Phil Thurman
Title: Sports Information Director
Phone: (714) 732-5630
Previous College: Chapman University

Phil Thurman enters his 12th year as Fullerton College's Sports Information Director. He oversees media relations and publication production for all of the FC athletic department's sports programs. 

Thurman also maintains the FC athletics website, writes press releases, oversees video/photo shoots, collects statistics, runs all social media, and maintains the archives for the college's twenty-one intercollegiate sports teams. 

He is also responsible for all the graphic design work for all of Fullerton College's sports teams of which he has won multiple awards from various public relations organizations.

Thurman is a member of the Fullerton College Athletics Hall of Fame committee which develops and researches new candidates for the FC Hall. Most of the biographies of the HoF members were written by Thurman.

A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, Phil owned and operated a film production company producing and directing feature films and commercials. He still finds time to work on one project a year during the summer months.


Phil Thurman 2006-Present

John Czimbal 2005

Eric Mendoza 2000-2004

Ryan Emerling 1997-2000

Paul Lanning 1994-1997

David Schecter 1993

Ken Hill 1988-1992

Kathleen Lillie 1984-1987

Terry Hutchens 1980-1985

Steve Dawson 1977-1979

Steve Koppes 1976-1977

Larry Baker 1973-1976

Dr. Ivan Malm 1970-1973

Dave Romano 1970

Thomas Birschbach 1965-1967