Thomas E. McLean
Thomas E. McLean, the national sales and marketing manager for Cardinal Publishers Group in Indianapolis , has worked for Barnes & Noble -Carmel as their community relations manager, the US Olympic Committee, US Speedskating, USA Track & Field, The Jesse Owens Foundation, Monmouth University and The Boys and Girls Club in executive positions, where he has raised, managed and generated millions of dollars of support, events and programming.
Thomas grew up in New Jersey and graduated from the prestigious prep school, Blair Academy where he excelled in several sports, volunteer and leadership programs. He serves as his alumni Class Rep. He was recruited to attend Bucknell University by legendary basketball coach Jimmy Valvano and served as co-captain during Coach V’s tenure. He competed in track and field collegiately and internationally and is the university’s only NCAA Division I Champion in any sport. His senior year, he attended the Bucknell University London Semester Program.
In 2008 Thomas was selected by the US Olympic Committee to attend the inaugural Kellogg Center for Nonprofit Management-Olympic Sport Leadership Certificate Program. He has also served on USOC branding and marketing committees.
Thomas enjoys reading, marketing innovations, parenting, nature activism and beekeeping.