Printed from the Charlotte Observer -
Posted: Monday, Jun. 02, 2008

Reports: A-10 to name new commissioner

Published in: CCI test Colleges

Related Images

The Atlantic 10 Conference is set to name Bernadette McGlade as its new commissioner at a news conference Monday in Philadelphia, the Observer has learned.

McGlade is currently senior associate commissioner of the ACC and oversees ACC women's basketball including scheduling, the ACC tournament, television selection and budget management.

In addition, McGlade also directs the officiating program, including recruitment, training and development of ACC basketball officials.

McGlade became the frontrunner for the position following last week's annual A-10 meeting in Naples, Fla., after which she was offered the position, multiple sources confirmed on Sunday. McGlade will replace Linda Bruno, who announced earlier this year she would leave her position in June.

During her tenure at the ACC, McGlade has worked with Olympic Sport Championships, NCAA and ACC Committee oversight including sportsmanship, equity and television.

A native of Gloucester City, N.J., McGlade earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees at the UNC-Chapel Hill.

Subscribe to The Charlotte Observer.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.

Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.

  Read more