Nick McCutcheon is entering his second year as the sports information director at UM-Dearborn after joining his alma mater after two years as the SID at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, S.D.
McCutcheon, a native of Southgate, Mich., returned to UM-Dearborn to take over as the institution's first SID. He maintains the website, social media, photography, record keeping and statistics for the school's 11 intercollegiate programs.
In 2017, McCutcheon earned seven awards in the annual NAIA-SIDA Publications Contest, including a first-place finish in the Media Guide/Brochures category. The awards brought McCutcheon's career honors to a total of 12. UM-Dearborn honored McCutcheon with the annual Department of Athletics & Recreation Acclaimed Staff Award for 2016-17.
McCutcheon attended Michigan State University and graduated in 2009 with a Master’s degree in journalism. He received a Bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Michigan-Dearborn in 2007.
While in college, McCutcheon was a member of the UM-Dearborn lacrosse team at the MCLA level.
He now resides in a suburb of Detroit. He is the son of Ed and Brenda McCutcheon. His sister Amanda McCutcheon is a social worker and a graduate of Rochester College.