|Title:||Assistant Director of Athletics|
James Gassman was named SNHU's Equipment and Operations manager in June of 2008 and promoted to Assistant Director of Athletics in September, 2011. He directly supervises the the operations staff as well as the equipment room. Gassman is also in charge of field maintenance.
Before his current post, Gassman served as an assistant operations coordinator at SNHU. Among his duties were handling event management operations for the University's home athletic contests as well as events held by external organizations, serving as the main contact for external organizations. He also coordinated field maintenance for the University's outdoor facilities, including SNHU's FieldTurf facility, Larkin Field, and the baseball and softball fields.
Prior to working at SNHU, Gassman worked as a special education aide and assistant boy's basketball coach at Kearsarge Regional High School. He also served as the second assistant golf pro at Lake Sunapee Country Club in the summer of 2005.
Gassman received his Master's in Sport Management from SNHU in May, 2008, and is a 2004 graduate of Springfield (MA) College, earning his Bachelor's in Sport Management. Gassman is a native of Newbury, NH.