Missouri Western State University introduced Kurt McGuffin as Western’s next director of athletics. McGuffin, currently assistant athletic director/director of athletics development at the University of Colorado-Boulder, will start at Western on Oct. 31.
“It’s a great honor to be named Missouri Western’s athletic director,” said McGuffin. “I look forward to working with Dr. Vartabedian and his administration, the coaches and athletics staff, and our student-athletes to keep the department moving in a positive direction.”
More than 80 people applied for the position. McGuffin was one of four finalists invited for on-campus interviews.
Watch his press conference.