APPALACHIAN STATE ATHLETICS STAFF DIRECTORY
Administration Sports Medicine Men's Golf
Academic Services Strength and Conditioning Women's Golf
Appalachian IMG Sports Marketing/Network Student-Athlete Development Men's Soccer
Business Office Ticket Office Women's Soccer
Compliance Baseball Softball
Development/Yosef Club Men's Basketball Men's Tennis
Equipment Women's Basketball Women's Tennis
Game Operations Cheerleading Track and Field/Cross Country
Marketing, Promotions and Licensing Football Volleyball
Sports Information Field Hockey Wrestling 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Administration
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-2556

Name Title Phone Email
Doug Gillin Director of Athletics 828-262-7825 gillindp@appstate.edu
Alan Hauser Faculty Athletic Representative 828-262-2420 hauseraj@appstate.edu
Jonathan Reeder Assistant to the Chancellor for Athletics 828-406-5992 reederjb@appstate.edu
Troy Heustess Senior Associate Athletics Director 828-262-7768 heustsswt@appstate.edu
Debbie Richardson Senior Associate Athletics Director/SWA 828-262-2496 richrdsds@appstate.edu
Brian Tracy Senior Associate Athletics Director/Development 828-262-3108 tracybd@appstate.edu
Brittney Whiteside Associate Athletics Director 828-262-8580 whitesidebc@appstate.edu
Teresa Eggers Assistant Athletics Director/Ticket Operations 828-262-2079 eggersth@appstate.edu
Mike Flynn Assistant Athletics Director/Sports Information 828-262-2845 flynnmh@appstate.edu
Barbara Green Assistant Athletics Director/Compliance 828-262-7843 greenba@appstate.edu
Ashley Payne Assistant Athletics Director/Promotions & Fan Engagement 828-262-6554 payneae1@appstate.edu
Josh Thompson Assistant Athletics Director/Football and Equipment Operations 828-262-7093 thompsonjm1@appstate.edu
John Welch Assistant Athletics Director/Internal Operations and Event Management 828-262-8447 welchje@appstate.edu
Gina Arnette Executive Officer/Athletics Personnel 828-262-6617 arnettegg@appstate.edu
Sheila Perry Executive Assistant to the Director of Athletics 828-262-7781 perrysc@appstate.edu

Academic Services
Phone: 828-262-2291
Fax: 828-262-6834

Name Title Phone Email
Stacy Sears Director - Academic Services for Athletes
(Men's and Women's Basketball)
828-262-6889 searssr@appstate.edu
Jean Roberts Director - Learning Assistance Program
(Baseball, Men's Tennis)
828-262-8679 robertsjh@appstate.edu
Kim Sherrill Associate Director - Learning Assistance Program
(Men's & Women's Soccer, Volleyball)
828-262-4038 sherrillka@appstate.edu
Sharon Sweeting Continuing Eligibility - Academic Services for Athletes
(Field Hockey, Softball)
828-262-7628 sweetingsb@appstate.edu
Karl Anderson Academic Advisor - Academic Services for Athletes
(Football)
828-262-2808 andersonkr@appstate.edu
Kayla Hill Academic Advisor - Academic Services for Athletes 
(Men's and Women's Golf, Women's Tennis, Wrestling, Study Hall Coordinator)
828-262-7914 hillkr@appstate.edu
Caroline Lowe Academic Advisor - Academic Services for Athletes
(Men's & Women's Cross Country, Men's and Women's Track and Field)
828-262-7855 cl74698@appstate.edu

Appalachian IMG Sports Marketing/Network
Phone: 828-262-2018
Fax: 828-262-6106
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Kelsey Sharkey Director of Broadcast Operations 828-262-7167 sharkeykm@appstate.edu
Justin Hukill General Manager, Appalachian State IMG Sports Marketing 828-263-0927 justin.hukill@img.com
Jared Weymier Account Executive, Appalachian State IMG Sports Marketing 828-262-8159 jared.weymier@img.com

Business Office
Phone: 828-262-4012
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Amy Crumpler Business Manager 828-262-4012 crumpleraw@appstate.edu
Janet Cook Assistant Business Manager 828-262-6673 cookj1@appstate.edu

Compliance
Email: athleticscompliance@appstate.edu
Phone: 828-406-5992
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Jonathan Reeder Assistant to the Chancellor for Athletics 828-406-5992 reederjb@appstate.edu
Debbie Richardson Senior Associate Athletics Director/SWA 828-262-2496 richrdsds@appstate.edu
Barbara Green Assistant Athletics Director/Compliance 828-262-7843 greenba@appstate.edu
Sharon Sweeting Continuing Eligibility 828-262-7628 sweetingsb@appstate.edu
Sean Dotson Compliance Assistant 828-262-7843 dotsonsm@appstate.edu

Development/Yosef Club
Phone: 828-262-3108
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Brian Tracy Senior Associate Athletics Director/Development 828-262-3108 tracybd@appstate.edu
Suzette Mauney Director/Development 828-262-7670 mauneyss@appstate.edu
Alan Daniel Director/Annual Giving 828-262-8075 danielap@appstate.edu
Brian Burns Regional Associate Development Officer/Charlotte Region 704-622-2580 burnsbl@appstate.edu
Ginny Thompson Assistant Director/Development 828-262-7876 thompsonge@appstate.edu
Gerald Adams Yosef Club Director 828-262-2495 adamsgc@appstate.edu
Natalie Harkey Donor Relations Coordinator 828-262-3109 harkeynm@appstate.edu

Equipment
Phone: 828-262-2266
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Will Thornburg Director of Team Services 828-262-2266 thornburgwd@appstate.edu 

Game Operations
Phone: 828-262-8447
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
John Welch Assistant Athletics Director/Internal Operations and Event Management 828-262-8447 welchje@appstate.edu
Jay Weaver Game Operations Manager 828-262-7092 weaverjc@appstate.edu

Marketing, Promotions and Licensing
Phone: 828-262-8649
Fax: 828-262-6106
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Ashley Payne Assistant Athletics Director/Promotions & Fan Engagement 828-262-6554 payneae1@appstate.edu
Shae Wesley Assistant Director of Promotions & Fan Engagement 828-262-2548 wesleysm@appstate.edu
Stephanie Marion Assistant Director of Promotions & Fan Engagement 828-262-8649 marionsn@appstate.edu
TBA Licensing Coordinator    

Sports Information
Phone: 828-262-7166
Fax: 828-262-6106
Appalachian State Box 32116
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Mike Flynn Assistant Athletics Director/Sports Information
(Football, Baseball)
828-262-2845 flynnmh@appstate.edu
Ben Winterrowd Assistant Sports Information Director
(Volleyball, Men's Basketball, Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field)
828-262-7162 winterrowdbb@appstate.edu
Chase Colliton Assistant Sports Information Director
(Secondary Football, Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Tennis)
828-262-7602 collitoncj@appstate.edu
Andrew Clausen
Begins Aug. 1, 2016
Sports Information Intern
(Men's and Women's Soccer, Wrestling, Men's and Women's Golf, Secondary Baseball)
828-262-7166  
TBA Sports Information Intern
(Field Hockey, Men's and Women's Cross Country, Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field, Softball)
828-262-7166  

Sports Medicine
Phone: 828-262-6265
Fax: 828-262-7099
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28068

Name Title Phone Email
Jon Mitchell Director of Athletic Training Services
(Men's Basketball)
828-262-6265 mitchelljt2@appstate.edu
Nathan Peck Head Football Athletic Trainer
(Football)
828-262-6265 pecknf@appstate.edu
Eric Bengtson Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Women's Soccer, Cross Country, Track & Field)
828-262-7478 bengtsonen@appstate.edu
Christina Biddle Assistant Athletic Trainer (Baseball)   biddlece@appstate.edu
Claire Davis Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Tennis)
828-262-3018 daviscl@appstate.edu
Jimmy Strickland Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Wrestling, Cheerleading)
828-262-3022 stricklandjw@appstate.edu
Dillon Smith Assistant Football Athletic Trainer
(Football, Men's and Women's Golf)
828-262-6265 smithde@appstate.edu
Jason Freeman Intern Athletic Trainer
(Men's Soccer)
828-262-8555 freemanjt@appstate.edu
Wyatt Little Intern Athletic Trainer
(Men's and Women's Cross Country and Men's and Women's Track and Field)
828-262-6265 littleww@appstate.edu
Lacey Mainer Intern Athletic Trainer
(Volleyball)
828-262-2528 mainerll@appstate.edu
Kaitlyn Ogden Intern Athletic Trainer
(Field Hockey)
828-262-2528 ogdenk@appstate.edu
Heather White Intern Athletic Trainer
(Softball)
828-262-3022 whitehm2@appstate.edu
Tori Winslow Intern Athletic Trainer
(Football)
828-262-3022 prusakam@appstate.edu

Strength and Conditioning
Phone: 828-262-2529
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Email
Mike Sirignano Director sirignanomg@appstate.edu
Matt Greenhalgh Assistant Director greenhalghmj@appstate.edu
Yolanda Berryhill Head of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning berryhillyy@appstate.edu
Jimmy Edel Head of Basketball Strength and Conditioning edeljf@email.appstate.edu
Byron Jerideau Assistant Coach jerideaubj@appstate.edu
Joe Migliarese Assistant Coach migliaresejm@appstate.edu

Student-Athlete Development
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Reggie Hunt Director of Student-Athlete Development 828-262-2501 huntrk@appstate.edu
J.R. Reese Student Life Coordinator 828-262-2501 reesejl@appstate.edu

Ticket Office
Phone: 828-262-2079 or 1-800-919-2777
Fax: 828-262-8889
Appalachian State Box 32023
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Teresa Eggers Assistant Athletics Director/Ticket Operations 828-262-2079 eggersth@appstate.edu
Elizabeth Probst Assistant Ticket Manager 828-262-2079 probstef@appstate.edu
TBA Assistant Ticket Manager    

Baseball
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
TBA Head Coach 828-262-6097  
Justin Aspegren Assistant Coach 828-262-8664 aspegrenjl@appstate.edu
Matt Payne Assistant Coach 828-262-7165 paynemk1@appstate.edu

Men's Basketball
Phone: 828-262-3081
Fax: 828-265-8564
Appalachian State Box 32141
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Jim Fox Head Coach 828-262-3081 foxjp1@appstate.edu
Jason Allison Assistant Coach 828-262-2837 allisonjr@appstate.edu
Bryan Lentz Assistant Coach 828-262-3083 lentzwb@appstate.edu
Mantoris Robinson Assistant Coach 828-262-6582 robinsonmb@appstate.edu
Bryan Bender Director of Men's Basketball Operations 828-262-8170 benderbk@appstate.edu
Mark Polsgrove Graduate Assistant 828-262-8170 polsgrovemt@appstate.edu

Women's Basketball
Phone: 828-262-3081
Fax: 828-262-6860
Appalachian State Box 32141
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Angel Elderkin Head Coach 828-262-3081 elderkinam@appstate.edu
Emily Roberts Assistant Coach 828-262-3084 robertsej1@appstate.edu
Jessica Jackson Assistant Coach 828-262-2843 jacksonjd@appstate.edu
Kate Dempsey Assistant Coach 828-262-7051 dempseykc@appstate.edu
Gary Fifield Assistant to the Head Coach 828-262-2619 fifieldgb@appstate.edu
Kim McConnell Administrative Assistant 828-262-3081 mcconnellkm@appstate.edu

Cheerleading
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Email
Morgan Roberson Head Coach robersonmr@email.appstate.edu

Football
Phone: 828-262-2501
Fax: 828-262-6606
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Email
Scott Satterfield Head Coach thompsonjm1@appstate.edu
Nate Woody Assistant Coach (Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers) woodynw@appstate.edu
Shawn Clark Assistant Coach (Co-Offensive Coordinator (Running Game/Offensive Line) clarksc2@appstate.edu
Frank Ponce Assistant Coach (Co-Offensive Coordinator (Passing Game)/Quarterbacks) poncefj@appstate.edu
Scot Sloan Assistant Coach (Secondary/Recruiting Coordinator) footballrecruiting@appstate.edu
Bryan Brown Assistant Coach (Cornerbacks) brownbt@appstate.edu
Stu Holt Assistant Coach (Running Backs) holtsw@appstate.edu
Mark Ivey Assistant Coach (Outside Linebackers/Special Teams) iveymn@appstate.edu
Dale Jones Assistant Coach (Defensive Line) jonesmd@appstate.edu
Justin Watts Assistant Coach (Wide Receivers) wattsjm@appstate.edu
Alex Farah Graduate Assistant (Offense) farahar@appstate.edu
TBA Graduate Assistant (Tight Ends) TBA
TBA Graduate Assistant (Defense) TBA
TBA Graduate Assistant (Defense) TBA
Josh Thompson Assistant A.D./Football and Equipment Operations thompsonjm1@appstate.edu
John Mark Hamilton Director of Player Personnel jh70487@appstate.edu
Tyler McEntire Director of High School Relations mcentiretc@appstate.edu
George Claiborne Director of Football Video Operations claibornegb@appstate.edu

Field Hockey
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Meghan Dawson Head Coach 828-262-7238 dawsonme@appstate.edu
Danielle Freshnock Assistant Coach 828-262-7238 freshnockdm@appstate.edu
Kerry Kiddoo Assistant Coach 828-262-7238 kiddook@appstate.edu

Men's Golf
Phone: 828-262-2497
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Bill Dicus Head Coach 828-262-2497 dicuswa@appstate.edu

Women's Golf
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-2256
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Heather Brown Head Coach 828-262-8982 brownhj@appstate.edu

Men's Soccer
Phone: 828-262-6965
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Jason O'Keefe Head Coach 828-262-6747 okeefejc@appstate.edu
Jeff Bilyk Associate Head Coach 828-262-6745 bilykjs@appstate.edu
Ronnie Hreha Assistant Coach TBA hrehard@appstate.edu

Women's Soccer
Phone: 828-262-2563
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Sarah Strickland Head Coach 828-262-2563 stricklandsc@appstate.edu
Brittany Bolick Assistant Coach 828-262-6999 bolickbs@appstate.edu
Amy Kolowsky Assistant Coach 828-262-7616 kolowskya@appstate.edu

Softball
Phone: 828-262-7310
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Janice Savage Head Coach 828-262-7310 savagejm1@appstate.edu
Jordan Reid Assistant Coach 828-262-7492 reidjq@appstate.edu
Staci Ramsey Assistant Coach 828-262-7491 ramseysm2@appstate.edu

Women's Tennis
Phone: 828-262-6598
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
TBA Head Coach 828-262-6598 TBA

Men's Tennis
Phone: 828-262-3068
Fax: 828-262-2556
Appalachian State Box 32025
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Bob Lake Head Coach 828-262-3068 lakers@appstate.edu

Track & Field/Cross Country
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
John Weaver Director 828-262-3074 weaverjt@appstate.edu
Mike Curcio Distance/Cross Country Head Coach 828-262-6559 curciom@appstate.edu
Damion McLean Associate Head Track Coach (Jumps) 828-262-7164 mcleandm@appstate.edu
David Ward Assistant Coach (Pole Vault) 828-262-4010 wardda@appstate.edu
Gary Murphy Assistant Coach (High Jump) 828-262-7898 murphygg@appstate.edu
Erin Wykoff Assistant Coach (Throws) 828-262-3074 wykoffel@appstate.edu
Esther Erb-Atkins Administrative Assistant   erbep@appstate.edu
Dylan Scates Administrative Assistant   scatesde@appstate.edu

Volleyball
Phone: 828-262-2844
Fax: 828-262-7170
Appalachian State Box 32141
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
Matt Ginipro Head Coach 828-262-7048 ginipromj@appstate.edu
Chad Willis Associate Head Coach 828-262-7825 williscr1@appstate.edu
Amber Miehlke Assistant Coach 828-262-8581 miehlkeam@appstate.edu

Wrestling
Phone: 828-262-7825
Fax: 828-262-4056
Appalachian State Box 32024
Boone, NC 28608

Name Title Phone Email
JohnMark Bentley Head Coach 828-262-7163 bentleyjmo@appstate.edu
Todd Schavrien Assistant Coach 828-262-3082 schavrientj@appstate.edu
Josh Roosa Assistant Coach 828-262-8221 roosaja@appstate.edu