HILLTOPPER ATHLETIC FOUNDATION STAFF

Larry Cash - Executive Director
(270) 745-4370
larry.cash@wku.edu
  • At WKU:  Primary responsibilities include oversight of athletic department fundraising and operations.  Manages the HAF operations and fundraising initiatives working closely with Board of Directors and volunteers to generate and sustain increased giving to WKU Athletics.  Oversee Harbaugh Club and serve as liaison with the WKU Athletics Ticket Office with priority seating for men's basketball, football and post-season events. Manage all marketing material for HAF (i.e. membership guide, website, social media) and manages the annual Big Red Corvette Raffle.
  • Joined Staff: 2013
  • Previous Experience: Marketing and Promotions Intern, University of Kentucky Athletics (2005-07), Development Assistant, University of Kentucky Athletics - K Fund (2007-13).
  • Background: B.A. in Education, University of Kentucky (2003), M.S. Sports Administration, Eastern Kentucky University (2006), M.B.A, Morehead State University (2013). Native of Bowling Green, KY.
Jim Clark - Associate AD, Development
(270) 745-6064
jim.clark@wku.edu
  • At WKU: Manages the athletic department's courtesy car dealer program, as well as, the luxury suites in E.A. Diddle Arena. Serves as the primary fundraiser and sport administrator for Men's and Women's golf, Women's Tennis and Baseball programs.
  • Joined Staff: 2000
  • Previous Experience: Coordinator of Marketing and Promotions, Western Kentucky University Athletics (1992-93), Development Associate, Ole Miss Athletics Foundation (1992-2000)
  • Background: B.A. in Business Administration, Southeastern Louisiana University (1989), M.S. Sports Administration, The University of Southern Mississippi (1991). Native of McComb, MS.
TBD - Director of Development
(270) 745-4060
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Leah Doster - Donor Relations Coordinator
(270) 745-2468
leah.doster@wku.edu
  • At WKU: Oversees all aspects of the day-to-day operation of the Hilltopper Athletic Foundation. Responsible for donor stewardship and active cultivation of current members through priority season ticket sales and donor benefit fulfillment. In addition, serves as the liaison for annual HAF events and coordinates game-day management of E.A. Diddle luxury suites and the Harbaugh Club.
  • Joined Staff: 2012
  • Background:B.S. in Exercise Science, Western Kentucky University (2014). Native of Memphis, TN.
Treyce Brock - Development Assistant
(270) 745-5321
  • At WKU: Assists with day-to-day HAF operations in regards to annual renewals and gift processing,donor benefit fulfillment, and assisting with office correspondence (direct mail campaigns, thank you letters, etc.). Serves as a primary contact for the annual Big Red Vette Raffle and assist with E.A. Diddle luxury suites and Harbaugh Club game-day operations.
  • Joined Staff: 2016
  • Background:B.A. in Sports Management, Western Kentucky University (2016), currently pursuing his master's in sports management at WKU; Native of Fort Campbell, KY.
Paula Davids - Administrative Assistant
(270) 745-5321
  • At WKU: Assists with day-to-day HAF operations in regards to annual renewals and gift processing, and assisting with courtesy car program. She is Big Red's mother and manages donation request and coordinates Big Red mascot program.
  • Joined Staff: 2005
  • Background:B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies, Western Kentucky University (2002); Native of Bowling Green, KY.