The Eligibility Coach blog radio show premieres Tuesday night at 7:30 pm EDT. The guest will be John Leavens, Executive Vice President and Executive Director of the NAIA Eligibility Center. Leavens manages the daily operations of the NAIA Eligibility Center. He leads a team charged with determining the initial eligibility of all first-time student-athletes.
Leavens is a graduate of Duke University, where he was a four-year letter winner in men’s soccer and served as team captain as a senior. He received his master’s degree in sports management from The Ohio State University.
Previously, Leavens was employed by the NCAA for 17 years, where he served as Vice President and started compliance operations.
You may listen live, and you may call in with questions at 347-677-1564.
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