Dr. Bob Frederick Sport Leadership Lecture Series
All in the Plans: How to Successfully Operate Sporting Events

All in the Plans: How to Successfully Operate Sporting Events

September 2, 2018

Andrea Travelstead 

Manager, Youth Division (USA Basketball)

Andrea Travelstead joined USA Basketball in October of 2013 as the national team program coordinator. In May 2013 she moved into a new position with the youth division as a program coordinator for youth development, and in November 2016 she was promoted to youth development program manager.  Travelstead’s responsibilities in the Youth Development division include managing all youth events including: coach academies, youth clinics, open court programs, regional camps, tournaments and other player initiatives as well as sponsor servicing.

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In this podcast Andrea discusses strategies for operating sport events. (Originally recorded in 2017)

Managing an Interscholastic Athletic Program

Managing an Interscholastic Athletic Program

September 1, 2018

Rory Weishaar, Ed.D.

Associate Professor (Central Washington University)

In addition to coaching multiple interscholastic sports for sixteen years, Dr. Weishaar has eight years of experience as a middle school and high school athletic director, twelve years of experience as a middle school and high school principal, and during his last eight years as principal he supervised the athletic directors. 

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In this podcast, Dr. Weis shares his experience managing high school sport. (Originally recorded in 2014)