Regina Bolin begins her first year as the Athletic Communications Coordinator in 2019-20.
Bolin, a native of Kansas City, Missouri, will work in the athletic communications office and assist with social media and the Gopher Sports Network while also learning all facets of the athletic communications field. Bolin served as an intern for the Kansas City Comets, a professional indoor soccer team. With the Comets, Bolin developed web content including press releases, game notes, statistics, media guides and player interviews. She also served as a Strategic Communications Intern for the University of Illinois Springfield, where she wrote feature stories and produced videos to help promote athletics.
Bolin was a four-year letterwinner on the University of Illinois Springfield women's soccer team including serving as a team captain in her final three seasons. She was nominated for the 2015 Athletics Newcomer of the Year award and the 2017 Athletics Female Athlete of the Year. Bolin graduated in 2019 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Illinois Springfield.