Kate McAfee began her second stint with the UNH Athletic Department in October 2010. She returned to the position of Athletic Event Coordinator that she vacated 13 months earlier.
McAfee previously served as the University’s Athletic Event Coordinator from June 2007 through August 2009. She was the on-site administrator for multiple intercollegiate athletics events, including men’s and women’s ice hockey, football, field hockey, men’s soccer and women’s lacrosse. McAfee also handled emergencies and risk management for events in addition to serving as the primary contact for police and fire departments. Her other duties included scheduling, training and supervising all event staff (100+ employees) and minor officials. Furthermore, McAfee prepared the Event Management budget and tracked all expenses for athletic events.
She resumed all those responsibilities upon her return in October 2010.
Prior to being hired as Athletic Event Coordinator, McAfee was an Event Manager for Global Spectrum at the Whittemore Center Arena from January 2006 to June 2007. She held the titles of box office manager and group sales contact from October 2003 to January 2006.
McAfee is a native of Hampton Falls, N.H., who was a multi-sport athlete at Winnacunnet High School and went on to become a field hockey and lacrosse letterwinner at Western New England College, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History in May 2000. She currently resides in Exeter with her husband Bryan and their children Amelia and Fiona.