Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > HBCU Sports > Post Content

Ingrid Wicker McCree gives talk on navigating male-dominated athletics (252 hits)

BY Chris Hilburn-Trenkle

When Ingrid Wicker McCree was 19 years old and a sophomore at George Washington University, she decided she needed a job.

She took a job at the Charles E. Smith Center on campus, where she was an equipment manager and a game day operator for gymnastics and basketball with one idea in mind.

ďI was just trying to keep my pocket change," McCree said. "But didnít really know I was learning the ins and outs of athletics administrations and game day operations at that time."

The decision started her on a winding path that led her to where she is today.

McCree has been the athletic director at North Carolina Central University since May 1, 2008. In that time, she has received many superlatives, which include the 2014 NCAA Division I FCS Administrator of the Year Award presented by the Women Leaders in Sports.


Continued: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2018/03/chsc-meeting-0321
Posted By: Elynor Moss
Friday, March 23rd 2018 at 8:58AM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Google.org has partnered with BeyGOOD and has matched their $100K grant to support four new HBCUs!
Internationally Known Vegan Trainer Tay Sweat Among Experts To Greet Public At Health And Wellness Fair at TSU
Altruistic alumni pay it forward
Morgan Faculty and Students Show National Geographic Why Fashion is More Than Tradition
Bakari Sellers to Deliver 2018 Shaw University Commencement Address
Beyonce took over the world with an HBCU-inspired Coachella performance
Skegee Spotlight: Robert E. Constant '98
#BEYGOOD HOMECOMING SCHOLARS AWARD PROGRAM
Forward This Sports Entry!
HBCU Sports Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Latest Photos
>> more | add
Most Popular Bloggers
elynor moss has logged 36026 blog subscribers!
gregory boulware, esq. has logged 18142 blog subscribers!
agnes levine has logged 4040 blog subscribers!
david johnson has logged 3260 blog subscribers!
pam perry has logged 1339 blog subscribers!
>> more | add