Assistant Athletic Director

Biography

Hometown: Elmira, NY

Responsible for the safety, health, retention, academic progression and graduation of our student athletes.

Joined the University of West Georgia, Athletics and the EXCEL Center in the summer of 2009. Enjoys working with individual students on progressing towards their degree. Finds helping students succeed in the classroom and in the competitive arena are the most rewarding parts of the job. Previously worked in Athletic Academic Support as the CHAMPS Life Skills Coordinator and as a Senior Mentor for At-Risk Students at the University of Tennessee. Served as the Coordinator of Athletics Officials for the City of Knoxville Parks and Recreation Department.

Fun fact: At one time in my life I was an Executive Chef for a country club and banquet center in Rochester, N.Y.

Education / Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in Sport Management, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2002
  • Master of Science in Sports Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2004
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Intercollegiate Athletics Mgt) Section: 03

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Diversity & Inclusion in Sport) Section: 02

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 12
    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Intercollegiate Athletics Mgt) Section: 03

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Diversity & Inclusion in Sport) Section: 02

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 20
    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Intercollegiate Athletic Admin) Section: 04

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • SPMG-4685 (Intercollegiate Athletic Admin) Section: 03D
    • SPMG-4686 (Internship) Section: 02

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: AT1
    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 14
    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02

    Fall 2013 Sections

    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 38
    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 101