Mark Sullivan - Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
Mark comes to Fitchburg State after spending the past five seasons at Nichols College where he served as the Defensive Coordinator and the Defensive Backs Coach from November of 2013 through November of 2018. Prior to Nichols, coach Sullivan coached at Worcester State University, where he served as the Associate Head Coach as well as coaching both the Linebackers from 2007-2010 before taking over as the Defensive Backs Coach from 2011-2013.
Mark started his collegiate coaching career at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, where he was the Offensive Coordinator during the 1998 season before taking over as the Defensive Line/Special Teams Coach in 1999. Before having stints at Worcester State (1999-2002) and Framingham State (2002-2006). Prior joining the UMass Lowell coaching staff, Mark spent time at several local high schools, including St. Bernard's and Ayer.