Tom Schott worked in the Purdue University athletics department from 1990 to 2019, rising from a graduate intern to senior associate athletics director for communications. In 2020, he assumed the position of senior director of strategic communications with the university. Tom’s wife, Jane, teaches, coaches and serves as assistant athletics director at West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School. They have two sons, August (a 2018 WLHS graduate) and Sam (a member of the class of 2021). Tom is a member of the West Lafayette Board of School Trustees, he has traveled to all 50 United States, and he is an Eagle Scout.
Ohio Wesleyan University, Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, 1990