All MSSU faculty, staff, campus employees, students, community members and friends of the university are invited to attend Campus Community Presentation and Q & A Forums for our Director of Athletics finalists.

We encourage you to participate in all four virtual sessions, as each will feature a different individual candidate. Each session will begin with a 10- to 15-minute presentation from the candidate, followed by a 45-minute question-and-answer session.

Forum Schedule

Links to the virtual sessions and candidate information are below:

  • Tuesday, March 30, 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Zoom Link: https://mssu-edu.zoom.us/j/93725695094

Passcode: 659738

Padraic McMeel is currently the Associate Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Great American Conference.  Padraic McMeel’s resume

  • Thursday, April 1, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Zoom Link: https://mssu-edu.zoom.us/j/92042412745?pwd=RHNBSldzd2lDaWdZNVRYU0k2dGZ0UT09

Passcode: 308929

Kristy Bayer is currently the Deputy Director of Athletics and Senior Woman Administrator at Emporia State University, an NCAA Division II institution and fellow MIAA member.  Kristy Bayer’s resume

  • Tuesday, April 6, 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Zoom Link: https://mssu-edu.zoom.us/j/92209709643?pwd=Z2t2SWtQSS82MWJtcGJOdTNTcG1oQT09

Passcode: 617598

Robert Mallory is currently the Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics at Kentucky Wesleyan College, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference. Robert Mallory’s resume

  • Thursday, April 8, 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Zoom Link: https://mssu-edu.zoom.us/j/91220993606?pwd=OEI2WjRnbXdWTXZnMGRDQzZPK0dvZz09

Passcode: 789920

Rachel Burleson is currently the Director of Athletics at Franklin Pierce University, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Northeast-10 Conference.  Rachel Burleson’s resume