CONNIE HURLBUT NAMED WEST COAST CONFERENCE INTERIM COMMISSIONER
Hurlbut assumes new duties January 23
SAN BRUNO, Calif. — Connie Hurlbut has been named the interim Commissioner of the West Coast Conference, announced Father Paul Fitzgerald, University of San Francisco President and Chair, West Coast Conference Presidents' Council. Currently Senior Associate Commissioner at the WCC, Hurlbut has previously served as Executive Director of the Patriot League, in addition to working at the WAC, WNBA, and Ivy League.
"I am very grateful to interim Commissioner Connie Hurlbut for agreeing to lead the WCC during this time of transition,” Fitzgerald said. "She brings the skills, experience and vision to guide the Conference as we continue to achieve the goals of our strategic plan."
Hurlbut assumes the post later this month after the departure of Commissioner Lynn Holzman, who was named the vice president of women’s basketball at the NCAA.
A national search will be conducted to find the next WCC Commissioner.