UPDATES & INFORMATION

AVCA DIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Sharon Clark, Chair & AVCA Board Representative
Head Coach
Butler University

Edgard Dega da Gama
Head Coach
Southern New Hampshire University

Karl France
Assistant Men's Coach
New York University

Michaela Franklin
Head Coach
Clemson University

Ray Gooden
Head Coach
Northern Illinois University

Sarah Graves
Head Coach
Macalester College (MN)

Tonya Johnson
Associate Head Coach
University of Texas-Austin

Robert Rios
Owner/Director
Vegas Volleyball Club

Nickie Sanlin
Head Men's & Women's Coach
McKendree University

The AVCA Diversity Development Team will serve in an advisory role for the AVCA’s diversity initiatives including selecting award recipients and developing programming for the AVCA Diversity Awards.

Funding for this program will come from proceeds from the silent auction at the AVCA Convention, the online auction, as well as donations.

If you have any questions, please contact AVCA Staff liaison Kennedy Wells, by e-mail, kennedy.wells@avca.org or by phone, 866-544-2822.

Click here to view the current online auction.

Support the AVCA's DIVERSity development initiatives with a donation

You have two ways to send your tax-deductible donation to the AVCA Diversity Awards Program:

1) Choose to donate $10, $25, or $50 in our online product store.

2) Donate any amount by sending a check payable to “AVCA Diversity Awards” to 2365 Harrodsburg Road, Suite A325, Lexington, KY 40504.

AVCA BOARD OF DIRECTORS COMMITS TO MINORITY COACH DEVELOPMENT

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2015 MINORITY COACHES AWARD RECIPIENTS

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2016 AVCA DIVERSITY AWARD WINNERS