Member Celebrations

Shout Outs

Dr. Kristene Kelly Joins Vanderbilt Staff and More News!

Dr. Kristene Kelly joins Vanderbilt University and more news!

Monique Holland Named to LEAD1 Working Group and More News!

Monique Holland named to LEAD1 working group and more news!

IAA18 Grad Rachel Blunt Named Interim Director of Athletics at CMU and More!

#IAA18 grad Rachel Blunt has been named interim director of athletics at Central Michigan University and more member news!

Four Women Leaders Named SBJ Game Changers and More!

A huge congratulations to Patti Phillips, Grace Calhoun, Joni Comstock and China Jude on being named the Sports Business Journal's Class of 2020 Game Changers: Women in Sports Business and More!

IAA09 grad Jessica Cherry Named Associate AD and More!

Congratulations to #IAAEast09 grad Jessica Cherry on being named associate athletic director and SWA at Marymount University and more news!

Rahn and Merkison Assume New Roles at King University and More News!

Congratulations to Nancye Rahn and Miranda Merkison on their new roles at King University and More News!

Lisa Peterson Named to NCAA DI Women's Basketball Committee and More!

Congratulations to Lisa Peterson, deputy athletic director/SWA/deputy Title IX coordinator at the University of Oregon, on being named to the NCAA's Division I Women's Basketball Committee

Acrobatics/Tumbling and Women's Wrestling Earn Emerging Sport Status and More!

Shout out to Women Leaders Renee Baumgartner, Grace Calhoun, Julia Salata, Janell Cook, and all the other Women Leaders involved in making Acrobatics & Tumbling and Women's Wrestling emerging NCAA sports!

NEXT UP Graduate Doshia Woods Named University of Denver Head Coach!

Congratulations to Women Leaders/WBCA NEXT UP graduate, Doshia Woods, on being named head women's basketball coach at the University of Denver!

Congratulations to our University of Colorado Members on their Promotions and More!

Congratulations to our University of Colorado Members on their Promotions and More News!


Rising Stars Spotlight: Shae Labbe

Shae Labbe currently serves as the Women Leaders Marketing Intern and formally was the Creative and Digital Strategy Postgraduate Intern at the NCAA. A former ice hockey student-athlete and dual major at Colgate University, Shae discovered her passio

Rising Stars Spotlight: Carrie Shearer

Carrie Shearer, a native of State College, Pennsylvania, spent her childhood as a classically trained dancer with a passion for collegiate athletics. While attending school at Duquesne University, she took those passions and turned them into experien

Rising Stars Spotlight: Taylor Wilson

Our June Rising Stars Spotlight features Taylor Wilson, a fourth-year kinesiology major and softball student-athlete at the University of Maryland (UMD), College Park, pursuing a career in sports.

Rising Stars Spotlight: Maddi Cumpston

Our May Rising Stars Spotlight features Maddi Cumpston, recent M.Ed. - Intercollegiate Athletics Administration graduate from Oklahoma State University.

Rising Stars Spotlight: Sarah Vollaro

Our April Rising Stars Spotlight features Sarah Vollaro, Senior Program Associate of Student-Athlete Development at George Washington University

Rising Stars Spotlight: Chassidy Holloway

Our March Rising Stars Spotlight features Chassidy Holloway, Assistant Executive Director – External Operations for the Midwest Conference.

Rising Stars Spotlight: Lauren McCree

Our February Rising Stars Spotlight features Lauren McCree, marketing intern for the Detroit Tigers.

Rising Stars Spotlight: Rose Hull

Our January Rising Stars Spotlight features Rose Hull, graduate assistant in Life Skills for the University of Nebraska

Rising Stars Spotlight: Haley Ford

Our August Rising Stars Spotlight features Haley Ford, the Football Office Coordinator at San Diego State University

Rising Star Spotlight: Sherrell Riley and Ashlynn Fields

Meet the two newest interns at Women Leaders in College Sports, Sherrell Riley and Ashlynn Fields.