SPEAKERS > Tom Githens

University of Tennessee
SEC/ESPN Network Director

Tom Githens is an Emmy Award-winning live event director and serves as the primary point of contact for the University of Tennessee’s Athletic Broadcasting department (VFL Films) for all live events. Apart from directing, Githens also produces and manages jumbotron game presentation within Neyland Stadium. Since the SEC Network’s inception, he has helped spearhead countless initiatives aimed towards vaulting Tennessee’s productions, and its brand, to one of the best in the country.

Prior to his time at Tennessee, Githens was the multimedia coordinator at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY, where he serviced all production needs for its 23 Division I sports.

Githens is a native of Rochester, NY and a 2012 graduate of SUNY Geneseo with a B.A. in communication and a minor in psychology.

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