Tom Rand has been Senior Associate Director of Athletics since 2016, where he oversees recreational programs, facilities, aquatics, event management, student employment and assists with budgeting, purchasing, and day-to-day operations.
Prior to being promoted to Associate Director in 2011, Rand had served as Assistant Director of Athletics since 2004. Before coming to Brandeis, Rand worked as the Coordinator for Intramural and Club Sports at Keene State College and as the Intramural Sports Coordinator/Evening Facility Manager at the University of Southern Maine.
A native of Portland, Maine, Rand graduated from the University of Vermont with a B.A. in Psychology. He received his M.Ed. from the University of South Florida while working as a graduate assistant in the Campus Recreation department. He also spent a summer interning at the University of New Hampshire.
In addition to his duties at Brandeis, Rand has served on committees for the NCAA, ECAC, NIRSA, and NCAS. He has also been involved with summer camps and sports officiating.