Tricia Cote was elevated to Associate Director of Athletics in November, 2013 after joining the staff as Assistant Athletic Director in July, 2009. She serves as both the business manager and Senior Woman Administrator (SWA) for the athletic department.
A native of Manchester, N.H., Cote arrived at SNHU after spending three years at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the Recreation Department as Director of Facility Customer Service, Marketing and Public Relations. In that role, Cote was responsible for hiring and supervision of all customer service staff, handling of the area budget and revenues, as well as all marketing, promotional and public relations materials from the recreation department.
Cote served as the New Hampshire state director for the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA).
From 2004-2006 Cote worked at Indiana University as the graduate assistant for Informal Sports and Equipment Operations. In the summer of 2005 she worked at the University of New Hampshire's Hamel Recreation Center as the facility director for the National Kayak Polo Tournament as well as the manager of Mendums Pond Outdoor Recreation Center.
Cote graduated from UNH in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the Whittemore School. She completed her master's degree at Indiana in Parks and Recreation, Recreational Sports Administration. Cote is also a graduate of Manchester's Central High School.
Cote resides in Manchester with husband Bob, son Liam and daughter Teagan.