Brian White, who was hired today as FAU’s vice president and director of athletics, signed a five-year contract, and brings an extensive background in collegiate sports administration to a program growing in stature and prominence.
An experienced administrator and proven fundraiser, White joins FAU from the University of Missouri, where he was named senior associate athletics director in 2015 before becoming deputy athletics director for external relations in 2016. He also served as Missouri’s sport administrator for football and men’s basketball.
White earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Notre Dame (2006) and a master’s in business administration from Ohio University (2008). White and his wife, Paige, have two daughters, 2-year-old Callahan, and Emerson, 5 months.