Scott McMichael is an Assistant Athletic Director of Development for the University of Colorado Foundation. He works to support endowments, annual gifts, and capital projects by generating major gift revenue.
Prior to joining Colorado in 2007, McMichael spent 10 years working for the University of Kansas as the Assistant Athletic Director/Director of the Williams Educational Fund & K-Club. As Director of the Williams Fund he cultivated new contributors and stewardship of existing donors generating over $5 million annually. He also developed a Career Placement Program for student-athletes.
McMichael spent six years at Wilson Sporting Goods as a sales representative where he was responsible for new account openings, analyzing growth potential of established accounts and promotional calls on collegiate and professional teams.
McMichael graduated from Kansas with a bachelor’s of science degree in education and also studied business and education in graduate school. He was a four-year letterwinner for the Jayhawks’ football team where he set a school passing record as a sophomore and earned honorable mention to the All-Big 8 conference team. McMichael was a free agent signee of the Atlanta Falcons after his playing days at KU.
Born and raised in Kansas City, McMichael graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in Overland Park, Kan. He enjoys spending time with his wife Marcia, his son Bryce, and his daughter Morgan. His hobbies include hiking, water skiing, golf, and travel.