Administration
Mark LaBarbera
Director of Athletics
Kris Sanders
Administrative Assistant for Athletics
Kim Smith
Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance/Senior Woman Administrator
John Kuka
Associate Director of Athletics
Dr. Shannon Yates
Associate Director of Athletics for Event Management
Erik Weiler
Associate Director of Athletics for Facilities
Anne VanKeppel
Associate Director of Athletics for Corporate Partnerships
Rin Seibert
Director of Recreational Sports/Associate Director of Athletics
Candy Jessen
Assistant Director of Athletics for Business Services
Melissa Van Dygriff
Assistant Director of Athletics for Student Services
Phil George
Associate Director of Digital Media for Athletics
Lexi Nichols
Assistant Director of Marketing for Athletics
Ron Blatz
Broadcast & Streaming Manager
Erica Fedornock
Athletic Ticket Operations Manager
Ben Boggs
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Renee' Turpa
Group Sales Ticket Coordinator
TBD
Compliance Coordinator
Merel Nelson
Operations Coordinator
Lissa Yogan
Faculty Athletics Representative
Full List
Adam Klos

Adam Klos

Assistant Director of Athletics for Event Management

Phone (219) 464-6125
Email Adam.Klos@valpo.edu

Adam Klos joined the Valparaiso University athletic department in October 2006 as the Assistant Director of Athletics for Event Management. 

In his role Klos is responsible for overseeing game management operations for Crusader football, basketball, soccer, and volleyball.  In addition, Klos coordinates the scheduling and maintenance of all Valparaiso University athletic facilities.  He is also oversees the Crusader Pep Band as well as the Cheerleaders and Crusaderettes.

Prior to arriving at Valpo, Klos served as the assistant manager of the Tinley Park Fitness Center in Tinley Park, Ill. from 2004 – 2006.

Klos is a 2002 graduate of Valparaiso University with a bachelor’s degree in sports management.  He earned his master’s degree in sports administration from Indiana University-Bloomington in 2003.