Mike Magnusson started at Kansas in July of 2007 and his main responsibilities include improving the visibility of the Williams Educational Fund, assisting donors as an account representative and serving as the primary contact for student membership, Williams Fund U.
Magnusson earned a bachelor's degree from Kansas in 2008 and a master's from KU in 2010. He was an assistant in the athletics department as a student. He was also a pro shop assistant at Alvamar Country Club in Lawrence.
Magnusson was born in Fort Dodge, Iowa and attended Blue Valley High School in Stillwell, Kan. He played on the school's tennis team. In his free time, he actively participates in golf, tennis and bicycling. He enjoys being a part of fundraising efforts which directly affect all facets of the student-athlete experience at KU.