On Tuesdays, we offer a “tip of the hat” to current students and alumni who have been hired, promoted, recognized for outstanding achievement or embarked on new opportunities.
Justin Jannuzzi (’07) has been hired as senior associate athletics director for development at James Madison University. Justin has spent the past four years working as senior director of major gifts at Duke. Read the full release about Justin here.
James Kane (’07) has been hired as assistant men’s basketball coach at University of Dayton. Kane is reunited with Head Coach Anthony Grant, who he served under as a graduate assistant at VCU while he was enrolled at the Center for Sport Leadership. He also worked for Grant as a video coordinator at VCU and Alabama. Kane spent the last 6 years as an assistant coach at Murray State.
Andy Farrell (’09) has been hired as director of scouting and program development for University of Dayton Men’s Basketball. Farrell will be reunited with Head Coach Anthony Grant, who he worked for as a graduate assistant at VCU while he was enrolled at the Center for Sport Leadership. Read more about Andy’s new role here.
Christopher Parker (’06) has been the Executive Director of the National Junior College Athletic Association. The NJCAA is the governing body of two-year college athletics based in Colorado Springs. When he begins his post in July, Parker will become just the fourth chief executive of the NJCAA since its founding in 1938. Read the full release about Chris here.
Tim Llewellyn (’02) has been named the new Athletics Director at Powhatan (VA) High School. Tim has been a high school teacher and athletics administrator for more than 20 years, including AD at James River High School and Assistant AD at Clover Hill.