Each Tuesday, we offer a “tip of the hat” to current and former students who have been hired, promoted, or embarked on new opportunities.
Casey Cegles (’13) has been promoted to Director of Major Gifts at Old Dominion University. Casey, who earned his degree from the CSL’s Distance Learning Program, will also be overseeing the operation of ODU’s annual fund for athletics.
Devon Howard (’13) has been promoted to the position of Assistant Director, Athletic Communications for James Madison University. Devon will be in charge of women’s basketball, field hockey and men’s and women’s tennis. This will be Devon’s third year working with JMU’s Athletic Communications Department.
DeMontre’ “Tre” Smith has accepted the position of Account Executive with IMG for the University of South Florida’s Athletic Department. Following graduation, Tre’ worked at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando as a Sales and Programming Representative. Tre also worked as Premium Guest Sales Representative for the Orlando Magic.
Travis Morris (’13) has accepted a position as assistant men’s soccer coach at Belmont University in Nashville, TN. Travis has spent the two seasons as a graduate assistant for the VCU men’s soccer program.
David Farrar has accepted the position of SMG-managed Santander Arena, home of the ECHL’s Reading Royals, and Santander Performing Arts Center. As General Manager, Farrar will be responsible for the overall management, promotion and operation of the Reading, Pennsylvania venues. Previously, Farrar was General Manager of the Kovalchick Athletic Complex in Indiana, PA and held the dual positions of Assistant General Manager and Director of Events at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, CO.