Athletic Directors are responsible to oversee all aspects of an athletic program which include scheduling, budget preparation, hiring coaches, compliance, promotion and facility management. They also oversee the coordination of athletic events and manage athletic department budgets at various institutions and organizations. Apart from all these requirements, athletic directors may also take part in revenue development fundraising and planning.
Jim Feldkamp: The Owner of JNF Consulting and Sports Consultant
Mr. Feldkamp is an Athletic Director who has built an athletic department. He is often regarded as the best public school district athletic director. He is extensively recognized as a leader in the field of education and high school sports administration. Apart from this he has also demonstrated other skills as well such as he is focused on strategic planning, organization and the capability to get along with subordinates and superiors. Jim Feldkamp is a man of high uprightness and careful consideration prior to deciding on a course of action.
Before becoming the owner of JNF Consulting and sports consultant, Jim has obtained Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Michigan University. He has also obtained Master’s degree from Eastern Michigan University and Ed. Specialist Degree, Administration from Wayne State University.
As an athletic director, Mr. Feldkamp offers guidance and direction for a sports program. He also prepares a budget and allocates spending on items such as team travel, coach’s salaries, equipment purchases, and facility maintenance. When working with the high school level, Mr. Feldkamp typically is a school administrator who offers hands-on leadership in these areas. At the key college level, some of these duties may be handed over, however the athletic director will supervise the procedure. Jim enjoys working with athletes and coaches to assist teams reach their potential. While trainers perform the everyday training of teams, athletic directors take satisfaction in the out of sight work, which places players in a position to do well.
Jim Feldkamp as a sports consultant is responsible for working with sports program directors and athletes. In addition to this, he works together with other consultants as well as financial consultants and strategic planners so that they can develop a comprehensive strategy to supervise multiple projects at the same time. As a sport consultant, his responsibility is to keep himself up to date with the changes and trends in the sports field which include marketing and sports developing. Sports consultants also help players gain endorsement deals. Jim also signs contracts and agreements with other sport teams, agencies and organizations and work on similar organizational goals. He has the expertise to hire and train new management staff for the agency.
One of the most important skills that Jim possesses is effective decision making and leadership skills. He helps students to maintain an athletic and educational balance, setting the inspired vision for their department, and working with top administrators to handle their department’s resources and constant organizational efforts. These responsibilities may include promoting the athletic programs, hiring coaching staff, maintaining facilities, and coordinating with administrative staff.