ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – St. Bonaventure has launched a national search for the university's next leader of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.
CarrSports Consulting, LLC will support the search process. The firm has extensive experience in conducting national searches for athletics directors over the past two decades and is backed by over 135 years of intercollegiate AD experience on staff.
In working with CarrSports Consulting, St. Bonaventure has teamed with a firm that has successfully completed searches for athletics directors at Duke, Kentucky, Georgia Tech, Butler and other prominent Division I institutions and its client list includes other Atlantic 10 schools as well.
"CarrSports Consulting is thrilled to lead the search for the next St. Bonaventure University Director of Athletics. This search is a critical step in the future enhancement of success in the athletic department," said Mike Thomas, CarrSports managing partner. "I am confident that the CarrSports team, which has been recognized as the go-to partner for intercollegiate athletics and completed over 130 leadership searches, will deliver the next outstanding leader for the Bonnies."
St. Bonaventure will also formalize a search committee that will be finalized in the coming days to seek feedback regarding the qualifications, characteristics and experiences sought in the university's next athletics director.
Barb Questa was named interim director of athletics June 1 and will continue to serve in that role as the search process takes place.
St. Bonaventure has 19 Division I sports, 18 of which are members of the Atlantic 10 Conference while its men's lacrosse program competes in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Over 350 student-athletes make up the university's Athletics Department.