Mike Golub

Chair Emeritus



Mike Golub is the President of Business for the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns and has more than 25 year of experience in professional sports marketing and management, including a wealth of experience in Portland and the Pacific Northwest. His professional background locally includes executive leadership positions with Nike, the Portland Trail Blazers, New York Rangers, Memphis Grizzlies and the National Basketball Association.

Mike graduated from Dartmouth College and has a master's degree in business from the Stanford University. He serves on the board of regents at the University of Portland Center and serves on the boards of Portland Center Stage, OPB, Portland Business Alliance, and the Oregon Sports Authority. Mike comes from a very artistic family and has a deep appreciation for the arts. He and his wife, Sam, reside in Portland.Mike Golub is the President of Business for the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns and has more than 25 year of experience in professional sports marketing and management, including a wealth of experience in Portland and the Pacific Northwest. His professional background locally includes executive leadership positions with Nike, the Portland Trail Blazers, New York Rangers, Memphis Grizzlies and the National Basketball Association.