|Title:||Associate Director of Athletics|
|Previous College:||Holy Cross, 1987|
Now in her 28th year at Holy Cross in 2014-2015, Rosemary Shea serves as the department's associate director of athletics for compliance. She is the primary administrator for the baseball, cross country, rowing, men's soccer, tennis and track & field programs, in addition to overseeing all NCAA reporting, student-athlete eligibility, scholarship management and strategic planning.
Shea joined the athletic staff shortly after earning a bachelor’s degree in English from Holy Cross in 1987. Since 1990 she has served as the athletic department’s compliance officer, with responsibility to assure that the college’s staff, coaches, and student-athletes understand and comply with NCAA rules and regulations. She monitors eligibility and academic progress for all Holy Cross student-athletes and coordinates an ongoing rules education program for coaches and staff members. In 2000, Shea was promoted to associate athletic director and added the duties of scheduling for several sports.
Shea was a member of the NCAA Division I Rowing Committee from
2001-2005, serving as the committee’s chair from 2004-2005.
She has also represented the Patriot League on the NCAA Division I
Championship / Sports Management Cabinet since 2008.