In January of 2013, Vic Cegles was named Assistant Athletic Director for Development. Previously, Cegles held the position of Director of the Ram Athletic Fund since the fall of 2010. Cegles is responsible for raising funds to support the school’s athletic endeavors; the day-to-day operations of the Ram Athletic Fund, Young Alumni program, and the Student Ram Athletic Fund (Rowdy Rams). Cegles is also responsible for improving the Ram Athletic Fund’s regional presence outside of the Greater Richmond area and will also assist in major gift fundraising.
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Vic Cegles got his start in the ticket office at VCU and was named Assistant Director of Ticketing and Development in 2009 where he focused on sponsorship sales, ticket operations, and athletic development.
Prior to VCU, Cegles attended Rutgers University completing his degree in 2008 majoring in Exercise Science with a concentration in Sport Management while also lettering and playing second base for the Scarlet Knights.
After graduation, Cegles signed a free agent contract with the Washington Nationals and played a summer for the Gulf Coast Nationals. Vic comes from an Athletic Administration background, as his father, Vic Cegles, currently holds the position of Athletic Director at Long Beach State University. Cegles is pursuing his master’s degree at VCU’s Center for Sport Leadership. In addition, Cegles is also a member of the National Association of Athletic Development Directors (NAADD).