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MOAA Elects Officers and Board of Directors for 2009-10
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Aug. 26, 2009

Cleveland, OH - The members of the Minority Opportunities Athletic Association (MOAA) have chosen Clint Bryant, director of athletics at Augusta State University, to serve for a fourth year as president of the Association.

"Our Board of Directors is made up of a highly professional group of athletics administrators committed to our association,” stated Bryant. "They continue to impress me with their sincere commitment to our association. MOAA’s membership has increased in each of the past three years and we look for that to continue moving forward."

Stan Johnson, president of Stan Johnson & Associates and MOAA executive director; Sharon Beverly, director of athletics and physical education at Vassar College; and Sean Frazier, senior associate director of athletics at the University of Wisconsin were also selected to continue their tenure as officers.

The Association's Board of Directors include Lori Ebihara, assistant commissioner, Big 12 Conference; Earl Edwards, director of athletics, University of California San Diego; Irma Garcia, director of athletics, St. Francis College; Alfreeda Goff, senior associate commissioner/chief of staff, Horizon League; Darlene Gordon, director of championships and business operations, Patriot League; Rudy Keeling, commissioner, Eastern College Athletic Conference; Floyd Kerr, director of athletics, Morgan State University; Warde Manuel, director of athletics, University at Buffalo; Mario Moccia, director of athletics, Southern Illinois University; and Dell Robinson, commissioner, Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

About MOAA: MOAA promotes equitable employment opportunities for minorities in the athletics industry through the exchange of ideas, the creation of networking opportunities and the advocation of an increase in employment for minorities in athletics administration positions at all levels of the sports industry. The association also promotes cultivating a sports environment that supports the values necessary to accept aspiring professionals from all walks of life. For more information on MOAA, please visit www.moaaweb.com. MOAA is administered by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA), which is in its 45th year. For more information on NACDA and the 11 professional associations that fall under its umbrella, please visit www.nacda.com.