Administrative Staff

Name Title Phone Email
John Decker Director of Athletics 989.964.7310 jdecker1@svsu.edu
Angela Pohl Deputy Athletic Director / SWA 989.964.7311 aspohl@svsu.edu
Kevin Schultz Director of Athletic Development 989.964.4049 kschultz@svsu.edu
Jeremy Glaser Assistant Athletic Director / Director of Sports Medicine / Athletics Health Care Administrator 989.964.2121 jglaser@svsu.edu
Michael O'Hearn Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Events 989.964.7384 mjohearn@svsu.edu
Michael Pierce Associate Athletic Director of Compliance 989.964.4683 mppierce@svsu.edu
Shelly Losee Administrative Assistant 989.964.7306 salosee@svsu.edu
Eric Brookhouse Director of Athletic Communications 989.964.4053 embrookh@svsu.edu
Jeremy Knous Faculty Athletic Representative 989.964.2632 jknous@svsu.edu

Compliance & Academic Services

Name Title Phone Email
Michael Pierce Associate Athletic Director of Compliance 989.964.4683 mppierce@svsu.edu
Marc Jaksa Athletics Academic Advisor 989.964.7064 msjaksa@svsu.edu
Kathryn Coman Interim Assistant for Compliance and Academic Programs 989.964.2570 klcoman@svsu.edu

Facilities & Event Management

Name Title Phone Email
Michael O'Hearn Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Events 989.964.7384 mjohearn@svsu.edu
John Pike Game Day and Athletics Operations Manager 989.964.2610 jepike@svsu.edu
George Michelson Assistant Game Day Manager for Athletic Events
Elizabeth Knowles Game Day Assistant emknowle@svsu.edu

Athletic Communications

Name Title Phone Email
Eric Brookhouse Director of Athletic Communications 989.964.4053 embrookh@svsu.edu
Aaron Wilkins Athletic Communications Intern 989.964.4933 adwilkin@svsu.edu
Gabe Soto Videoboard / Digital Media Coordinator gmsoto@svsu.edu

Baseball

Name Title Phone Email
Steve Jaksa Head Coach 989.964.7334 spjaksa@svsu.edu
Matt Ellenbest Assistant Coach 989.964.2822 mjellenb@svsu.edu
Jay Scott Volunteer Assistant Coach 989.964.2461 jascott1@svsu.edu
Jason Ball Volunteer Assistant Coach / Recruiting Coordinator jdball@svsu.edu
Tyler Provow Graduate Assistant Coach trprovow@svsu.edu
Greg Kigar Director of Baseball Operations

Cross Country

Name Title Phone Email
Rod Cowan Head Track & Field / Cross Country Coach 989.964.7322 rmcowan@svsu.edu
Eric Phillips Assistant Coach 989.964.7329 edphilli@svsu.edu
Tom Goforth Volunteer Assistant Coach togofort@svsu.edu

Football

Name Title Phone Email
Ryan Brady Head Football Coach / Quarterbacks Coach 989.964.7315 rebrady@svsu.edu
Jeremy Prudhomme Assistant Head Coach / Linebackers Coach 989.964.2282 jdprudho@svsu.edu
Dan McKeown Defensive Coordinator / Defensive Backs Coach 989.964.2283 djmckeow@svsu.edu
Eli Reinhart Offensive Coordinator / Running Backs Coach 989.964.4639 emreinha@svsu.edu
Drew Burton Offensive Line / Tight Ends Coach / Run Game Coordinator 989.964.7332 dburton1@svsu.edu
Matt Zanellato Wide Receivers Coach / Compliance & Academic Coordinator 989.964.2770 mjzanell@svsu.edu
KC Zenner Safeties Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 989.964.4479 kjzenner@svsu.edu
Gabriel Miller Tight Ends Coach / Assistant Strength & Conditioning gdmille1@svsu.edu
Kirk Carruth Volunteer / Assistant Linebackers Coach
Dillon Dixon Volunteer / Assistant Defensive Backs Coach
David LeRoux Volunteer / Director of Football Operations / Specialist Coach
Jeremy Cochrane Volunteer / Offensive Analyst
Ty Davis Student Assistant / Assistant Wide Receivers Coach
Kaitlyn Gee Volunteer / Administrative Assistant - Player Personnel
Maurice Hopgood Team Chaplain
Chris Winter Head Strength & Conditioning Coach 989.964.2840 ccwinte1@svsu.edu
Zach Mendoza Graduate Assistant - Strength & Conditioning Coach zmmendoz@svsu.edu
Jeremy Glaser Assistant Athletic Director / Director of Sports Medicine / Athletics Health Care Administrator 989.964.2121 jglaser@svsu.edu
Megan Van Vliet Assistant Athletic Trainer 989.964.2546 mnvanvli@svsu.edu

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Randy Baruth Head Men's Basketball Coach 989.964.7314 rsbaruth@svsu.edu
Tommy Twardecki Assistant Coach 989.964.4684 ttwardec@svsu.edu
Barry Huckeby Volunteer Assistant Coach 989.878.3308 bnhuckeb@svsu.edu
Jacob Bunea Student Assistant Coach

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Louis Barrow Head Coach 989.964.7308 lpbarrow@svsu.edu
Martin Maybin Assistant Coach mmaybin@svsu.edu
Laurence Paterson Assistant Coach - Goalkeepers lipaters@svsu.edu

Men's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Joe Vogl Head Men's & Women's Golf Coach 989.964.4051 javogl@svsu.edu
Matt Pumford Assistant Coach mepumfor@svsu.edu
Bill Jurgens Volunteer Assistant Coach
Andy Bethune Volunteer Assistant Coach 989.964.4771 ajbethun@svsu.edu

Softball

Name Title Phone Email
Todd Buckingham Head Softball Coach 989.964.4968 tlbuckin@svsu.edu
Jamey Lobdell Assistant Coach jplobdel@svsu.edu
Eric Krenz Volunteer Assistant Coach
Jacqueline Nicholson Student Manager
Michael Werth Volunteer Assistant Coach

Swimming & Diving

Name Title Phone Email
Bruce Zimmerman Head Swimming & Diving Coach 989.964.2451 bazimmer@svsu.edu
Annie Bengry Assistant Coach 989.964.2755 ambengry@svsu.edu
Joseph Gucwa III Diving Coach jvgucwai@svsu.edu

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Jenny Pruett Head Women's Basketball Coach 989.964.7312 jjpruett@svsu.edu
Shonda Sanders Assistant Coach 989.964.7302 smlong12@svsu.edu
Josh Bouchard Student Assistant Coach
Phil Ferro Student Assistant Coach

Women's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Joe Vogl Head Men's & Women's Golf Coach 989.964.4051 javogl@svsu.edu
Matt Pumford Assistant Coach mepumfor@svsu.edu

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Michael O'Neill Head Women's Soccer Coach 989.964.7313 mloneill@svsu.edu
Tyler Channell Assistant Coach ttchanne@svsu.edu

Track & Field

Name Title Phone Email
Rod Cowan Head Track & Field / Cross Country Coach 989.964.7322 rmcowan@svsu.edu
Eric Phillips Assistant Coach 989.964.7329 edphilli@svsu.edu
Nick Halabicky Assistant Coach ndhalabi@svsu.edu
Tom Goforth Volunteer Assistant Coach togofort@svsu.edu

Volleyball

Name Title Phone Email
Will Stanton Head Volleyball Coach 989.964.7023 wstanto@svsu.edu
Shannon Flippin Assistant Coach 989.964.7023
Christina Bertie Assistant Coach

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone Email
TBA Head Coach
Danielle Slonac Student Assistant Coach

Sports Medicine

Name Title Phone Email
Jeremy Glaser Assistant Athletic Director / Director of Sports Medicine / Athletics Health Care Administrator 989.964.2121 jglaser@svsu.edu
Megan Van Vliet Assistant Athletic Trainer 989.964.2546 mnvanvli@svsu.edu
Maddie Hansen Assistant Athletic Trainer 989.964.7233 mahanse2@svsu.edu
Olivia Rea Assistant Athletic Trainer 989.964.7328 odrea@svsu.edu
James J. Jesko, DO Head Team Physician - Covenant Orthopaedics 989.799.5557
Michael J. Wolohan, MD Team Physician - Covenant Orthopaedics 989.799.5557
Kurt A. Menapace, MD Team Physician - Covenant Orthopaedics 989.799.5557
Lance Freeman, MD Team Physician - Covenant Orthopaedics 989.799.5557
Brian Purchase, DO Team Physician - Covenant Sports Medicine 989.583.0280
Danielle C. Duncan, MD Team Physician - Covenant Orthopaedics 989.799.5557
Dan Kehres Team Chiropractor - Kehres Health & Chiropractic 989.790.2700
Sonya Campbell Massage Therapist - Hair Therapy Salon & Spa
Rachel Darr Team Nutritionist / Dietitian 989.964.2791 rldarr@svsu.edu
Kylie Kaczmarczyk Team Optometrist - Associates in Eyecare 989.202.1906
Steven Kocks Team Optometrist - Associates in Eyecare 989.202.1906
Michael Davis Team Dentist - Michael A. Davis, D.D.S., P.L.C. 989.791.2060

Strength and Conditioning

Name Title Phone Email
Chris Winter Head Strength & Conditioning Coach 989.964.2840 ccwinte1@svsu.edu
Chris Weldon Graduate Assistant Coach clweldon@svsu.edu
Zach Mendoza Graduate Assistant - Strength & Conditioning Coach zmmendoz@svsu.edu