intern Hunter Brugenhemke  
  Pathum Karunaratne  
  Alec Phillipi  
     
CREATIVE SERVICES    
244 BFAB    
Assistant AD/Creative Services Jeff Keiser 626-1097
Associate Creative Director Chris Lagasse 625-0854
Assistant Creative Director Courtney Anderson 624-9396
Creative Services Intern Niko Alexander 625-4090
Director of Photography Eric Miller 625-0828
     
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING  
103 BFAB    
Assistant to the Director Bob Rohde 625-9891
Associate Director Sara Wiley 626-9792
Associate Director Cal Dietz 626-7845
Associate Director (FB) Eric Klein 626-8933
Assistant Director (FB) Chad Pearson 625-6732
Assistant Director (FB) Shea Thompson 625-5016
Assistant Director (FB) Dustin Perry 625-5016
Assistant Director (FB) Kane Thompson 625-5016
Assistant Director Kristin Zdanczewicz 625-0339
Assistant Director Stephen Volek 626-9163
Assistant Director Dave Schueller 624-1021
Assistant Director Shaun Brown 625-3085
Assistant Director Daniel Warnke  
     
STUDENT-ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT  
225 Gibson-Nagurski    
Assistant AD/Student-Athlete Development Peyton N. Owens III 624-5834
Director of Outreach Linda Roberts 626-7857
Assistant Director Anissa Lightner 625-1544
Intern Kaela Anderson  
Intern Jenny Covers  
Intern Erica Meyer  
Intern Devin Ste. Marie  
Intern Rebecca Weiland  
     
TECHNICAL SERVICES  
252 Gibson-Nagurski icahelp@umn.edu 624-8502 
Director Doug Goon 624-1080
Associate IT Director Andrew Cope 626-1450
Assistant Director Krista Sheely 624-1163
Info Tech Specialist Alex Filler 625-0691
Info Tech Specialist Josh Wolanin 624-8502
AV Coordinator Marty Bussman 625-2528
Programming Intern    
     
SALES & SERVICE  
101 Mariucci 624-8080
Assistant AD/Sales and Service Brent Holck 624-8080
Director of Sales and Service Chad Rasmussen 624-8080
Asst. Director of Sales and Service Mike Chandler 624-5787
Asst. Director of Sales and Service Ron Lynch 625-0349
Asst. Director of Sales and Service Zach Duket 624-5280
Senior Accountant Ron Gavino 624-5811
Business Analyst Anna Shtuk 625-4792
Customer Relations Manager Jacob Kershaw 625-4205
Web Content/Email Marketing Manager Neal Hohman 624-9435
Office Support Asst. Barb Chandler  626-8116
Intern Chelsea Ochtera 625-4205
Baseball Ticket Office   626-1506
Pavilion Ticket Office   626-2025
Soccer Ticket Office   624-8080
Softball Ticket Office   624-2907
Vault   624-2853
Williams Ticket Office   625-6562
     
BASEBALL  
200 Gibson-Nagurski   625-1060
Head Coach John Anderson 625-1060
Assistant Coach Rob Fornasiere 625-0115
Assistant Coach Todd Oakes 625-3568
Volunteer Coach Pat Casey 625-1060
Director of Operations Lee Swenson 625-0135
     
MEN'S BASKETBALL  
205 BFAB 625-3085
Head Coach Richard Pitino 625-3085
Assistant Coaches Ben Johnson 625-3085
  Dan McHale 625-3085
  Kimani Young 625-3085
Director of Operations Nate Pomeday 625-3085
Assistant Director of Operations Caitlin Mahoney 625-2061
Assistant Director of Operations Billy O'Meara 625-3085
Assistant to the Head Coach Josh Adel 625-3085
Graduate Manager Tom Giesen 625-3085
Graduate Manager Aaron Katsuma  
Graduate Manager Oto Osenieks  
     
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL  
249 BFAB 624-3563
Head Coach Marlene Stollings 624-3563
Assistant Coaches Niki Dawkins 624-3563
  John Motherwell 624-3563
  Fred Chmiel 624-3563
Director of Operations Tiffanie Couts 626-7943
Assistant Director of Operations Jess Lemanski  624-7330
Executive Office & Admin Specialist   624-3563
     
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY  
240 BFAB 625-6063
Head Coach Steve Plasencia 625-6063
Coordinator Roy Griak 625-2336
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Jo Rider 625-6063
     
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY  
290 BFAB 624-6533
Director Matt Bingle 624-9065
Head Coach Sarah Hopkins 624-2058
Exec. Direct of the Griak Invitational Gary Wilson  
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Cindi Linell 624-6533
     
FOOTBALL  
Gibson-Nagurski 624-6004
Head Coach Jerry Kill  
Offensive Coordinator Matt Limegrover  
Defensive Coordinator Tracy Claeys  
Assistant Coach - Wide Receivers Brian Anderson  
Assistant Coach - Defensive Line Jeff Phelps  
Assistant Coach - Running Backs Pat Poore  
Assistant Coach - H-Backs/Tight Ends Rob Reeves  
Assistant Coach - Secondary/Special Teams Jay Sawvel  
Assistant Coach - Linebackers Mike Sherels  
Assistant Coach - Quarterbacks Jim Zebrowski  
Director of Football Operations Adam Clark  
Director of Player Personnel Jeff Jones  
Quality Control Nate Griffin  
Quality Control Melvin Rice  
Quality Control Jay Nunez  
Graduate Assistant Cory Hanson  
Graduate Assistant Trevor Olson  
Graduate Assistant Ryan Maiuri  
Graduate Assistant Michael McElroy  
Assistant to the Head Coach Madeline Hayes  
Assistant to the Assistant Coaches Jenna Henry  
Director of Recruiting Operations Billy Glasscock  
Recruiting Coordinator John Schaekel  
Coordinator (Films) Matthew Schilling 625-0579
Communications Tech. Jordan Adams 624-1102
     
MEN'S GOLF  
240 BFAB 625-6063
Head Coach John Carlson 625-6063
Assistant Coach Justin Smith 625-6063
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Jo Rider 625-6063
     
WOMEN'S GOLF  
240 BFAB 625-6063
Head Coach Michele Redman 625-0017
Associate Head Coach John Cleary 624-7599
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Jo Rider 625-6063
     
MEN'S GYMNASTICS  
306 Cooke Hall 626-1320
Head Coach Mike Burns 626-1320
Assistant Coach Russ Fystrom 626-1320
Assistant Coach Kostya Kolesnikov 626-2245
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Shelley Slominski 626-1320
     
WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS  
G-25 Peik 624-4331
Interim Head Coach Jenny Hansen 624-4331
Assistant Coach Geralen Stack-Eaton  624-4331
Assistant Coach Rich Stenger 624-4331
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Mary Jo Brandt 624-4331
     
MEN'S HOCKEY  
121 Mariucci 625-2886
Head Coach Don Lucia 625-2886
Assoc. Head Coach Mike Guentzel 625-2886
Assistant Coach Grant Potulny 625-2886
Asst. Program Director Mark Bahr 624-6889
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Amanda Rovnak 625-2886
     
WOMEN'S HOCKEY  
290 BFAB 625-0188
Head Coach Brad Frost 625-0188
Associate Head Coach Joel Johnson 624-1015
Assistant Coach Nadine Muzerall 625-7280
Asst. Program Director Eric Bakke 624-4859
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Cindi Linell 624-6533
     
ROWING  
290 BFAB   625-0188
Head Coach Wendy Davis 625-5588
Assistant Coach Peter Morgan 624-4343
Assistant Coach Teresa Logemann 624-3508
Assistant Program Director Tom Perry 625-0285
Executive Assistant Chris Howell 625-2372
Grad. Assistant Cassie Drozynski  
     
SOCCER  
260 BFAB 624-4331
Head Coach Stefanie Golan 624-4331
Assistant Coach Krystle Seidel 624-4331
Assistant Coach Deana Waintraub Stafford 624-4331
Director of Operations Tamara Strahota 626-1321
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Mary Jo Brandt 624-4331
     
SOFTBALL  
260 BFAB 626-5594
Head Coach Jessica Allister 626-5594
Assistant Coach Jessica Merchant 626-5594
Assistant Coach Piper Ritter 626-5594
Director of Operations Michael Kyllo-Kittleson 625-5574
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Mary Jo Brandt 624-4331
     
MEN'S & WOMEN'S SWIMMING & DIVING  
35 Aquatic Center   626-1320
Head Coach Kelly Kremer 626-1320
Senior Associate Head Coach Terry Ganley 626-1320
Assistant Coach Stephen Miller 626-1320
Assistant Coach Gideon Louw 626-1320
Head Diving Coach Wenbo Chen 626-1320
Assistant Coach Ryan Purdy 626-1320
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Shelley Slominski 626-1320
     
MEN'S TENNIS  
240 BFAB 625-1013
Head Coach Geoff Young 625-1013
Associate Head Coach Urban Ljubic 624-0829
Executive Administrative Specialist Mary Christensen-White 625-1013
     
WOMEN'S TENNIS  
293 BFAB 625-1013
Head Coach Chuck Merzbacher 624-8059
Associate Head Coach Whitney Taney 625-4860
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Michelle Peterson 625-0188
     
MEN'S TRACK & FIELD  
240 BFAB   625-6063
Head Coach Steve Plasencia 625-6063
Assistant Coach Lynden Reder 626-1603
  Paul Thornton 624-5700
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Jo Rider 625-6063
     
WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD  
290 BFAB 624-6533
Head Coach Matt Bingle 624-6533
Assistant Coach Peter Miller 624-6533
Assistant Coach Sarah Hopkins 624-6533
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Cindi Linell 624-6533
     
VOLLEYBALL  
290 BFAB 624-6533
Head Coach Hugh McCutcheon 626-5788
Associate Head Coach Laura Bush 624-2889
Assistant Coach Matt Houk 624-6032
Director of Operations Nao Ikeda 624-4868
Assistant Director of Operations David Ganser 624-6533
Exec. Ofc & Admin. Specialist Cindi Linell 624-6533
     
WRESTLING  
240 BFAB 625-1013
Head Coach J Robinson 625-4075
Head Assistant Coach Brandon Eggum 625-4049
Assistant Coach Luke Becker 626-2055
Volunteer Coach Jayson Ness 625-3026
Executive Administrative Specialist Mary Christensen-White 625-1013
Office Assistant Kevin LeValley 625-8441

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