Executive Associate Director of Athletics for Development
In August of 2016, Tim Dickson was promoted to the position of Executive Associate Athletic Director for Development, continuing in his role as a major gifts fundraiser for Pacific Athletics while also taking on direct administrative responsibility for oversight of the 3-person annual giving staff of the Pacific Athletic Foundation (PAF).
Tim was originally hired at Pacific as the Athletics Development and Alumni Relations Officer on July 1, 2009 and was promoted to Assistant Director of Athletics for Major Gifts on April 18, 2011. Prior to joining the Tigers, Dickson served as the Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Corporate Relations at Long Beach State, where he was also a member of the External Relations team and the Director of Athletics senior staff. In that role, Tim implemented marketing plans for all of Long Beach State’s revenue generating sports, in addition to overseeing all corporate partnerships. Tim worked his way up to that position after serving in several other marketing positions for Long Beach State from 1999-2004.
Dickson’s experience in college athletics began in the fall of 1998 as a Business Operations Assistant and Ticket Manager at nearby Saint Mary’s College in Moraga, California. He spent one year there before heading to Long Beach State.
A 1998 Pacific graduate with a B.A. in Sport Science and a minor in Business, Dickson also worked with the San Francisco 49ers as a Public Relations Assistant during their inaugural training camp at Pacific and during the 1998 regular season. Tim is currently working on his Master’s degree in Sport Administration and will complete his degree from Canisius College in June 2015.
Tim and his wife Julie, also a 1998 Pacific graduate, have a daughter Hope, born in 2006, and son Trevor, born in 2008.