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Aaron Fearne Named 14th Head Basketball Coach At Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC - Mike Hill, Director of Athletics for the Charlotte 49ers, announced the official...

Butler Names Grant Leiendecker Next Vice President and Director of Athletics

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Grant Leiendecker, a 2011 Butler graduate who has served his alma mater as...

Ohio State Selects Ross Bjork As Next AD

COLUMBUS, OH - Ohio State President Walter “Ted” Carter Jr. today announced that Ross Bjork...

Murray State Names Jody Wright Next Head Football Coach

MURRAY, KY - Regarded as one of the top recruiters and talent evaluators in the nation and...

Chris Fox Named Head Women’s Soccer Coach At Bowling Green

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - Chris Fox, the architect of an impressive turnaround at Morehead State, is...

Austin Peay Taps Jeff Faris As Next Head Football Coach

CLARKSVILLE, TN - Welcome home, Jeff Faris. Vice President and Director of Athletic Gerald...

Gardner-Webb Introduces Cris Reisert As Next Head Football Coach

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. - University President Dr. William M. Downs has named Cris Reisert as...

Tulane Selects Jon Sumrall As Next Head Football Coach

NEW ORLEANS, LA - Jon Sumrall has been named the 42nd head coach of Tulane's football program,...

JMU Names Bob Chesney Next Head Football Coach

HARRISONBURG, VA - James Madison Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne has selected Bob Chesney as...

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CSA is constantly working on behalf of our clients to identify and recruit elite administrators and coaches to best serve, lead, and fit within the individual institution or organization. Click below to view some of our most recent placements.


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Who We Are

CSA’s purpose is defined by a commitment to assist our former Athletic Director colleagues, Presidents, and other institutional leaders in preserving an alignment between the mission of athletics with that of the University. Our experience and life-long dedication to the values of higher education and amateur intercollegiate athletics are what makes us unique.

How We Work

CSA has distinguished itself in the athletics consulting and executive search business because of its reliance on highly skilled experts with a vast network of relationships and significant on-campus/AD experience in NCAA Division I athletics. Having a small team with significant on-campus experience allows for a unique, highly focused and efficient level of service in analyzing and addressing challenges in today’s highly complex athletics landscape.

What We Deliver

In our short ten-year history, we have worked on over 160 executive searches and over 70 consulting projects for more than 110 institutions and conferences across all levels of Division I. Our greatest indicator of service quality is that 51 institutions have chosen CSA for multiple executive search and/or consulting projects.

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With over thirty years of experience in intercollegiate athletics, CSA delivers a unique level of service that effectively meets the needs of the nation’s leading universities and conferences.

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