Mike Sanders has served as the Assistant AD for Business Services at VCU since August 2017. In his role, Sanders handles the managment of the VCU Athletics Business Office and day to day operations. In addition, he also has oversight of monthly and annual reporting, as well as the preparation and management of the VCU Athletics budget.
Prior to VCU, Sanders worked at the University of Maryland Athletic Department from 2012-2017. At Maryland he was responsible for budget reporting, assisted with the preparation of the Athletics operating budget, was intergral in writing policies and procedures, and supersvised two full time employees. He was also responsible for implementing a travel card program, enhancing travel and reimbursement processes to increase efficiencies, and coordinated the search and RFP process for the Athletics Department travel agency.
Prior to Maryland, Sanders worked at La Salle as the Assistant Business Manager from 2010-12. At La Salle he coordinated all daily business office operations
Sanders graduated with his bachelor's degree in business from Mount St. Mary's University in 2007. He completed his master's degree in Sports Administration at Ball State in 2010 as a graduate assistant in the ticket office.