Alumnus and baseball standout Sean “Skip” Flanagan has been named RIT/NTID Athlete Development Program Coordinator for Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf. In this role, Flanagan will work in tandem with the RIT Center for Intercollegiate Athletics, RIT varsity and club coaches and NTID faculty and staff to support the participation of RIT/NTID student-athletes on varsity teams.
Flanagan, of Framingham, Massachusetts, earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Exercise Science from RIT’s College of Liberal Arts and a master’s degree in Educational Leadership-Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership from the University of Washington. He previously was RIT/NTID’s student-athlete liaison, a student ambassador for NTID, and played professional baseball.
As RIT/NTID Athlete Development Program Coordinator, Flanagan will meet periodically with coaches of all RIT varsity teams, attend practices and meet with teams to provide educational seminars to improve team dynamics, as well as meet regularly with individual athletes to develop relationships, provide mentoring, support and problem-solving strategies.
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