Athletics Staff Directory

Academics Football Soccer Volleyball
Administration Game Management/Facilities Softball Women's Basketball
Athletic Training Marketing Spirit Squads Women's Golf
Athletic Video Media Relations Strength & Conditioning Women's Swimming & Diving
Business Operations Men's Basketball Track & Field/Cross Country Women's Tennis
Development Men's Golf Ticket Office  
Equipment NCAA Compliance  
 Name  Position  Phone Email 
 Jack Graham  Director of Athletics  970-491-3350   
 Jim Francis  Faculty Representative  970-491-6265   
 John Morris  Deputy Athletics Director, Director of Operations  970-491-2207   
 David Crum  Senior Associate A.D. for Development  970-491-1665   
 Steve Cottingham  Senior Associate A.D. for Business Operations/CFO  970-491-7075   
 Jason Layton  Senior Associate A.D. for Sales & Marketing  970-491-1446   
 Doug Max  Senior Associate A.D. for Facilities Management  970-491-2706   
 Gary Ozzello  Senior Associate A.D. for Community Relations  970-491-0628   
 Christine Susemihl  Senior Associate A.D. for Internal Operations  970-491-1493   
 Albert Bimper Jr.  Senior Associate A.D. for Diversity & Inclusion  970-491-1859   
 Mary Jo Brito  Executive Assistant to the Athletics Director  970-491-4810   
 Carissa Sigward  Assistant to Athletic Administration  970-491-7217   
 Fax Number    970-491-3226   
 Steve McDonnell  Director of Student-Athlete Support Services  970-491-5075   
 Becky Orr  Academic Coordinator  970-491-7126   
 Erin Hammersley  Academic Coordinator  970-491-7126   
 Arin Dunn  Academic Coordinator  970-491-7126   
 Fax Number     970-491-2372   
 Athletic Training
 Terry DeZeeuw  Associate A.D. for Sports Performance  970-491-6756   
 Annie Lopez  Assistant Athletic Trainer  970-491-6756   
 Crystal Finn  Assistant Athletic Trainer  970-491-6756   
 Mac McDonald  Assistant Athletic Trainer  970-491-6756   
 Ryan Callahan  Assistant Athletic Trainer  970-491-6756   
 Greg Jensen  Assistant Athletic Trainer  970-491-6756   
 Fax Number     970-491-6167   
 Business Operations
 Steve Cottingham   Senior Associate A.D. for Business Operations/CFO  970-491-7075   
 Matt Klein   Assistant A.D. for Business Operations  970-491-2686   
 Brandon Bailey   Assistant Business Manager  970-491-6651   
 Cindy Lavin   Assistant Athletic Business Manager  970-491-6651   
 Fax Number     970-491-1495   
 David Crum  Senior Associate A.D. for Development  970-491-1665   
 Jay McMillin  Assistant A.D. for Development  970-491-7346   
 Jamie Hays Szelc  Assistant Director for Development/Major Gifts  970-492-4195   
 Terry Hemme  Assistant Director for Development/Major Gifts  970-492-4121   
 Doug Patmore  Annual Fund Director  970-491-7291   
 Rachel Sachs  Assistant to the Athletic Director for Development  970-491-3688   
 Jamie Hall  Donor Relations Coordinator  970-491-4666   
 Ram Club    970-491-4666  
 Fax Number    970-491-2353  
 Kris Young  Equipment Manager  970-491-5513   
 Kyle Kotrous  Assistant Equipment Manager  970-491-5816   
 Fax Number    970-491-2208  
 Game Management/Facilities
 Doug Max  Senior Associate A.D. for Facilities and Scheduling  970-491-2706   
 Mark Paquette  Assistant A.D. for Facilities Operations  970-491-7414   
 Fax Number     970-491-3226   
 Marketing & Sales
 Jason Layton  Senior Associate A.D. for Sales & Marketing  970-491-1446   
 Branon Vaughan  Director of Sales  970-492-4975   
 Darren Morgan  Director of Marketing  970-491-1069   
 Patrick Krza  Assistant Director of Marketing  970-491-2003   
 Julius Luciano III  Ticket Sales Manager  970-492-4972   
 Nick Rogers  Sales and Marketing Coordinator  970-492-4015   
 Tim Brogdon  Marketing Coordinator  970-492-4014   
 Kyle Stopperan  Coordinator of Graphic and Flash Design  970-491-3700   
 Chase Eckerdt  Marketing Coordinator  970-491-2063   
 Alana Curtis  Video Production Manager     
 Heather Huff  Assistant Sales Manager  970-492-4974   
 Fax Number     970-491-2353   
 Media Relations
 Paul Kirk  Director of Media Relations (FB)  970-491-4672   
 Danny Mattie  Assistant Director of Media Relations (MBB, MG)  970-491-5050   
 Danielle Marshall  Assistant Director of Media Relations (WBB, SOC, T&F/CC)  970-491-6494   
 Nic Hallisey  Assistant Director of Media Relations (VB, S&D, SB)  970-491-6127   
 Stuart Buchanan  Media Relations Assistant (FB, WG, WTen)  970-988-6304   
 General Media Assistance    970-491-5067  
 Fax Number     970-491-1348   
 NCAA Compliance
 Shalini Shanker  Associate A.D. for Compliance  970-491-6170   
 Leah Ratzlaff  Director of Compliance  970-491-5459   
 Fax Number     970-491-3226   
 Spirit Squads
 Dawn Burton  Cheerleading Head Coach  970-213-8939   
 Brittany Wade-Pruett  Golden Poms Coach    
 Strength & Conditioning
 Jason Phillips  Head Strength & Conditioning Coach  970-491-3201   
 Mike Kent  Head Football Strength & Conditioning Coach  970-491-7477   
 Michael Ray  Assistant Football Strength & Conditioning Coach  970-491-7477   
 Tracy Ljone  Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach  970-491-0747   
 Jacquelyn Harris  Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach  970-491-0747   
 Fax Number     970-491-6167   
 Ticket Office
 Jessica Stremming  Ticket Operations Manager  970-491-RAMS   
 Ryan Miller  Assistant Ticket Office Manager  970-491-RAMS   
 Sean Curtis  Assistant Ticket Office Manager  970-491-RAMS   
 Fax Number     970-491-1100   
 Basketball (Men's)
 Larry Eustachy  Head Coach  970-491-6232   
 Leonard Perry  Assistant Coach  970-491-6232   
 Ross Hodge  Assistant Coach  970-491-6232   
 Steve Barnes  Assistant Coach  970-491-6232   
 Tiffany Beckham  Director of Men's Basketball Operations  970-491-2945   
 Willie Glover  Video Coordinator  662-278-9234   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214  
 Basketball (Women's)
 Ryun Williams  Head Coach  970-491-6569   
 Chad Lavin  Assistant Coach  970-491-6569   
 Tim Moser  Assistant Coach  970-491-6569   
 Mandy Koupal  Assistant Coach  970-491-6569   
 Kim Austin Mbadinga-Nzamba  Director of Women's Basketball Operations  970-391-3675   
 Megan Mardesen  Video Coordinator  970-491-6569   
 Marcie Johnston  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-6569   
 Jim McElwain  Head Coach  970-491-6131   
 Dave Baldwin  Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks  970-491-6131   
 Marty English  Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers  970-491-6131   
 Tim Skipper  Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers  970-491-6131   
 Derek Frazier  Offensive Line  970-491-6131   
 Jeff Hammerschmidt  Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs  970-491-6131   
 Greg Lupfer  Defensive Line  970-491-6131   
 Al Simmons  Co-Defensive Coordinator  970-491-6131   
 Art Valero  Tight Ends  970-491-6131   
 Alvis Whitted  Wide Receivers  970-491-6131   
 Tom Ehlers  Director of Football Operations  970-491-6131   
 Tim LeRoy  Assistant Director of Football Operations  970-491-6131   
 Drew Hill  Director of Player Personnel  970-491-6131   
 Brett Tews  Video Coordinator  970-491-6962   
 Deidra Church  Director of Football Administration  970-491-7818   
 Golf (Men's)
 Christian Newton  Head Coach  970-491-2946   
 Bret Guetz  Assistant Coach  970-491-2946   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214   
 Golf (Women's)
 Annie Young  Head Coach  970-491-3589   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214   
 Bill Hempen  Head Coach  970-491-7147   
 Kelly Labor  Assistant Coach  970-491-7147   
 Chris Bentley  Assistant Coach  970-491-7147   
 Marcie Johnston  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-6569   
 Jen Fisher  Head Coach  970-491-6000   
 Dede Pendleton-Helm  Assistant Coach  970-491-2867   
 Melissa Perea  Assistant Coach  970-391-0662   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214   
 Swimming & Diving
 Chris Woodard  Head Coach  970-491-6026   
 Kevin Witt  Diving Coach  970-491-7242   
 MacKenzie Brown  Assistant Coach  970-491-3656   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214   
 Jon Messick  Head Coach  970-491-1311   
 Marcie Johnston  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-6569   
 Track & Field/Cross Country
 Brian Bedard  Head Coach  970-491-7651   
 Tim Cawley
 Assistant Coach  970-988-4919   
 Art Siemers  Head Coach - Cross Country  970-491-5434   
 Scott Dahlberg  Assistant Coach  970-491-5434   
 Karim Abdel Wahab
 Assistant Coach  970-491-2962   
 Cathleen Cawley  Assistant Coach/Director of Operations  970-491-4307   
 Marcie Johnston  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-6569   
 Tom Hilbert  Head Coach  970-491-6410   
 Brook Coulter  Associate Head Coach  970-491-6582   
 Bri Olmstead  Director of Volleyball Operations  970-491-6582   
 Karen Taylor  Sport Program Coordinator  970-491-0214