Mike recently assumed this role after a two-year stint as the Assistant Equipment Manager in the department. Mike has worked in a wide range of positions over the years, all contributing to his ability to handle this position in a productive and efficient fashion. He is a former Food and Beverage Manager for over 20 years in the Upper Cape Cod area, including a 2-year position as the Conference Set-up Manager at the New Seabury Resort, one of the leading conference-event destinations on the East Coast. Mr. Donovan once served as the Sports Information Director at Massachusetts Maritime Academy and, as a student, served as the Director of Intramural Sports at his Alma Mater, Assumption College.
"Coach D" enjoys a close bond with students-athletes and staff on-campus and passionately embraces his role as Associate Head Coach of the Men's Basketball Team. Mike and his wife, Marcia, live in Falmouth and are the parents of former BSU Head Women's Lacrosse Coach Josh Hexter. Mike and Marcia are self-professed "dog-freaks" and spend the bulk of their free time entertaining their "Canine-Kids" Smokey (Black Lab-Mix) and Tedi (female Chocolate Lab-Mix named for Bruschi) and traveling to see their grandchildren Evan and Christopher in Durham, NC!