Florida State Vice President and Director of Athletics Stan Wilcox has announced his departure from the school. He will join the NCAA as executive vice president of regulatory affairs.
In his new position Wilcox will provide strategic direction to enforcement, the Eligibility Center plus oversee academic and membership affairs. He will join NCAA President Mark Emmert’s team October 1.
While at Florida State he oversaw the strategic planning and management of 20 varsity sports. He was previously the deputy director of athletics at Duke and also served on the ACC Officiating Committee.
Stan Wilcox Takes New Role With NCAA
Wilcox, a former men’s basketball player, helped lead Notre Dame to a 1978 NCAA Men’s Final Four appearance. He graduated from Notre Dame with a degree in economics and earned a law degree from Brooklyn Law School. He is currently a member of the New York State Bar Association.
“I would like to express my gratitude to former Florida State University Presidents Eric Barron and Garnett Stokes, and current President John Thrasher. The success we have enjoyed in Tallahassee would not have been possible without their trust, guidance and support, and without the fine efforts of our student-athletes, coaches and athletics support staff,” Wilcox said. “My wife, Ramona, and I are excited to start this new chapter in my career and in our lives together.”