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Athletics Assessments

Veteran AD Dr. Tim Green can review your school’s athletics program operations to verify strengths, identify weaknesses, and make concrete, data-driven recommendations for improvement.  Our careful review and deep expertise can keep your Athletics Department at the top of its game.


AD Mentoring

In our AD mentoring program, current administrators meet regularly with Tim Green, a highly experienced and successful independent school AD.  Tim serves as advisor, guide, and sounding board to help mentees plan, institute, and sustain changes in practices and programs.  The benefits of this unique professional development opportunity are cost-effective, substantive, and enduring.


AD Search & Placement

Schools need a skilled consultant to assess their athletics programs’ challenges and needs.  Prospective athletics administrators need a trusted advisor to help them advance their careers.  Tim Green’s professional training, experience, and insights help schools and new ADs efficiently and with integrity.

AD Training Camp

This NIAAA-affiliated, summer residential experience in Charlottesville, Virginia, will prepare you for success in your rewarding, challenging role as an independent school Athletics Director. Tim Green directs the Camp and designs training specifically for NIAAA certification.

The next Camp will be in June 2022.

Tim Green

During his 32-year career, Dr. Tim Green has served as a teacher, coach, P.E. Department Chair, and Director of Athletics.  His successful record of independent-school athletics leadership includes oversight of teams, coaches, budget development, athletics facilities, mentoring programs, coaching staff evaluations, professional development, and athletics capital improvements.  He has served on countless collegiate and independent-school committees and is certified at the highest level (Certified Master Athletic Administrator) by the NIAAA. Tim will join our staff in July 2021.

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