Homer Rice Award

2019 Homer Rice Award Winner – Athletics Director Emeritus Joan Cronan
(pictured with LEAD1 President and CEO Tom McMillen)

The Homer Rice Award is presented annually to an FBS Director of Athletics.

Criteria for the award:

The recipient:

  • Must have served as a Director of Athletics for at least 10 years
  • Must have made significant and meaningful contributions to intercollegiate athletics
  • Must have been retired from an FBS Athletics Director’s position for at least one year
2019 Recipient
Joan Cronan
Previous Recipients