ROBERT SEVENE

EDUCATION
		ALFRED UNIVERSITY			ALFRED, NY 1973
		M.S., Education
		Specific emphasis in athletic coaching, psychology, 
		athletic training, and education

		ALFRED UNIVERSITY			ALFRED, NY 1973
		B.A., History
		Specific emphasis in education, history,  and policital science

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1995 - present	MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION
		CONSULTANT

		Developed pilot program towards the education of prisoners
		which has been copyrighted and will be taught within
		spectrum curriculum starting July, 1995.
		Program consists of:  positive use of personal time,
		positive choices, growth, change, goals, planning and action.
		Personally taught the curriculum to classes at six different
		facilities, including maximum security prisons within Massachusetts.

1995 - present	REEBOK INTERNATIONAL, LTD.	STOUGHTON, MA
		HEAD COACH, Reebok Race Club (Boston)

		Head coaching responsibility for thirty New England bases
		post-collegiate athletes comprising a spectrum of track & field
		and road racing.  Within the first two months of holding this 
		position the women's team placed second at the 1995 B.A.A.
		Boston Marathon and had the first American male (Michael Whittlesey)
		finisher at the B.A.A. Boston Marathon.  Two athletes are ranked 
		nationally by Track & Field News (Genesia Eddins - 800 meters,
		Kristin Beaney - 5,000 and 10,000 meters.

1991 - 1994	BOSTON ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION	BOSTON, MA
		HEAD COACH

		Full coaching and administrative responsibilities for over 100
		post-collegiate, club athletes.  

1979 - 1991	NIKE, INC.				PORTLAND, OR
		HEAD COACH and PROMOTIONS

		During a twelve year period developed the most powerful track
		team in the world,  worked with hundreds of athletes and
		multi-million dollar budgets for this industry leading company.
		Gained world-wide recognition for coaching abilities during this time.

		Job included every facet of running promotions for this fast growing
		company.  Part of creative marketing team that brought Nike running
		to forefront.  Attended meetings to discuss research and development 
		of each new Nike apparel and show line during this time.  Also
		considered chief scout of new talent in running.

1986 - 1991	NIKE INC.				BOSTON, MA
		HEAD COACH; NIKE BOSTON
		PROMOTIONS CO-ORDINATOR

		Full coaching responsibilities for over 30 post-collegiate,
		club athletes.  This team won the T.A.C. National Cross
		Country Championships in both 1987 and 1988.   In 1988
		they had twelve members qualify for the Olympic Trials.
		In 1989, NIKE BOSTON had six members who placed in the 
		top five at the T.A.C. Outdoor Track Championships.  NIKE
		BOSTON had four members on the U.S. Cross Country Team
		that competed in the World Championships during this five
		year period.

		Continued to serve as a promotions coordinator for Nike
		while traveling to races, meets and clinics.  Performed many
		clinics during this time period.

1986 - 1987	NIKE, INC.				BRUNSWICK, ME
		EAST COAST PROMOTIONS COORDINATOR

		Instituted the SPORTPAC program.  This innovative
		program brought nationally celebrated sports figures
		into teaching roles for Boston inner city schools.

1982 - 1986	NIKE, INC.				EUGENE, OR
		HEAD COACH and ADMINISTRATOR; ATHLETICS WEST
		
		Personally responsible for managing the four coaches and
		nine professional staff members who were behind the
		most dominating track and field club in American history.
		Responsible for negotiating the $2.5 million dollar team
		budget with the Vice President.  Negotiated all contracts
		with coaches and athletes.  Designed corporate marketing
		plans, community service activities, educational and 
		training programs with the athletes.

		Coached the majority of the 72 member team during the
		1984 season, of which 23 Athletics West athletes were on
		the USA Olympic Team.  The sole coach for the Gold Medalist
		in the first-ever woman's marathon (Joan Benoit). 	

1979 - 1982	NIKE, INC.				BOSTON, MA	
		EASTERN U.S. PROMOTIONS MANAGER
		HEAD COACH, ATHLETICS WEST/EAST COAST

		Set up, established and supervised all promotional
		programs for the entire Eastern portion of the United
		States for this growing manufacturer.  Worked closely with
		upper management at the Portland office regarding all
		promotions and marketing. 

		Responsible for creating Athletics West/East Coast.  Made
		all team selections and coached each of the team members.
		Promoted to Oregon to head merging East and West Coast
		versions of Athletics West, which became the most 
		powerful empire in athletics. 

1988		METROWEST TRACK SERIES		DEDHAM, MA
		FOUNDER

		Began this four meet series, which has become the most
		competitive track series in the United States.

1986 - 1987	BOWDOIN COLLEGE			BRUNSWICK, ME
		HEAD COACH; MEN'S AND WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY,
				TRACK & FIELD	

		In addition to all coaching and administrative duties, was responsible
		for hosting the NESCAC, Women's ECAC Division III, and Maine
		State Outdoor Championships.  In 1987 the women's team
		won the Maine State Track Championships, were the runners
		up in the ECAC Division III Track Championships in 1987 and the
		runners up in the NESCAC Track Championships.  In 1987 the
		men's team also won the Maine State Track Championships.  
		During this time received coaching recognition by the NCAA.

1978 - 1982	BOSTON UNIVERSITY			BOSTON, MA
		HEAD COACH - CROSS COUNTRY
		ASSISTANT COACH - TRACK

		Developed a distance program that resulted in personal 
		recognition by the NCAA.  This team became a major force
		with the following accomplishments:
			       - IC4A University Division, Champions (1979
	- IC4A Championship Division, third place (1980)
	- Greater Boston Champions (1979, 1980, 1981)
	- New England Track Champions
	  (1979, 1980, 1981, 1982)
	- Qualified, NCAA Championships, Cross Country
	  (1979, 1980, 1981)

1977 - 1979	BILL RODGERS RUNNING CENTER 	BROOKLINE, MA
		CO-FOUNDER/MANAGER

		Began business that grew into a three store chain.  Was part
		of the team that created Bill Rodgers clothing line.

1977 - 1978	GENERAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATES	WESTON, MA
		ATHLETIC TRAINER	

1977 - 1978	MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL BOSTON, MA
		ATHLETIC TRAINER and COACHING ADVISOR	

1977		CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL		BOSTON, MA
		ATHLETIC TRAINER and COACHING ADVISOR

1973 - 1977	BENTLEY COLLEGE			WALTHAM, MA
		HEAD COACH - CROSS COUNTRY AND TRACK

		Responsible for establishing a cross country and track program
		which developed promising athletes and established the team
		as a serious contender.  Earned recognition by the NCAA for 
		cross country and track in successive years.  Named A.A.U. All
		American in 1974.  Also established a successful physical 
		education program at the college.

1974 - 1980	GREATER BOSTON TRACK CLUB	BOSTON, MA
		COACH/MEMBER

		Collaborated with three others in establishing this club
		which continues to meet the original objectives of 
		providing a context for the development of runners.
		During this period,  GBTC won a significant number of 
		National titles including the 1979 A.A.U. National Cross
		Country Team Title and 8 A.A.U. National Road Team 		
		Titles from 1977 to 1980.

1970 - 1971	HARVARD TRUST COMPANY		CAMBRIDGE, MA
		SUPERVISOR

		Developed a computerized payroll system which was used
		by 37 major companies.  Supervised a staff of eight.

1966 - 1970	UNITED STATES ARMY
		CAPTAIN, SPECIAL SERVICES and SIGNAL CORP

		Athletically represented the United States in Europe and
		South America.  Selected to the All-Army Track team in
1967. 	Held the inter-service mile record (4:01).
		Troop commander with duty in Vietnam.

CLINICS
		Director, Boston Marathon Runners Clinic (1977)

		IAAF  Clinics
	   		Tokyo, Japan (1985);  Seoul, Korea (1985):
			Canberra, Australia (1985)

		Colleges
			Baylor University,   Stanford University,
			University of Wisconsin,  Wake Forest,
			University of Oregon,  Harvard University,
			NCAA  Indoor Championships

		Road Races
			Men's Olympic Marathon Trials (1984(,
			New York City Marathon,  Twin Cities Marathon,
			Boston Marathon,  Los Angeles Marathon,
			Philadelphia Half Marathon,  Crescent City Classic,
			Peachtree 10K Road Race,  Falmouth Road Race.

CAMPS
		Co-Director,  New England Camp for Champions

		Roy Benson's Distance Camps in the following cities:
			Lydonville,  Vermont;   Ashville,  North Carolina;  Hanover, New Hampshire

		Dolphin National Track and Field Clinics
		
		Joe Newton and Arthur Lyriads Clinics in the following cities:
			Portland,  Oregon;   Chicago,  Illinois

		Oregon State Prison

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