Search narrowed to four for athletic director position

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UW-L names four finalists for athletic director.

UW-L has named its four finalists to be interviewed for the athletic director position, according to the search and screen committee.

The four finalists are Tyler Johnson, associate athletic director for business and internal affairs at the University of Tennessee; Glen Krupica, deputy director of athletics – external affairs at Northern Illinois University; Lori Runksmeier, director of athletics at New England College; and Josh Whitman, attorney for Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, D.C.

Krupica is scheduled to be on campus for an interview Thursday, Aug. 5. An open forum will be held in the Ward Room, Cartwright Center from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Johnson is scheduled to be on campus for an interview Monday, Aug. 9. An open forum will be held in Port O’ Call, Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Runksmeier is scheduled to be on campus for an interview Tuesday, Aug. 10. An open forum will be held in Port O’ Call, Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Whitman is scheduled to be on campus for an interview Thursday, Aug. 12. An open forum will be held in Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Find out more about the candidates at http://www.uwlathletics.com/news/2010/8/2/GEN_0802102517.aspx.