Michael “Mike” Sumpter has been named director of Facilities, Operations and Maintenance at Boise State, effective Monday, Feb. 11.

Sumpter comes to the Division of Campus Planning and Facilities from Intercollegiate Athletics, where he served as the associate athletic director for facilities and operations.  He has been with the university since 2006.

During his tenure in athletics, he was responsible for facility operations and maintenance of 12 athletic department venues. In his previous roles, he supervised numerous facility and event management staff, managed large operational and maintenance budgets and assisted in new facility construction, in addition to many other duties.

Prior to coming to Boise State, Sumpter worked in the athletics and event venue facilities and operations industry for both higher education and private industry.