Assistant Executive Director – The Assistant Executive Director will support the administration of the THSADA and as directed by the Executive Director. The Assistant Executive Director opening is a THSADA full-time administrative position conducive to a retired Athletic Administrator. This is an Independent Contractor position. Candidate is responsible for their own benefits.


  • Must have been a member of THSADA for at least 10 years
  • Administrative background and proven leadership qualities in athletic administration or aligned industry
  • Bachelor’s degree required, Preferred TAAC certification and Master’s degree

The Executive Director will negotiate the salary.

Assistant Executive Director Interview/Hiring Time Line

  • April 8th, 2024 – Position officially posted
  • May 1st, 2024 – Interviews begin
  • May 17th, 2024 – Candidate selected
  • June 5th – Assistant Executive Director announced at the THSADA State Conference

Please send resume via e-mail to:
Rusty Dowling
Executive Director

Application Deadline: April 30th, 2024

Areas of Responsibility:

  1. Coordinate all THSADA Committee’s/Content and Meetings
  2. Work with all Region Directors/Region Meetings
  3. Provide overview and content to THSADA website
  4. Provide edits and updates for all By Laws
  5. Member Outreach
  6. THSADA Publications
  7. Special Programs
  8. Research and Data Development
  9. Information initiatives
  10. All THSADA Events as assigned/available for all Region Meetings/Board Meetings
  11. Travel is involved-This is a Remote position.
  12. Any and all responsibilities as designated by the Executive Director