July 17, 2013
CLEVELAND -- The members of the Division II Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) have retained Anita Barker, director of athletics at Chico State, as President of the Association for 2013-14. 1st Vice President Eric Schoh, Winona State University, 2nd Vice President/Treasurer Fran Reidy, Saint Leo University and 3rd Vice President/Secretary Pennie Parker, Rollins College also renewed their appointments.
"I want to thank our members for their continued support and I look forward to leading the Association again into 2014," stated Barker. "The D2ADA has been an integral part in spreading the word on Division II initiatives and its focus on the overall student-athlete experience via academics, athletics competition and community service."
In addition to the Officers, the following directors of athletics will serve on the Board of Directors - Matt Bassett, Le Moyne College; Susan Cassidy-Lyke, Molloy College; Mark Corino, Caldwell College; Mike Covone, Barry; Jud Damon, Flagler College; Earl Edwards, UC San Diego; Ryan Erwin, Dallas Baptist University; Gary Hall, Barton College; Dennis Helsel, Chowan University; Denisha Hendricks, Kentucky State; Dexter Irvin, University of Hawaii-Hilo; Jim Johnson, Pittsburg State University; Sean Johnson, Angelo State; Dick Kaiser, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; Mark Linder, University of North Alabama; Roger Maisner, Mansfield University; Juan Mascaro, Brevard; Joan McDermott, Metropolitan State College of Denver; Chris Ratcliff, University of Arkansas Monticello; Milt Richards, Simon Fraser University; Tom Rubbelke, Concordia University St. Paul; Chris Snyder, Seton Hill University; and Scott Wiegandt, Bellarmine University.
About D2ADA: The D2ADA is the first organization of its kind to provide educational and networking opportunities; enhancement of acceptable operating standards and ethics; and establishment of the overall prestige and understanding of the profession of Division II athletics directors. For more information about the D2 ADA, please visit www.div2ada.com. The D2ADA is administered by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA), which is in its 49th year. For more information on NACDA and the 13 professional associations that fall under its umbrella, please visit www.nacda.com.
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