Friday May 23, 2014
American Athletic Conference: The conference has announced the hiring of Dan Leibovitz as associate commissioner for men's basketball. He most recently served as an assistant coach for player development for the Charlotte Bobcats.
Air Force: Athletic director Hans Mueh has stated that the 2014-2015 academic year will be his last as athletic director.
Virginia Tech: Desiree Reed-Francois has been hired as the executive associate athletic director. Reed-Francois has been Cincinnati's senior associate athletic director since March of last year. She takes over for Tim East, who did not receive a contract renewal.
Thursday May 22, 2014
Cleveland State: Athletics director John Parry has signed a three-year contract extension through 2017 according to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer.
Ball State: The Cardinals have announced a number of additions and staff changes: Pat Quinn is now the deputy director of athletics for internal affairs, Karin Lee is now the senior associate athletics director/senior woman administrator, and Brian Hardin's title has been changed to deputy director of athletics for external affairs. Additionally, Roger Jones has been hired as manager of ticket sales and fan development, and Shawn Sullivan has been named the director of marketing and promotions.
Ohio: Michael Stephens has been named senior associate athletics director for external operations. Stephens has spent the past 12 years in the Nebraska athletic department where he most recently served as assistant athletic director for marketing and licensing.
Manhattan College: Boe Pearman, most recently the interim director of athletics at Southern Connecticut State, has been named senior associate director of athletics at Manhattan College.
Wednesday May 21, 2014
UNC-Wilmington: Athletics director Jimmy Bass has announced the hiring of Adrianne Swinney as the new senior associate athletics director and senior woman administrator.
Horizon League: Former NCAA vice president of enforcement Julie Roe Lach has been named the deputy commissioner of the Horizon League.
Tuesday May 20, 2014
Western State College (CO): Per source, longtime athletic director Greg Wagoner has been let go.
Catawba College (D-II - NC): Larry Leckonby is leaving his post as the AD at The Citadel for the same position at Catawba College.
Monday May 19, 2014
South Florida: Baseball coach Lelo Prado will step down after a year on the job to become an associate AD.
Oregon State: Per source, Robert Clifford, senior associate AD at Oregon State, will be leaving the department at the end of June.