Business of Small College Athletics PodcastJan 25, 2023
Small College Conversations - Kirby Garry
This episode of Small College Conversations features Kirby Garry, Athletic Director at Cal State University - Monterrey Bay. Garry shares insights into his 16 year tenure at CSUMB, discusses priorities for the D2 Athletic Director's Association, talks about important issues facing college athletics, and gives advice to young people looking for careers in college athletics.
Small College Conversations - Drew Watson
This episode features insights from Drew Watson, Athletic Director at Southeastern University and President of the NAIA Athletic Directors Association.
Small College Conversations - Dr. Angel Mason
This episode features insights from Dr. Angel Mason, Athletic Director at Berry College in Rome Georgia. Dr. Mason shares her experiences in transitioning from a student-athlete, to a coach, to ultimately leading an NCAA Division III athletic department.
Small College Conversations - Andrew Gavin
This episode features Andrew Gavin, Athletic Director at the University of Wisconsin - Parkside. Andrew shares his insights and experiences having worked at all 3 levels (D1, D2, D3) of NCAA athletics.
Small College Conversations - Mike Bazemore
This episode features Mike Bazemore, Athletic Director at Montana State University - Billings. Mike shares inights and experiences from his career including how he grew up in Philadelphia, only to find himself years later running an athletic department in Montana.
Small College Conversations - Lisa Goddard-McGuirk
This episode features insights from Lisa Goddard-McGuirk, athletic director at Gannon University in Erie, PA. Lisa talks about how she got her start in athletics administration, including here early experience as a softball coach. Lisa also shares about keys to success for Gannon Athletics, involvement in national boards and organizations, and issues moving forward for college athletics.
BOSCA Presents - Creating a Successful Conference Web Streaming Platform
This BOSCA Presents session features a panel including Mike Racy (Commissioner of the Mid-America Intercollege Athletic Association), Nate Davis (Athletic Director at Northern State University), and Cody Reaves (Assistant Athletic Director for External Relations at Washburn University). The topic of the conversation is creating conference wide web streaming platforms and provides insight into what this space used to look like, the steps taken to bring all schools on board, and opportunities to generate increased exposure and revenue.
Small College Conversations - Jackie Nicholson
In this episode, BOSCA Founder Jim Abbott catches up with Jackie Nicholson, Athletic Director at Rochester Institute for Technology. Jackie shares insights about her journey to the AD's chair, lessons learned in the first year as an AD, her involvement in national organizations and committees, and issues facing college athletics.
Jack Betts - Small College Conversations
Fascinating conversation with Jack Betts, a Division III student-athlete at Amherst College that has made the most of his ability to utilize his Name, Image, and Likeness. Jack talks about how he got started in the NIL space, and ultimately built relationships with more than 35 companies. Jack gives insight into how he finds new sponsors, how he manages his time, and lessons learned along the way.
Small College Conversations - Connor Smith, Athletic Director at Dallas Baptist University
Insights and expertise from Connor Smith, Athletic Director at Dallas Baptist University
Small College Conversations - John Ashaolu
Insights and experiences from John Ashaolu, athletic director at Point Park University. Interviewed by Nik Rule, athletic director at William Penn University.
Maximizing the Role of the Senior Woman Administrator
Panel conversation focused on the role of the Senior Woman Administrator in college athletics. Panelists include Angela Pohl, Jenn Bell, and Chris Ratcliff. Moderator by Kristy Bayer.
BOSCA Presents - Maximizing the Role of the Senior Woman Administrator
This BOSCA Presents session features a panel conversation focused on maximizing the role of the Senior Woman Administrator in athletics. The panel, moderated by Kristy Bayer (Athletic Director at Rockhurst University) includes Angela Pohl (Deputy AD/SWA at Saginaw Valley State University), Jenn Bell (Athletic Director at Converse University), and Dr. Chris Ratcliffe (Athletic Director at Rogers State University).
Small College Conversations - Dr. Micah Parker
Insights and experiences shared by Dr. Micah Parker, Athletic Director at Northwestern College.
Small College Conversations - Ryan Kaiser
This episode features Ryan Kaiser, Athletic Director at College of Dupage...interviewed by Nik Rule, Athletic Director at William Penn University.
Small College Conversations - Stevie Baker-Watson
This episode features insights from Stevie Baker-Watson, Athletic Director at Depauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. Stevie shares insights on how she got started working in athletic administration, how she communicates expectations to her staff, her involvement on national committees, her experience serving on the NCAA Constitution Committee, and her favorite spots in Greencastle. Our thanks to Stevie for being a great sport and for being a leader in small college athletics!!
Small College Conversations - Andy Peterson
Insights from Andy Peterson, Athletic Director at NW Missouri State University. Interviewed by Nik Rule, Athletic Director at William Penn University. Small College Conversations is a feature interview series that focuses on issues in small college athletic departments with perspectives from leading administrators from around the country.
Keys to Success as a Small College Athletic Director
Moderated by BOSCA Founder Jim Abbott, this panel discussion features Jessie Rosa (AD at Auburn University at Montgomery), Darin Wilson (AD at Georgia Gwinnett College), and John Phillips (AD at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University) discussing keys to being successful as an athletic director at a small college or university.
Small College Conversations - Cindy Potter
This episode features Cindy Potter, Senior Deputy Director of Athletics at Columbia College and President of CoSida.
Small College Conversations - Steve Wilson
Insights from Kansas Wesleyan University Athletic Director Steve Wilson hosted by Nik Rule, Athletic Director at William Penn University.
Small College Conversations - Genia Montford
This session features Genia Montford, Associate Athletic Director at the University of South Carolina - Beaufort discussing her career with host Nik Rule.
Small College Conversations - Chandler Short
Hosted by Nik Rule, Athletic Director at William Penn University, this session features Chandler Short, Athletic Director at McPherson College discussing her first year as an Athletic Director. Great insights here from rising stars in small college athletics administration.
Small College Conversations - Courtney Lovely-Evans
Small College Conversations is a series from the Business of Small College Athletics that features small college athletic administrators from around the country sharing perspectives, insights and experiences. This episode features Courtney Lovely-Evans, Athletic Director at Palm Beach Atlantic University
BOSCA Presents - Branding and the Bottom Line
BOSCA Presents is a virtual professional development series from the Business of Small College Athletics. This session features Athletic Director Devin Crosby and CMO Sherrie Weldon from Lynn University. The pair talk about the process that Lynn went through as a university in creating new athletic brands.
BOSCA Presents - Strategic Approaches to Adding Sports
BOSCA Presents is a virtual programming series presented by the Business of Small College Athletics. This session features a panel of AD's including Ryan Erwin (East Texas Baptist University), Fran Reidy (St. Leo University), and Aaron Sagraves (Cornerstone University) talking about the strategies and considerations when adding new sports offerings in an athletic department.
Small College Conversations - Troy Tucker
Small College Conversations is a regular feature of the Business of Small College Athletics and is presented by BlueFrame Technology. This episode includes insights from Troy Tucker, Athletic Director at Northampton Community College and member of the Executive Board of the NJCAA.
Small College Conversations - Kristofer Schnatz
Small College Conversations is a monthly feature of The Business of Small College Athletics that is made possible by a sponsorship from BlueFrame Technology. This month's conversation features Kristofer Schnatz, the Athletic Director at the United States Merchant Marine Academy. Our thanks to Kris for sharing his experiences and insights.
BOSCA Presents - What Coaches Need from Their AD's
BOSCA Presents is a monthly feature of the Business of Small College Athletics presented by Mammoth Sports Construction and CEI Engineering. This session features a panel conversation of head coaches including Laura Duncan - University of New Haven, Heather Macy - Greensboro College, and Mike Feminis from St. Xavier University. These coaches share thoughts and insights into what they need/expect from their athletic administrators.
Small College Conversations - Jeff Bain
Small College Conversations is a presentation of The Business of Small College Athletics. This episode features insights from Jeff Bain, Athletic Director at Martin Methodist College.
BOSCA Presents - Fundraising During A Pandemic
BOSCA Presents is a monthly live professional development opportunity presented by Mammoth Construction and CEI Engineering. This session features a panel of small college fundraising experts (Matt Donovan - University of Indianapolis, Grant Kelly - Johns Hopkins University, Megan Finn - Wayne State College, and Jeff Mason - University of Central Missouri) sharing insights and strategies they have utilized to raise funds during the Covid 19 pandemic.
Small College Conversations - Harry Stinson
Small College Conversations is presented by BlueFrame Technology and includes insights from leading small college athletic administrators. This month's conversation features Harry Stinson, Athletic Director at Lincoln University.
BOSCA Presents - Keep Chopping Wood - Unlock the Potential of Your Team, Your Leadership, and Your Culture
The Business of Small College Athletics provides monthly professional development sessions for Small College Athletic Administrators. This session features Kevin DeShazo, partner from Culture Wins talking about creating a Vision and the habits that will bring that make fulfilling that vision possible.
Small College Conversations - Sam Atkinson
Small College Conversations is a regular feature provided by the Business of Small College Athletics. The podcast provides insights from leaders in small college athletics from around the country. This episode features Sam Atkinson, Associate Athletic Director for Communications from Gallaudet University.
BOSCA Presents: Surrounding Yourself With Great People - Keys To Hiring Successful Coaches and Administrators
This live "BOSCA Presents" session features Tim Selgo, retired AD at Grand Valley State University, and Jim Abbott, founder of BOSCA and Athletic Director at Oklahoma City University. Selgo and Abbott talk through the fine points of the hiring process from initial steps with Human Resources to search committees, interviews, and on-boarding new employees.
Small College Conversations - Jim Abbott
Jim Abbott, Founder of the Business of Small College Athletics, discusses how he got his start in college athletics, how the BOSCA workshop got started and what the future of BOSCA looks like including virtual webinars planned for 2020-21
Small College Conversations - Joel Smith
This episode features Joel Smith, Athletic Director at Chadron State College and current President of the NCAA Division 2 Athletic Directors Association. Smith discusses how he got started on his career in college athletics, his transition from athletic director to conference commissioner, and challenges facing small college administrators, among other topics.