History of South Portland Athletic Directors
Athletic Directors
  • Todd Livingston (2011-present)
  • Kevin Woodhouse (2003-2011)
  • Thor Nilsen (1993-2003)
  • Jack Flynn (1984-1993)
  • Gene Hunter (1974-1984)
  • Lincoln Haskell (1973-1974)
  • William Cunnane (1964-1973)
  • Robert Libby (1962-1964)
  • Henry LaVallee (1945-1962)
Assistant Athletic Directors
  • Sam Cloutier (2018-present)
Todd Livingston 
Livingston returned to his alma mater as the athletic director in October of 2011.  Prior to South Portland, he served as the athletic director at Falmouth (ME) High School for four years from 2007-2011 and as the assistant athletic director at Greely High School (ME) for four years from 2003-2007.  Livingston taught health and physical education for ten years at Greely High School and physical education at Edward Little for one year prior to entering the field of athletic administration.  During his teaching career he also coached soccer, basketball and baseball.  

Livingston was a three-sport athlete at SPHS playing soccer, basketball and baseball graduating in 1989.  He then attended The University of Maine, Orono graduating in 1994 and was a four-year member of the baseball team.

Kevin Woodhouse
Woodhouse took over as the athletic director at South Portland high school in 2003 following a stint in the same position at The Waynflete School in Portland (ME).

Thor Nilsen
Nilsen retired in 2013 after forty-three years in education as an athletic administrator, assistant principal, teacher and coach.  He began his career at Windham high school as a physical education teacher and athletic administrator.  He then moved to South Portland as a physical education teacher where he also coached swimming and softball.  This was followed by a short stint as assistant principal/athletic administrator at Noble HS and then as a physical education teacher and coach at Cape Elizabeth HS.  He returned to SPHS as an assistant principal in 1990 and then took over as the athletic administrator in 1993.  He then served as the athletic administrator at Yarmouth HS and Bedford HS (NH), before finishing out his career as the athletic administrator at Kennebunk HS.

Jack Flynn
Flynn retired in 1993 after serving SPHS as a guidance counselor, teacher, football coach and athletic director for thirty-three years.

Gene Hunter
Hunter began his career in education as a history teacher and coach at Houlton HS.  He then taught at Wilton Academy, Morse HS, Portsmouth HS (NH) and then finally SPHS.  While at SP he coached the boys basketball team from 1963-1974 winning the Class A State Championship in 1971.  He also won state basketball championships while coaching at Morse and Portsmouth.  Hunter graduated from Presque Isle HS in 1940 and after four years of military service from Colby College in 1948.

Lincoln Haskell

William Cunnane

Robert Libby

Henry LaVallee