Kristia Worthy, a member of the athletics staff since 2017, was named Director of Talent Development in October 2019 for the Athletic Department Human Resources unit.
In her role, Worthy is responsible for overseeing and implementing training and development opportunities for staff, supporting the department in hiring, onboarding, and retaining employees, co-coordinating the adidas Internship Program, and assisting with the efforts needed to maintain an environment that values diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Previously, Worthy served as the Associate Director of Academic Services and managed the academic support services for volleyball, men’s soccer, and lacrosse. She also served as the advisor of S.C.O.R.E. (Student-athletes of Color Combining Opportunity and Responsibility for Excellence) by providing leadership development, social, and community outreach opportunities for minority student-athletes.