Minority Opportunities and Interests Committee

Legislation:  Eighteen members, including a current chancellor or president from each division. There shall be six members from Division I, six members from Division II and six members from Division III. One student-athlete from each division (who shall have one combined vote) shall serve as members of the committee. The division I student-athlete may serve on the committee up to one year after completion of his or her intercollegiaite athletics eligibility. The Division II and Division III student-athletes may serve on the committee up to two years after completion of their athletics eligibility. Committee membership shall include a minimum of eight ethnic minorities, including at least four males and four females.

Liaisons:  Derrick Crawford, Sahar Abdur-Rashid
Chair:  Rahsaan Carlton (Sep 2013 - Sep 2015)

*Eligible for reappointment
DivisionCommittee PositionsTitleName & InstitutionConferenceTerm
  FBS   Member   SWA, Senior Associate Athletics Director   Nona E. Richardson
  University of Utah
  Pac-12 Conference SEP 2017
  FBS   Member   Sr. Assoc. Director of Athletics   Bob Minnix
  Washington State University
  Pac-12 Conference SEP 2019
  FBS   Student-Athlete Rep.   Student-Athlete   Robert B. Bramlett
  University of Mississippi
  Southeastern Conference JUL 2016
  FCS   Member   AD   Mark Alnutt
  Southeast Missouri State University
  Ohio Valley Conference SEP 2017
  FCS   Member   President   William B. Bynum, Jr.
  Mississippi Valley State University
  Southwestern Athletic Conf. SEP 2018
  FCS   Member   SWA   Sharon Brummell
  Georgetown University
  Big East Conference SEP 2018
  II   Member   Assistant Vice President/Athletics   China Jude
  Queens College (New York)
  East Coast Conference SEP 2016
  II   Member   Director of New Media   Wayne Coito
  Pacific West Conference
  Pacific West Conference SEP 2015
  II   Management Council Rep.   FAR   Thomas Bullock
  University of the District of Columbia
  East Coast Conference JAN 2019
  II   Member   SWA, Asst. Director of Athletics/Compliance   Angela Red
  McKendree University
  Great Lakes Valley Conference SEP 2018
  II   Student-Athlete Rep.   Student-Athlete   Francesca Ceppi
  University of Mount Olive
  Conference Carolinas JAN 2016
  III   Chair   AD   Rahsaan Carlton
  Penn State Harrisburg
  Capital Athletic Conference Inc. SEP 2015
  III   Management Council Rep.   Assoc AD   Nnenna O. Akotaobi
  Swarthmore College
  Centennial Conference JAN 2018
  III   Member   Commissioner   Julie Muller
  North Atlantic Conference
  North Atlantic Conference SEP 2016
  III   Member   FAR   Ralph Bertrand
  Colorado College
  Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference SEP 2016
  III   Member   President   Robert Head
  Rockford University
  Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference SEP 2016