Oct. 2, 2012
CARBONDALE, Ill. - Saluki Athletics announced today that Dan Rohrer has been given the title of Associate Athletic Director for Compliance. Rohrer has served as Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance since June, 2009.
Among Rohrer's job duties are monitoring the recruiting process of athletes, monitoring academic performance and the APR (Academic Progress Rate) as it relates to eligibility and NCAA standards, educating staff on rules and preparing and submitting all NCAA paperwork.
"Dan is a skilled administrator who is approachable, inspires the trust and confidence of our coaches and is able to successfully maneuver the complexities of NCAA compliance," said Director of Athletics Mario Moccia.
Rohrer is a member of the department's senior staff. He is a 2003 graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he majored in economics and political science. He earned a law degree, as well as a sports law certificate, from Marquette in 2006, and is a licensed member of the State Bar Association in Wisconsin.
Prior to SIU, Rohrer worked in a similar capacity at Green Bay, as well as the compliance offices of Wisconsin and Marquette. He has also worked in the private sector for law firm Peirski & Gray.