Andy Bethune is the Executive Director of the SVSU Foundation and is responsible for advancing the mission of the University by raising private funds to support scholarships, programs, capital improvements, and other strategic initiatives. As the Executive Director Bethune also provides leadership for Alumni Relations to further enhance goodwill and support from a giving number of alumni.
Proir to his current position he was the head men's golf coach at Saginaw Valley State University from June of 2002 through June 2005. Bethune competed on the SVSU golf team and earned four varsity letters (1983-87). He became a member of the PGA in 1991.
From 1992-97, Bethune helped develop the Sawmill Golf Club in Saginaw. Prior to the Sawmill's opening in 1997, Bethune worked as an instructor at Bay Valley Hotel and Resort and the Saginaw Country Club. From 1989-91, he worked at the Silver Lake Country Club in Grand Rapids, Michigan.