Executive Director, Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Kevin McDonald is the executive director for the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, managing the day-to-day operations since 2007. ESPN Events, a subsidiary of ESPN, acquired the bowl in August 2013.
Before coming to the bowl Kevin worked in the television industry for 17 years. He was with Fisher Broadcasting as the general sales manager for the CBS television affiliates in Boise and Idaho Falls, Idaho. Kevin also held positions of local sales manager, national sales manager and account executive in the broadcasting industry.
He is currently on the Executive Committee of the Football Bowl Association (FBA), a member of the Navy Parents Club for Idaho and the Idaho All Service Academy Ball.
A native of Idaho Falls, Idaho, McDonald attended Boise State University and graduate with a degree in marketing. A member of the Boise State football team, he played on the 1980 Division I-AA National Championship team.