Jonathan Gombinski oversees development operations, external communications and branding, and VIP hospitality for the Hurricane Club. He is also the lead fundraiser for the Building Women’s Champions Campaign and a member of the major gifts team.
Since joining the Hurricane Club in 2012, Gombinski has been a part of major athletics fundraising initiatives at the University including the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility, the Schwartz Center for Athletic Excellence, and the Hecht Athletic Center expansion and was a member of the team that raised $118 toward the $1.6 billion total for the Momentum2 Campaign completed in 2016.
In 2011, he began working for the Hurricane Ticket Office as a ticketing assistant. Prior to his arrival in Coral Gables, Gombinski was the Director of Football Operations at Wagner College (NY) from 2009-2011. He also was a recruiting and operations assistant with the University of Alabama football program in 2008 and 2009 as well as a recruiting assistant with University of North Carolina football prior to his tenure in Tuscaloosa.
A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Gombinski received his bachelor’s degree in sports administration from the University of North Carolina in 2008 and his master’s degree in business administration from Wagner College in 2010.