INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Lees-McRae College's Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail has been selected to speak at the NCAA's Career in Sports Forum this week in Indianapolis, Indiana. The forum brings together 200 student-athletes to learn and explore potential careers in sports, with the primary focus on collegiate athletics.
"These are some of the brightest student-athletes of all NCAA levels with a passion for intercollegiate athletics," remarked McPhail. "So to be able to share insight and advice to them is a great honor."
This unique, four-day forum is designed to assist student-athletes in charting their career paths, as well as provide an opportunity to network and learn from current athletics professionals.
The cutting-edge topics covered by industry experts include: how personal values intersect with career opportunities, how behavioral styles impact individual effectiveness, the key professional and career development information to assist with transition from a student-athlete to a professional, and the role of the college coach or athletics administrator. Participants will network with peers, as well as key decision-makers at the campus, conference and national level of college athletics.