Thursday July 3, 2014
Duke: Athletics director Kevin White has announced a number of promotions - Nina King to chief of staff/deputy director of athletics for administration and legal affairs, Mitch Moser to deputy director of athletics/chief financial officer, Brad Berndt to senior associate athletics director for academic services, Gerald Harrison to senior associate athletics director for internal affairs, Jon Jackson to senior associate athletics director for external affairs, Todd Mesibov to associate director of athletics for compliance, Tony Sales to assistant director of athletics for student-athlete external affairs, and Bob Weiseman to assistant director of athletics for athletic facilities, game operations and championships. The Devils also announced 13 additional promotions which can be seen here.
Wednesday July 2, 2014
Big Ten Conference: The Big Ten has announced the promotions of Diane Dietz to deputy commissioner for public affairs, Scott Chipman to associate commissioner for communications, Robin Jentes to assistant commissioner for branding, Jade Burroughs to director of branding, Kerry Kenny to director of compliance, and Jessica Palermo to director of championships. Burroughs, Kenny and Palermo will staff the conference's New York office. Alex Macht has been promoted to assistant director of video services, and Kristina Minor has joined the staff as assistant director of compliance.
Memphis: Thomas Carrier has been tabbed the assistant athletics director for events and facilities at his alma mater.
Louisiana-Lafayette: Rob Stewart has been hired as senior director of athletics for external affairs. He previously served as sports information director for the Ragin' Cajuns.
South Dakota State: Senior associate AD for internal affairs Rob Peterson has left the school after 12 years for personal considerations, the school has announced.
Grambling: Athletic director Aaron James has been relieved of his duties. Former women's basketball coach Patricia Biggs will move into the interim athletic director role.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
Eastern Illinois: EIU has announced their three finalists for the vacant AD position and they are; Tom Michael (Illinois senior associate director of athletics), Rick Hartzell (CEO of Three Wide Media), and Jim Sarra (deputy director of athletics at Texas-San Antonio).
Monday June 30, 2014
Fordham: Columbia associate AD for intercollegiate sport programs John Barrett has been hired as the senior associate AD for business affairs at his alma mater.
Tennessee: Joan Cronan is in her final day on the job as women's athletics director.
MAC: Commissioner Dr. Jon Steinbrecher has announced the following promotions: Bob Gennarelli to deputy commissioner/chief operating officer, Jeff Bacon to senior associate commissioner for championships and sport development, Betty Sislak to chief financial officer, Korinth Patterson to associate commissioner for championships, and Tori Kohl to assistant director of media relations.
Saturday June 28, 2014
Cal: Former Golden Bears wrestler H. Michael Williams has been named interim athletics director.
Columbus State: Georgia State senior associate AD for development and sport services Todd Reeser has been named the athletics director at Columbus State.