Tim Selgo provided a departmental review at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, which preceded a national search by Kurt Patberg for an athletic director. Through the efforts of Selgo and Patberg, UWP established new departmental strategic objectives and hired Andrew Gavin as their athletic director.
Gavin comes to UWP from Centre College in Danville, Ky., where he served as associate athletic director for Advancement and External Relations. He oversaw all areas of external relations, directed the expansion of the Centre College sports information efforts, served as a liaison with the admissions office, restructured the athletics department's corporate partners program, and launched a new brand for Centre College Athletics. Gavin worked as a member of the College's advancement staff, overseeing fundraising and alumni relations for athletics. In addition, Gavin who had just been offered the appointment of Deputy Athletics Director, served on the Planning and Priorities Committee, Enrollment Management Committee, and Bicentennial Committee. Gavin also began his stint in the NCAA Pathways Program during this academic year. Prior to Centre College, Gavin was assistant athletic director at UW-Green Bay. http://www.parksiderangers.com/news/2017/7/19/general-gavin-named-wisconsin-parkside-director-of-athletics.aspx
Patberg of ASC completed their assignment by completing two additional searches for their Associate Athletic Director for Compliance and Administration and for their Assistant Athletic Director for Communications.