When thinking of college athletics, most think of some of the challenges that come with big-time programs. But what about some of the other programs and their challenges. Specifically, what are the challenges of part-time coaches? Stephanie Thorburn of Gamechange joins SCI TALK to discuss.
About Stephanie Thorburn:
Stephanie Thorburn is currently the Associate Athletics Director for Administration and Compliance at Hunter College, NY, NY. Prior to joining Hunter College she was the Associate Director of Leadership Development (Student-Athlete Affairs Department) at the NCAA. Stephanie also spent time in the professional ranks, she was the Manager of Player Development at the National Basketball Association (NBA). Stephanie ran relevant programming and services that encouraged the league’s athletes and facilitated their personal, professional, and social growth. Thorburn holds a Master’s degree in sports psychology and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, both from Florida State University.