|Title:||Associate Athletic Director - Internal Operations Senior Woman Administrator|
Entering her 12th year with the university, Saint Leo Associate Athletic Director, Vicki Fredrickson graduated from Saint Leo University with her Bachelors in Business Administration in 1999, and with her MBA, also from Saint Leo University, in May of 2004. In addition, she graduated from the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators NACWAA/HERS Institute for Administrative Advancement in June 2006, has attended the NACWAA Leadership Enhancement Institute and became a member of the Saint Leo University Alumni Association Board of Directors in July of 2011. Most recently, Fredrickson was chosen to attend the NACDA ADA Division II Mentor’s Institute which begins this summer.
Fredrickson was promoted to Assistant Athletic Director in 2005, before an elevation to Associate Athletic Director and Senior Woman Administrator in 2009. Fredrickson works as Saint Leo’s direct liaison with the NCAA regarding issues of compliance and implements policy and procedures to comply with NCAA legislation. She works as the department liaison with the on campus groups such as Financial Services, Admissions and Academic Services. Fredrickson oversees men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s tennis, cheerleading and is the over-site administrator for SAAC and the Leadership Saint Leo class. She is a member of the Hall of Fame committee, directs the annual Girls and Women in Sports celebration and is responsible for the academic achievement events held throughout the year such as the President’s Club and the National College Athlete Honor Society.
She is a member of NAAC (The National Association of Athletics Compliance) since 2001 and is a committee member on the NCAA Eligibility Center Advisory Group representing the Sunshine State Conference. She also serves on the Men’s Golf NCAA Regional Advisory Committee and is the SSC representative for the conference baseball coaches.
Fredrickson earned her Graduate Certification in Sports Management from the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) offered through The United States Sports Academy in 2007 and completed training in the Saint Leo Leadership class which is a year-long class created by President Arthur F Kirk to enhance management and leadership skills in hand-picked candidates in 2008. Additionally, Fredrickson also serves as the Chair of Activities and Events on the Saint Leo Alumni Board Association.
In her spare time, she also serves as the volunteer event coordinator for the mountain biking club association, SWAMP in Tampa. Fredrickson currently resides in Dade City, Fla.
She can be reached through her office fax at (352) 588-8640.