|Title:||Director of Rugby Operations|
Mark has assumed the newly created position of Director of Rugby Operations for the Franciscan University Men’s Rugby program after being Head Coach for the last 5 years. As Head Coach, Hanrahan led the team to two Allegheny Rugby Union Championships, one NSCRO Central Region Championship and a trip to the NSCRO National Championship in 2012, finishing third in the nation. The team finished the year with an impressive 14-1-2 record on the year, outscoring opponents 445-95. In Fall 2010, Hanrahan led the Baron Rugby team to the NSCRO National Sweet 16 after winning the Allegheny Rugby Union title.
Hanrahan was just appointed Commissioner of the newly formed Three Rivers Rugby Conference.
After graduating from Franciscan University in 2004 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management, Hanrahan worked for the University in the Admissions office for three years. In 2007, he was hired as the Student Success Coordinator and in 2010 was promoted to Director of Student Success & Retention. He is currently working on earning his MBA.
Mark, his wife Krista, and their children Kate, Paul & Anthony reside in Steubenville, Ohio.