Mr. Todd Stewart
After nearly two years as WKU's Senior Associate Athletic Director, Todd Stewart was named Director of Athletics on May 9, 2012, after serving in the role on an interim basis since March 22, 2012. He will handle the day-to-day responsibilities of WKU's athletic department and oversee the 19 varsity sports and the over 400 student-athletes and employees.
Stewart was named Senior Associate Athletic Director in August of 2010 after serving as WKU’s Associate Athletic Director for Communications and Media Relations since June of 2008. As Senior Associate Athletic Director, he served as the second in command for all aspects of athletics and WKU’s 19 sponsored sports.
As Senior Associate Athletic Director, Stewart assisted in strategic initiatives that advance the mission of Athletics, served as a critical advisor for all important decisions for the department, and helped formulate and implement the department’s communication strategy, vision, and philosophy. He also assisted in the day to day management of football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball and baseball and oversaw all aspects of scheduling for football, basketball, and other sports as needed. He worked in a strategic fashion with all External Relations including Ticket Sales, Development, IMG, and Marketing to create specific plans for revenue growth and new forms of communication and outreach.