Caitlin Munchel joined the Conference staff in August as the League's Marketing Assistant. Munchel, who has been accepted into the Ohio University Sports Administration Program, will be responsible for assisting with the implementation of the Big South's marketing program as well as handling various aspects of its design, ranging from sweepstakes and championships advertising, to on-campus promotions and grass-roots initiatives. Munchel will also help manage the Conference's on-going campus intern program.
As a recent graduate from Belmont Abbey College, Munchel acquired degrees in sports management and business management. Munchel also represented the Crusaders on the hardwood, where she was a two-year member of the women's basketball team in addition to serving as Vice President of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) from 2008-09. She also was an intern with Performance Racing Network, Charlotte Bobcats Sports and Entertainment, and was Associate Athletic Director at St. Mark Catholic School.