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OFFICIAL SITE OF
SEAWOLF ATHLETICS
SENIOR ADMINISTRATION Coaching Staff
Tim McDiffett
Interim Athletic Director
A staple of the University of Alaska Anchorage athletic department for three and a half decades, Tim McDiffett assumed the role of interim athletic director on July 10, 2017.

McDiffett joined the Seawolf staff in 1981 as sports information director, and served from 1991-2013 as associate athletic director.
 
In his normal role as senior associate athletic director, he oversees the department's external functions of corporate sponsorships, advertising, marketing, promotion, merchandising and licensing. He manages the department's media rights contracts, oversees games management of all UAA athletic home competitions and supervises three sports – men's basketball, women's volleyball and skiing. McDiffett has twice previously served as interim athletic director at UAA, in 1992 and 2013.
 
Prior to coming to UAA, McDiffett served for four years in The Anchorage Times sports department (1977-81), the final two and one-half as sports editor.
 
A native of Alta Vista, Kan., McDiffett received his bachelor's degree in communications from Kansas State University in 1977. He and his wife Mary have 10 daughters.

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Position: Interim Athletic Director
Alma Mater: Kansas State
Graduating Year: 1977
Experience: 35 Years
Phone: 907-786-7800
Email: tlmcdiffett@alaska.edu