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Pitt’s Lyke & Delaware’s Rawak: Organizational Planning as a New AD

Heather Lyke, Director of Athletics at Pittsburgh, and Chrissi Rawak, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at Delaware speak on the essentials when assuming the CEO position at a new institution. Trust, communication, strategy, and personnel are just some of the topics addressed in this video.

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Clemson’s Dan Radakovich on Leadership

Dan Radakovich, Director of Athletics at Clemson, speaks on positive leadership. In this wide ranging yet efficient discussion, Radakovich touches on transparency, social media, receiving feedback, change amidst resistance, and much more regarding his style of leading an organization.

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The Millennial AD: UC Davis’ Kevin Blue

In this interesting discussion, Kevin Blue, Director of Athletics at UC Davis, talks with Evanta's Katy Brown about distribution curves on excellence, differences in FCS and FBS, engaging younger alumni, and much more.

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Strategic Communication: Val Ackerman

On the topic of Strategic Communication, Big East Commissioner Val Ackerman, discusses how effective communication plays a big part in bringing all stakeholders to a consensus. Ackerman gives praise to the presidents, athletics directors, coaches, and student-athletes, saying the success of the Big East is a comprehensive effort of all parties involved.

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Managing First-Time Head Coaches: Terry Mohajir & Kim Record

Discussing the process of onboarding first-time head coaches, Terry Mohajir from Arkansas State and UNC Greenboro’s Kim Record touch on hiring assistants, leadership, feedback, and much more.

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Executing A Strategic Plan: Shane Lyons & Amy Huchthausen

American East Commissioner, Amy Huchthausen & West Virginia Athletics Director, Shane Lyons, discuss making strategic decisions, effective communications, and understanding the challenges involved. Lyons touches on having solid values for all decisions, while Huchthausen touches on healthy relationships and communications with her campus constituency.

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Leadership Styles: Joe Karlgaard

Rice Athletic Director Joe Karlgaard provides perspective on leadership as a first-time AD, how to pivot a culture, learning from mistakes & living an integrated lifestyle.

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Building An Administrative Team: Blake James & David Williams

Miami (FL) Athletic Director Blake James & Vanderbilt Athletic Director David Williams review the challenges of cultural fit, how they determine institutional alignment in the hiring process & the unique view each had of their department as internal leaders before becoming the AD.

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Values, Principals & Mantras Of Leadership: Jack Swarbrick

Notre Dame Athletic Director Jack Swarbrick covers his attitude & approach to leadership, taking risks & integrating key values.

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Organizational Culture: Jay Jacobs & Bubba Cunningham

University of North Carolina Athletics Director Bubba Cunningham and Auburn University Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs discuss organizational culture and managing big personalities.

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Athletic Director U: Jennifer Cohen

University of Washington Director of Athletics Jennifer Cohen sits down with Athletic Director U at the Collegiate Sports Summit.

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Coaching Searches: Jamie Pollard & Daniel Parker

Athletic Director U: Jamie Pollard & Daniel Parker