Thomas A. Nichols, M.Ed.

Education/Degrees:
• B.S. Bible, Clarks Summit University
• M.Ed. Health and Physical Education, East Stroudsburg University

When I’m away from the classroom, I enjoy:

  • Spending time with my wife, Jenn and my two sons, Graeme and Ty. I enjoy participating in ultramarathons, and reading and watching movies, just not at the same time. Oh, and eating, of course. I love food.

What courses do you teach at TFC?

  • Organization & Administration of Sport
  • Sport Law & Ethics
  • Sport Financial Management
  • Event & Facility Management
  • Policies & Issues in Sport Management
  • Sport Marketing
  • Survey of Sport
  • First Aid, CPR, & Life Fitness
  • Coaching Techniques

When did you begin teaching at TFC?

  • 2021

What is your favorite aspect of teaching at TFC?

  • Meeting the students. I love to meet people and hear their stories. Everyone’s life is a story. My hope would be that they see how their story is part of God’s and fully live that out.

People might be interested to know:

  • I have met 3 of the last 5 presidents, all while managing a sports facility in Scranton, PA. Who knew Scranton was the center of the political world?

Favorite verse/quote:

  • Psalm 36 & 40
  • “Never let a person’s weakness get in the way of their strength.” -Mike Krzyzewski
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