SENIOR ADMINISTRATION Coaching Staff
Senior Assoc. Director of Athletics (External Affairs)
Tim McDiffett joined the University of Alaska Anchorage athletics staff in 1981 as sports information director, and served from 1991-2013 as associate athletic director.
In his current 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 served as interim athletic director at UAA (1992, 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.
|Position:||Senior Assoc. Director of Athletics (External Affairs)|
|Alma Mater:||Kansas State|