The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) announced the 28 winners of the Under Armour AD of the Year Award (ADOY) today. The award spans seven divisions (NCAA FBS, FCS, Division I-AAA, II, III, NAIA/Other Four-Year Institutions and Junior College/Community Colleges). Winners will receive their awards during the James J. Corbett Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, June 11 at NACDA's 54th Annual Convention at the World Center Marriott Resort in Orlando, Florida.
All four of the Football Bowl Subdivision winners were selected candidates from searches led by Parker Executive Search – Pat Chun of Washington State University, Jamie Pollard of Iowa State University, Danny White of UCF, and Debbie Yow of NC State.
Grace Calhoun, another athletic director who was recruited by Parker Executive Search to the University of Pennsylvania, was also a winner of the Football Championship Subdivision Under Armour AD of the Year Award.
Erin McDermott, winner of the Division III Under Armour AD of the Year Award was also recruited by Parker Executive Search to the University of Chicago.
Congratulations to all the 2018-19 Under Armour AD of the Year Award winners!