NHTI Athletics offers you a strong program that emphasizing team efforts, off-the-field experiences, and positive individual growth opportunities. Our teams are well known for playing hard and being successful on and off the field. 

Meet Our Athletics Staff

Athletic Director

Paul Hogan
Director of Athletics and Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Paul Hogan is a Plymouth State graduate (1979 B.S./1988 MED) and a lifelong N.H. native. Dedicated to teaching and coaching his entire professional career, he’s recognized as one of the premier instructors of the game of basketball in New England. 

For the past 25 plus years, Coach Hogan has been directing camps and clinics in N.H. to improve basketball skills, develop positive self-esteem, and to learn the necessary ingredients to be a successful member of a “team.” At Plymouth State, Hogan compiled the highest winning percentage of any men’s basketball coach in the school’s history. 

His unique coaching style and dedication to the fundamentals of the game guided the Plymouth State Panthers to postseason play in the prestigious NCAA Tournament and numerous ECAC berths. He’s  an NHTI professor in the Sports Management Program and men’s basketball coach. He was recognized as the USCAA National Coach of the Year in 2002 and in again in 2018. Hogan’s NHTI teams have become recognized as teams that will annually compete for regional and national titles while playing a strong schedule.

Athletic Trainer

Jesse L'Heureux

Jesse L’Heureux
Athletic Trainer

Jesse L’Heureux is the new athletic trainer at NHTI! Jesse graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 2013 and is currently studying sports management at Franklin Pierce University. Jesse served as the athletic training assistant at Franklin Pierce University from 2018 until July 2020. 

Sports Information

Michael Waszeciak
Sports Information Director

Michael Waszeciak is a recent graduate of SNHU (2019 B.S. Sport Management). While attending, he interned in the athletic communications office.

Office Management

Susan Krenzien, MSOL
Athletic and Wellness Center Office Manager


Susan has been an administrative professional for 20+ years. She has been the office manager for the Athletics and Wellness Department since 2012. She is also an adjunct professor in the Natural Sciences Department, teaches Medical Terminology in the Early Start program, and has been the advisor of the NHTI Alliance club since 2015.

Susan has a multitude of higher education degrees, including a MS degree in Organizational Leadership with a human resource certificate from SNHU. She is a lifelong member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and has been an N.H. Notary Public since 2000.