Anthony Holman

Managing Director, Championships and Alliances, National Collegiate Athletic Association

In his current role as managing director of championships and alliances, operations, playing rules, and officiating at the NCAA, Anthony Holman is responsible for setting the strategic direction for 30 NCAA Championships, and global oversight for playing rules and officiating of all 90 NCAA Championships.

Anthony has been with the NCAA for 13 years, serving his entire tenure with the championships and alliances group. Prior to joining the NCAA, Anthony worked in professional sports for five years, including the NBA. He is the former executive director of the Quad Cities Sports Committee and spent nine years with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA). Anthony has been active in the Olympic movement, serving on the board for both USA Swimming and USA Wrestling.

A former basketball student-athlete at Augustana College, Anthony received his bachelor's degree in political science and economics. He has a master's degree in sport management, as well as an MSL and an MBA.

Anthony enjoys coaching his kids’ sports teams, playing golf, and spending time with friends and family.