Associate Director of Athletics
Brandon Leimbach begins his first year as the Associate Director of Athletics at Colorado School of Mines in 2008-09. Leimbach previously served as CSM's Director of Recreational Sports for six seasons (2002-03 to 2007-08).
Prior to his arrival at CSM, Leimbach spent two years as the Assistant Director of Intramural Sports at the University of California - Irvine. Leimbach's experience also includes an internship at Notre Dame and a graduate assistant position at his alma mater, Saint Mary's College (Moraga, California).
Leimbach played football and rugby for the Gaels before going on to earn his bachelor's (Sports Management) and master's (H.P.E.R.) degrees from Saint Mary's in 1998 and 1999, respectively.
During his prep career at Fountain Valley High School in California, Leimbach competed in football and basketball. As a senior, Leimbach garnered Second Team All C.I.F. honors in football and was selected as the MVP of the Sunset League in hoops. Leimbach, who was selected as FVHS's Male Student-Athlete of the Year in 1994, is a member of Fountain Valley's football and basketball Hall of Fame.
Leimbach and his wife, Bekki, reside in Golden with their daughters, Riley (7) and Avery (6), and son, Brady (2).