Current position: Senior associate vice president, Bowling Green State University.
Current residence: Bowling Green.
Hometown: Rochester, N.Y.
Family: Wife, Cynthia; children, Heidi Leigh, 15; Heather Anne, 17; Chad Nicholas, 2.
Education: Ohio State University (1980), doctor of philosophy; Bowling Green State University (1970), master of education; BGSU (1968), bachelor of science.
Professional experience: Senior associate vice president, BGSU, July, 1999-present; director of intercollegiate athletics, BGSU, July, 1994-July, 1999; interim vice president for student affairs, BGSU, Sept., 1993-June, 1994; director of recreational sports, BGSU, Aug., 1992-June, 1994; director, University Field House, BGSU, July, 1991-Aug., 1992; associate director of Student Recreation Center, BGSU, 1984-Aug, 1992; athletic sports planning and management consultant, 1984; interim director, Student Recreation Center, BGSU, March, 1986-June, 1986; men's and women's swimming and diving coach, BGSU, 1981-84; assistant professor in health, physical education and recreation, BGSU, 1981-94; director of intercollegiate athletics, John Carroll University, 1978-81; assistant professor in physical education, men's swimming and diving coach, tennis coach, JCU, 1975-78; assistant coach, Ohio State University, 1973-75; director of physical education, swimming and diving coach, Fremont City Schools, 1970-73; instructor of physical education and swimming and soccer coach, Rochester (N.Y.) Monroe High; assistant swimming coach, BGSU, 1968-69; three-year letter-winner and a co-captain on swimming team, BGSU, 1965-68.
-- John Kovach