Monday, July 13, 2020

PoA078 | Paul Plinske, University of Nebraska, Kearney

In this episode, Dr. Paul Plinske talks about his experiences a perennial Division III powers University of Wisconsin Whitewater and Wisconsin La Crosse and...

PoA077 | Gary Gray, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

In this episode Gary Gray shares his background and experiences in intercollegiate athletics, including candid conversation about the state of Alaska's severe budget crisis...

PoA076 | Nan Carney-Debord, Denison University

In this episode Nan Carney-Debord discusses her career in athletics, transitioning from a highly successful basketball coach, teacher and administrator into the Athletics Director...

PoA075 | Gary Williams, Wittenberg University

In this episode, Gary Williams discusses his transition into his first athletics director role and also how he has been managing a presidential transition...

PoA074 | Dave King, Eastern Mennonite University

David A. King returned to his alma mater in 2005, and oversees the 17 intercollegiate sports programs at EMU, providing overall leadership, advocacy and...

PoA073 | John Shukie, Forward Progress Athletic Consulting

John founded Forward Progress in 2013 after serving as Director of Academic and Membership Affairs (AMA) at the NCAA national office, where he oversaw...

PoA072 | Matt Sayre, Southern Oregon University

  In this episode Matt discusses his transition into the Athletic Director's role and SOU's football program, which staved off discussions to eliminate the program and...

PoA071 | John Phillips, Embry Riddle University

John Phillips was named Embry-Riddle’s Director of Athletics in January 2014 after serving as the Eagles’ Associate Athletics Director for seven years. Born and raised...

PoA070 | Bob Dranoff, East Coast Conference

Dr. Robert J. Dranoff, was named the fifth Commissioner of the East Coast Conference (ECC) April 30, 2008 and commenced duties June 15, 2008. In...

PoA069 | Bridget Niland, Daemen College

Bridget Niland, a native of Williamsville, NY, was appointed Director of Athletics/Special Assistant to the President in July of 2014.  A member of the...