Gohlinghorst was hired in June 2011 as the Assistant to the Athletic Director. He was promoted to Assistant Athletics Director the following year.
Gohlinghorst oversees the ticket office, which includes football, men's and women's basketball, and men's and women's lacrosse. He also assists in game day management, overseeing game day operations of stadium sports. Gohlinghorst has administrative oversight for both the men's and women's swimming programs. In addition, he serves on the compliance, finance, and Homecoming committees.
Prior to Stevenson, Gohlinghorst worked for Rich Resources, LLC as a landscape contractor. In this role, he performed multiple different tasks to meet the needs of his customers. Gohlinghorst also has experience as an assistant project manager for The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, a freelance photographer, and a sheet metal mechanic for Ray Machine Inc.
Gohlinghorst is a 2011 graduate of Stevenson, getting his Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. He resides in Abingdon, Maryland with his wife Liz and two children, Jake and Emma.