Athletics Director Search Committee Named

The University of Dayton has formed a search committee and retained a consultant to assist with the search for a vice president and director of athletics to replace Tim Wabler, who is retiring after a stellar 22-year career at the University.

Lawrence W. Woerner '76, will chair the committee. Woerner is retired as global head of regions, Mercer Inc. of Miami, Florida, and heads the trustees' standing committee on athletics. 

Members of the search committee include: Mary Boosalis, University trustee and executive vice president and chief operating officer, Premier Health Partners, Dayton, Ohio; Larry Harris '72, University trustee and retired partner in Fox Rothschild, LLP, Washington, D.C.; the Rev. James Fitz, S.M. '68, vice president for mission and rector; Kimberly Trick '84, assistant dean, College of Arts and Sciences and faculty representative to the Athletics Advisory Committee; Beth Keyes, vice president for facilities and campus operations; and Andrew Horner, vice president for finance and administrative services.

The University has hired Parker Executive Search to assist in the search. Daniel Parker, vice president and managing director, sports, will serve as lead consultant.

Expressions of interest and applications are invited. This search will be conducted with respect to the confidentiality of candidates. Interested individuals should contact Parker through email at, or by phone at 770-804-1996, x116. Review of candidate materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


News and Communications Staff