College Sport Lecture Series

The College Sport Lecture Series is presented annually each spring. The main focus of the Lecture Series is to recruit industry professionals to share their experience and knowledge with Sport Management students, faculty members, and members of the community.

2016 College Sport Lecture Series

Past Lecture Series

2017 College Lecture Series

Featured Speakers: Jason Perry (Vice Chancellor for University Advancement at Arkansas State); Judy Macleod (Conference USA Commissioner); Karl Benson (Sun Belt Conference Commissioner); Hunter Yurachek (University of Houston Vice President of Athletics)

2016 College Lecture Series

Scott Woodward: Texas A&M Athletics Director

2015 College Lecture Series

Featured Speakers: Eric Wintson (NFLPA President); Jason Cook (Texas A&M Senior Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs); 12th Man Productions (Andy Richardson, Buddy Kimberlin, and Will Johnson)

2014 College Lecture Series

Monica Abbott: Former US Olympian and Colleigate Softball Pitcher (Tennessee)

2013 College Lecture Series

Jackie Sherrill: Former Texas A&M Head Football Coach and Athletic Director

2012 College Lecture Series

Featured Speakers: Mike Slive (SEC); Dr. R. Bowen Loftin (Texas A&M); Tommy Bain (Cotton Bowl); Grant Teaff (American Football Coaches Association)

2011 Collegiate Athletic Director’s Lecture Series

Featured Speakers: Steve Orsini (SMU) and Rick Greenspan (Rice)

2010 College Sport Lecture Series

Dutch Baughman: Executive Director, Division IA Athletic Director’s Association

2009 College Sport Lecture Series

Jason Penry: Executive Director, Oklahoma State University POSSE

2008 College Sport Lecture Series

Tim Cassidy: Associate Athletic Director for Football, Texas A&M University