Staff Directory

Mailing Address:
Intercollegiate Athletics
Convocation Center (CV)
Dekalb, IL  60115
Main Phone: (815) 753-PACK (7225)
Fax Number: (815) 753-7700

Executive Administration
Associate Vice President/Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier  Email (815) 753-7370
Senior Administrative Assistant Lisa Stocksdale Email (815) 753-7370
Deputy Director of Athletics Christian Spears Email (815) 753-9494
Senior Associate Athletics Director/Business Affairs/
Senior Woman Administrator
Debra Boughton Email (815) 753-9541
Senior Associate Athletics Director/Facilities and Event Operations John Cheney Email (815) 753-1801
Senior Associate Athletics Director/Director of Student-Athlete Academic Support Services Melissa Dawson Email (815) 753-1727
Associate Athletics Director/Compliance and Student Services Lindsey Hicks Email (815) 753-8290
Associate Athletics Director/Development Mark Muhlhauser Email (815) 753-2029
Associate Athletics Director/Collegiate Advancement & External Affairs Ryan Sedevie Email (815) 753-0639
Faculty Athletics Representative - Zulauf Hall 413
NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative Matt Streb Email (815) 753-7040
Baseball - CV 224A
Head Coach Ed Mathey Email (815) 753-2225
Assistant Coach Tom Carcione Email (815) 753-0147
Assistant Coach Todd Coryell Email (815) 753-0147
Assistant Coach Marvin Sanchez Email (815) 753-0147
Men's Basketball - CV 231
Head Coach Mark Montgomery -- (815) 753-1633
Assistant Coach Jon Borovich Email (815) 753-1361
Assistant Coach Jason Larson Email (815) 753-1629
Assistant Coach Lou Dawkins Email (815) 753-9115
Director of Player Development/Video Chad Pecka Email (815) 753-1362
Women's Basketball - CV 230
Head Coach Kathi Bennett -- (815) 753-0586
Assistant Coach Kevin McManaman Email (815) 753-0586
Assistant Coach Debbie Whitman Email (815) 753-0586
Assistant Coach Latrell Fleming Email (815) 753-0586
Director of Basketball Operations Stephanie Smith Email (815) 753-0586
Cheerleading - CV 213
Head Coach Heather Bennett Email (708) 227-5460
Women's Cross Country - CV 223D
Head Coach Greg Hipp Email (815) 753-9474
Volunteer Assistant Ashley Lucas TBA (815) 753-0836
Football - Yordon Center
Head Coach Rod Carey Email (815) 753-1825
Defensive Coordinator, Safeties Jay Niemann Email (815) 753-1825
Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Bob Cole Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Defensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator Brett Diersen Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Linebackers/Special Teams Coordinator Kevin Kane Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Running Backs Kelton Copeland Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Tight Ends & Fullbacks Craig Harmon Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Offensive Line Joe Tripodi Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Wide Receivers Thad Ward Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Coach, Cornerbacks Kelvin Sigler Email (815) 753-1825
Assistant Athletic Director, Football Operations Matt Lipman Email (815) 753-8406
Assistant Director of Football Operations/Recruiting Trevor Cipriano Email (815) 753-0790
Assistant Director of Football Operations/Video Dan Wolfe Email (815) 753-8484
Graduate Assistant Joe Pawlak Email (815) 753-1825
Graduate Assistant Jake Landry Email (815) 753-1825
Graduate Assistant Nick Pesick Email (815) 753-1825
Graduate Assistant Jake Van Groll Email (815) 753-1825
Graduate Assistant Aaron Christner Email (815) 753-1825
Secretary Julie Edwards Email (815) 753-0220
Men's Golf - CV 224E
Director of Golf/Head Men's Coach Tom Porten Email (815) 753-1816
Assistant Coach Andrew Frame Email (815) 753-9201
Women's Golf - CV 224D
Director of Golf Tom Porten Email (815) 753-1816
Head Coach Kim Kester Email (815) 753-1548
Assistant Coach Andrew Frame Email (815) 753-9201
Gymnastics - CV 220C
Head Coach Sam Morreale Email (815) 753-1498
Assistant Coach Dawnita Teague Email (815) 753-1871
Assistant Coach Chris Weiss Email (815) 753-1871
Men's Soccer - CV 223E
Head Coach Eric Luzzi Email (815) 753-1372
Associate Head Coach Garrett Biller Email (815) 753-6873
Assistant Coach Mark Jones Email (815) 753-6873
Volunteer Assistant Ross Brady Email (815) 753-6873
Women's Soccer - CV 223F
Head Coach John Ross Email (815) 753-9535
Assistant Coach Christie Chappell Email (815) 753-2355
Assistant Coach Connor McKee Email (815) 753-2355
Volunteer Assistant Angela Righeimer Email (815) 753-2355
Softball - CV 220E
Head Coach Christina Sutcliffe Email (815) 753-1497
Assistant Coach Jenna Boland Email (815) 753-2245
Assistant Coach Heather Han Email (815) 753-2245
Men's Tennis - CV 224C
Head Coach Patrick Fisher Email (815) 753-6845
Graduate Assistant Coach Christian Hansen Email (815) 753-6845
Women's Tennis - CV 224C
Head Coach Ryun Ferrell Email (815) 753-9536
Volunteer Assistant Brian Brooks TBA (815) 753-9536
Women's Track and Field - CV 223D
Director of Track and Field and Cross Country/Head Coach Connie Teaberry Email (815) 753-0571
Cross Country Head Coach/T&F Assistant Coach Greg Hipp Email (815) 753-9474
Assistant Coach Vince Bingham Email (815) 753-0836
Volunteer Assistant Ashley Lucas TBA (815) 753-0836
Volleyball - 223B & 223C
Head Coach Ray Gooden Email (815) 753-9533
Assistant Coach Lynnette Moster Email (815) 753-1496
Assistant Coach TBA TBA (815) 753-1496
Director of Volleyball Operations Samantha Grams Email (815) 753-1496
Wrestling - CV 219A
Head Coach Ryan Ludwig Email (815) 753-9478
Assistant Coach Dominick Moyer Email (815) 753-2915
Assistant Coach John Helgerson Email (815) 753-2915
Student-Athlete Academic Services - Yordon Center
Senior Associate Athletics Director/Director of Student-Athlete Academic Support Services Melissa Dawson Email (815) 753-1727
Academic Coordinator Dana Pautsch Email (815)-753-9246
Academic Coordinator Jennifer Rice Email (815)-753-1654
Academic Assistant Brittney Lovett Email (815)-753-2706
Academic Assistant Ben Sturomski Email (815)-753-1812
Office Manager Leonard LeGrand Email (815)-753-1342
Athletic Training - Yordon Center
Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training Phil Voorhis Email (815) 753-0211
Assoc. Athletic Trainer Matt Kuehl Email (815) 753-4839
Asst. Athletic Trainer Lori Anderson Email (815) 753-1391
Asst. Athletic Trainer Emily Belcher Email (815) 753-9477
Asst. Athletic Trainer Ben Kastler Email (815) 753-1624
Athletic Business Office - CV 204
Accountant Lesslie Erickson Email (815) 753-9543
Account Tech TBA TBA (815) 753-9542
Account Tech Beth Chilton Email (815) 753-1873
Account Tech Kristine Collin Email (815) 753-3358
Athletics Communications - CV 209
Associate Athletic Director Donna Turner
Football, Gymnastics
Email (815) 753-9513
Associate Director Joe Summins
Football, Softball, Women's Golf
Email (815) 753-9539
Assistant Director Jeremy Reid
Men's Basketball, Men's Soccer, Men's Golf
Email (815) 753-3706
Assistant Director Matt Scheerer
Women's Basketball, Baseball
Email (815) 753-1708
Assistant Director Michael Benson
Volleyball, Wrestling, Cross Country, Track & Field
Email (815) 753-9538
Graduate Assistant TBA
Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis
TBA (815) 753-9572
Career Development - Yordon Center
Associate Athletics Director Monique Bernoudy Email (815) 753-9182
Compliance - Convocation Center
Assistant Athletics Director/Compliance Kiera Miller Email (815) 753-8339
Compliance Coordinator Brett Russell Email (815) 753-9531
Graduate Assistant Peter Fitzgerald Email (815) 753-8447
Graduate Assistant Adam Kiel Email (815) 753-1420
Development - CV 213
Assistant Athletics Director/Huskie Athletic Fund Tim Rice Email (815) 753-9198
Director of Premium Sales Clifford Bottigliero Email (815) 753-1292
Director of Development TBA TBA (815) 753-5510
Assistant Director TBA TBA (815) 753-5510
Development Assistant TBA TBA (815) 753-1923
Intern TBA TBA (815) 753-5510
Administrative Assistant Amy Schmidt Email (815) 753-1923
Equipment 
Equipment Supervisor (CV) Mike DeFauw Email (815) 753-1941
Football Equipment Manager (YC) Mike Valentine Email (815) 752-8409
Equipment Assistant (HS) Evan Klepec Email (815) 753-8409
Facilities and Event Operations - CV 219
Assistant Athletic Director Sue Hansfield Email (815) 753-9544
Facilities Director Matt Gonzalez Email (815) 753-9590
Human Resources - CV 219D
Director of Personnel Sheila Berg Email (815) 753-1494
Information Technology - CV 212
Information Technology Administrator Justin Kline Email (815) 753-3009
Graduate Assistant TBA TBA (815) 753-8040
Marketing and Sales - CV 213
NIU Sports Marketing     (815) 753-1343
Assistant Athletic Director/Marketing & Game Experience Morris White Email (815) 753-0800
Assistant Director of Marketing Katie Berry Email (815) 753-9229
Marketing Assistant Cristiee Vallrugo Email (815) 753-4315
Marketing Assistant Mike Wohlner Email (815) 753-8042
Huskie Sports Properties
General Manager TBA TBA (815) 753-2129
Account Executive Ross Slovensky Email (815) 753-1966
Strength and Conditioning- Yordon Center
Head Coach Brad Ohrt Email (815) 753-9511
Assistant Coach Matthew Jacobs Email (815) 753-0399
Assistant Coach Adam Lang Email (815) 753-0399
Assistant Coach Zach Cahill Email (815) 753-0399
Ticket Office - CV 203H
Assistant Athletic Director/Ticket Operations Chris Radford Email (815) 752-6800
Ticket Sales Julie Ream Email (815) 752-6800
Ticket Sales Rona Hardt Email (815) 752-6800