Staff Directory

Administration

Name Title Phone Email
Jeff Eisen Vice President for Athletics 919-658-7759 jeisen@umo.edu
Tina Parks Administrative Assistant 919-658-7759 cparks@umo.edu
LaToya Greene Lindsey Associate Director of Athletics & Compliance Coordinator 919-658-4928 llindsey@umo.edu
Dr. Brenda Cates Faculty Athletics Representative 919-658-7853 bcates@umo.edu
Dwayne McKay Director Of External Affairs For Athletics 919-658-7757 dmckay@umo.edu
Cedric Thomas Jr. Athletics Administration Intern 919-299-4621 cjt1748@umo.edu

Sports Medicine

Name Title Phone Email
Kristen Gibson Director of Sports Medicine 919-658-7810 kgibson@umo.edu
Allyson Prior Assistant Athletic Trainer 919-658-7782 APrior@umo.edu
Cory Gentile Assistant Athletic Trainer 919-658-7740 CGentile@umo.edu
Nicole Reith Assistant Athletic Trainer 919-658-7721 NReith@umo.edu
Dr. R. Kevin Talton, MD, FAAFP Team Physician
Dr. Lewis P. Martin, MD Team Orthopaedic Physician
Liz Agiato Mental Skills Trainer Intern EAgiato@umo.edu
Cody Wendorf Sports Medicine Intern CMW9728@umo.edu

Strength And Conditioning

Name Title Phone Email
Dan McDermott Strength And Conditioning Coach 919-299-4814 dmcdermott@umo.edu

Athletics Communications

Name Title Phone Email
Ryan Smith Director of Athletics Communications (M&W Soccer, M&W Cross Country/Track, M&W Golf, MLAX, Baseball) 919-658-7831 rjsmith@umo.edu
Michael Robertson Assistant Director of Athletics Communications (M&W Volleyball, M&W Basketball, Softball, M&W Tennis, WLAX) 919-658-7802 mrobertson@umo.edu
Anne Barboteau Athletics Communications Intern ab6380@umo.edu

Baseball

Name Title Phone Email
Carl Lancaster Head Coach 919-658-7806 clancaster@umo.edu
Rob Watt Assistant Coach 919-658-7799 rwatt@umo.edu
Jason Sherrer Assistant Coach 919-635-2786 jsherrer@umo.edu
Jesse Lancaster Volunteer Assistant Coach 919-658-7715 jlancaster@umo.edu

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Joey Higginbotham Head Coach 919-658-7859 jhigginbotham@umo.edu
Chris Holloway Assistant Coach 919-658-7691 cholloway@umo.edu
Justin Griffith Assistant Coach 919-658-7707 jgriffith@umo.edu

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Wendy Lee Head Coach 919-658-7805 wlee@umo.edu
Katie Paschal Assistant Coach 919-658-7690 kpaschal@umo.edu

Men's Cross Country

Name Title Phone Email
Matt Van Lierop Head Coach 919-658-7809 mvanlierop@umo.edu
Jackie Kirby Associate Coach 919-658-7718 jkirby@umo.edu

Women's Cross Country

Name Title Phone Email
Matt van Lierop Head Coach 919-658-7809 mvanlierop@umo.edu
Jackie Kirby Associate Coach 919-658-7718 jkirby@umo.edu

Men's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Chip Spiron Head Coach 919-658-7813 cspiron@umo.edu
Clarence Rose Assistant Coach 919-658-7813 crose@umo.edu

Women's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Chip Spiron Head Coach 919-658-7813 cspiron@umo.edu
Clarence Rose Assistant Coach 919-658-7813 crose@umo.edu

Men's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone Email
Mike Murphy Head Coach 919-299-4928 mmurphy@umo.edu
Dylan Price Assistant Coach 919-658-7874 dprice@umo.edu
James DiMartino Assistant Coach

Women's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone Email
Grant Kelam Head Coach 919-299-4934 gkelam@umo.edu
Theresa Walton Assistant Coach twalton@umo.edu

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Sean Brennan Head Coach 919-658-7811 SBrennan@umo.edu
Jordan Germano Assistant Coach 919-658-1665 jgermano@umo.edu
Ryan Hanson Assistant Coach RHanson@umo.edu

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Reid Clewis Head Coach 919-635-2782 rclewis@umo.edu
Erica Slack Assistant Coach 919-658-7812 ESlack@umo.edu
Ryan Hanson Assistant Coach RHanson@umo.edu

Softball

Name Title Phone Email
Mandy Sansbury Head Coach 919-658 7808 msansbury@umo.edu
Madi Johnston Assistant Coach 919-658-7873 mlj7881@umo.edu

Men's Tennis

Name Title Phone Email
Kevin Coghill Head Coach 919-658-7878 kcoghill@umo.edu

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone Email
Kevin Coghill Head Coach 919-658-7878 kcoghill@umo.edu

Men's Track & Field

Name Title Phone Email
Matt Van Lierop Director & Head Coach 919-658-7809 mvanlierop@umo.edu
Jackie Kirby Associate Head Coach 919-658-7718 jkirby@umo.edu
Rich Briggs Assistant Coach 919-658-7792 rbriggs@umo.edu
Justin Potter Assistant Coach 919-658-7862 jpotter@umo.edu
Daniel Barrow Assistant Coach 919-658-7706 dbarrow@umo.edu

Women's Track & Field

Name Title Phone Email
Matt van Lierop Director & Head Coach 919-658-7809 mvanlierop@umo.edu
Jackie Kirby Associate Head Coach 919-658-7718 jkirby@umo.edu
Rich Briggs Assistant Coach 919-658-7792 rbriggs@umo.edu
Justin Potter Assistant Coach 919-658-7862 jpotter@umo.edu
Daniel Barrow Assistant Coach 919-658-7706 dbarrow@umo.edu

Men's Volleyball

Name Title Phone Email
David Heller Head Coach 919-658-7807 dheller@umo.edu
Jennifer Charles Head Coach 919-658-1666 jcharles@umo.edu

Women's Volleyball

Name Title Phone Email
Jennifer Charles Head Coach 919-658-1666 jcharles@umo.edu
David Heller Assistant Coach 919-658-7807 dheller@umo.edu

Cheerleading

Name Title Phone Email
Ebony Wells Head Coach 919-658-7759 (Athletics Main Office) ewills@umo.edu