Holland named new AD at Alabama State - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Holland named new AD at Alabama State

Monique Holland (Courtesy: Alabama State University) Monique Holland (Courtesy: Alabama State University)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Monique Holland is moving up the ranks at Alabama State University after being named Athletics Director.

Holland was previously the associate director of athletics before the move, leading the University's NCAA rules education and compliance program.

She will step into her new role managing ASU's 18 intercollegiate sports effective January 1st.

"Monique Holland is the right person at the right time to lead ASU's athletic department forward into the 21st century," ASU President William H. Harris said.

"Holland's addition as the director of our athletic program offers ASU a great deal of experience,  both from the NCAA  member institution level and at the NCAA office level, which will aid us in addressing the myriad of programs that fall under our athletic department," he added.

The new AD hasn't been working at ASU very long, but that doesn't mean she isn't familiar with campus. She received her Bachelor of Science from ASU and went on to get a master's degree at Georgia State.

She worked at GSU for nearly three years as an associate athletic director. She has also worked at Clayton State University and Georgia Tech.

  • SPORTSSPORTSMore>>

  • Former Montgomery Academy player earning his shot with App State

    Former Montgomery Academy player earning his shot with App State

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:40:15 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Josh Thomas was a star on the field back in high school for Montgomery Academy. The former Eagle quarterback was named Fever Star Athlete of the Year in 2013 and lead the Eagles to the 3rd round

    More >>

    Josh Thomas was a star on the field back in high school for Montgomery Academy. The former Eagle quarterback was named Fever Star Athlete of the Year in 2013 and lead the Eagles to the 3rd round of the AHSAA playoffs in both his junior and senior seasons. After graduation, Thomas became a member of the Sun Belt Conference where he currently

    More >>
  • 3 Montgomery players commit to Mizzou

    3 Montgomery players commit to Mizzou

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:57 PM EDT2017-07-28 01:57:55 GMT
    L to R: Cam Taylor, James Foster and La'Dedric Jackson. (Source: WSFA 12 News)L to R: Cam Taylor, James Foster and La'Dedric Jackson. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    "This is an exciting time for me. Trying to fix problems and fix the things that we needed to in order to be a competitive team that's chasing Championships," said Missouri Head Coach Barry Odom recently at SEC Media Days. Of course, chasing championships starts with recruiting and the second year head coach is blazing up the trail.

    More >>

    "This is an exciting time for me. Trying to fix problems and fix the things that we needed to in order to be a competitive team that's chasing Championships," said Missouri Head Coach Barry Odom recently at SEC Media Days. Of course, chasing championships starts with recruiting and the second year head coach is blazing up the trail.

    More >>
  • Stanhope Elmore defensive end commits future to Big Ten

    Stanhope Elmore defensive end commits future to Big Ten

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:00 PM EDT2017-07-26 23:00:25 GMT
    Stanhope Elmore senior defensive end KJ Stokes commits to Purdue (Source: WSFA 12 News)Stanhope Elmore senior defensive end KJ Stokes commits to Purdue (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    A majority of kids in the South have their eye on a school close to home, an SEC or ACC program, but Stanhope Elmore defensive end KJ Stokes is all in on the Big Ten after committing to Purdue over the weekend.

    More >>

    A majority of kids in the South have their eye on a school close to home, an SEC or ACC program, but Stanhope Elmore defensive end KJ Stokes is all in on the Big Ten after committing to Purdue over the weekend.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly