GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Clemson College President Jim Clements has been named to the Faculty Soccer Playoff Board of Managers. Clements replaces Florida State College President John Thrasher, who’s retiring.
Comprised of 11 College Presidents, the board governs Faculty Soccer Playoff enterprise, property and affairs. The board develops, opinions and approves annual budgets, insurance policies and working pointers, and has authority over all elements of the CFP operations.
“President Thrasher did an distinctive job representing the ACC on the CFP Board of Managers and we’re so grateful for his management,” mentioned ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips. “As a league, it was our cost to seek out one other excellent consultant to serve on this prestigious position, and we’re extraordinarily happy that President Clements has humbly agreed to start serving on this position instantly. To make sure, I’m grateful to each President Thrasher and President Clements for his or her unbelievable service to their respective colleges, the ACC and the Faculty Soccer Playoff.”
“I’m honored to be chosen to characterize the ACC on the Faculty Soccer Playoff Board of Managers,” mentioned Clements. “Clemson has had excellent experiences taking part in within the CFP, and I stay up for the chance to work with my colleagues from conferences throughout the nation.”
“We’re delighted that President Clements will probably be becoming a member of the Board of Managers,” mentioned Invoice Hancock, Govt Director of the Faculty Soccer Playoff. “His data and his expertise as a campus chief will present an incredible perspective. As we welcome Dr. Clements, we additionally need to take this chance to thank President Thrasher for the knowledge, management and intuitive steerage he supplied through the six years he served on the board.”
The members of the Faculty Soccer Playoff Board of Managers are Chief Govt Officers from the ten Soccer Bowl Subdivision conferences (American Athletic, Atlantic Coast, Massive Ten, Massive 12, Convention USA, Mid-American, Mountain West, Pac-12, Southeastern and Solar Belt) and the College of Notre Dame.
Clements turned Clemson College’s fifteenth president on Dec. 31, 2013. Since his arrival, Clemson has raised the bar in admissions, enrollment, analysis, range, commencement and retention charges. Clements is a nationally acknowledged chief in increased schooling who has served as president of a college in three completely different athletic conferences – the Massive East, the Massive 12, and the ACC, the place he served because the 2016-17 chair of the ACC Council of Presidents and at the moment serves because the presidential consultant for the ACC-ESPN community partnership. He additionally served as Chair of the Board of Administrators for the Affiliation of Public and Land- Grant Universities in 2015, and continues his service in a nationwide management position.
Throughout Clements’ tenure, Clemson has received two soccer nationwide titles, made six straight CFP appearances and captured six consecutive ACC titles.