Darius Maize, deputy athletic director for internal operations and special projects at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has been selected to attend TopConnect AD 2021, a leadership symposium for aspiring Division I athletic directors sponsored by TEAMWORKS/#INFLCR.
The symposium is hosted by TopConnect, a subsidiary of Connected Media, LLC, and will be held virtually June 24-25. The 2021 program is headlined by Jeremy Foley, athletics director emeritus at the University of Florida.
TopConnect AD is designed for senior level athletics administrators who are committed to taking the next step in their careers. Attendees will benefit from panels with current presidents of Division 1 institutions, with NIL professionals Kevin Barefoot from TEAMWORKS/#INFLCR and legal expert Darren Heitner, panels focused on translating moment into action and the A to Z of Hiring a Head Coach.
Maize was promoted to deputy athletic director in 2019, and has been a member of the Little Rock team since 2017.
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