Athletics Department Spotlight: Texas A&M Aggies

Texas A&M's athletics department and business school are teaming up for a first-of-its-kind leadership experience.

The Leading Champions Executive Leadership Program at Texas A&M University will combine perspectives gained from Aggie coaches and Mays Business School faculty expertise to create a first-of-its-kind leadership experience on March 31-April 3.

Former Texas A&M quarterback Stephen McGee will serve on the Leading Champions instructor team

The three-day program combines the championship-caliber coaches of Texas A&M and world-class faculty at Mays Business School to teach leadership concepts with real-world examples rooted in athletics.

The combination of exclusive access to coaches, faculty expertise and an elevated participant experience makes it the only program of its kind in the U.S.

The Leading Champions instructor team includes:

  • Stephen McGee, former Texas A&M quarterback
  • Gary Blair, Women’s Basketball head coach
  • Pat Henry, Track & Field head coach
  • Laura “Bird” Kuhn, Volleyball head coach
  • G Guerrieri, Soccer head coach
  • Maurice Linguist, Football assistant coach
  • Andrea Gaston, Women’s golf head coach
  • JT Higgins, Men’s golf head coach
  • Tana McKay, Equestrian head coach
  • Sam Torn, Kyle Field Redevelopment Committee co-chair
  • Andy Richardson, Assistant Athletic Director, 12th Man Productions
  • Austin Thomas, Associate Athletic Director for Football Personnel
  • Michael Wesson, Associate Professor, management
  • Ricky Griffin, University Distinguished Professor, management
  • John Krajicek, Executive Professor, MBA Programs
  • Bridgette Chambers, Executive Professor, management
  • Stephen Courtright, Associate Professor of Management

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Courtesy of Texas A&M University Mays Business School