Garrett Klugh

OFFICE: Dwire Hall 313b
PHONE: (719) 255-4310

EDUCATION:

  • STAR Executive MBA George Washington University, projected Spring 2013
  • BS San Diego State University, 1997. Major: Kinesiology

EXPERIENCE AT UCCS:

  • Adjunct Faculty: Fall 2011-present

CLASSES TAUGHT:

  • Sports Marketing
  • Facilities, Ticketing and Event Management

SPORT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE:

  • Board Member for the United States Rowing Association from 2001-2004.
  • Participated in the United States Olympic Committee Management Development Program, where he worked closely with members of the USOC Management Team in areas such as International Games Preparation, Coaching and Stakeholder Relations, 2008-2009.
  • Served as a Venue Manager in Event Services for the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
  • Marketing Director for 776 Original Marketing.

LITTLE KNOW FACTS:

  • Lived in Canada for a year
  • Started rowing in college
  • Author of a screenplay
  • Inspired by 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games to become an Olympian; Initially in skiing then in volleyball but ultimately in rowing (2004 Olympics in Athens, Greece)
  • Attended International Olympic Academy in Olympia, Greece (2008)

FAVORITE TEAMS:

  • Basketball: Los Angeles Lakers
  • Football: San Diego Chargers
  • Olympics: Team USA

FAVORITE SKI RESORTS:

  • Mammoth Mountain

UNFULFILLED SPORTS FANTASIES:

  • Race in Opening Day, Seattle, WA (rowing)
  • Play in and win a professional beach volleyball tournament
  • Complete an Ironman Triathlon
  • Play one on one with Michael Jordan and/or Kobe Bryant