Administration
Jan McDonald
Athletic Director
Micah Sepko
Associate AD / Crusader Club
Sue Good
Athletic Department Secretary
Jayne Arledge
Senior Women's Administrator
Dustin Fuls
Assistant Athletic Director For Compliance and Internal Operations
Robbie Gawrys
Director of Sports Information
Zach Epting
Director of Athletic Operations & Facilities
Thomas Phillips
Director of Football Operations
Greg Mosely
Athletic Academic Advisor
Dr. Jeff Briggs
Faculty Athletic Rep.
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Jan McDonald

Jan McDonald

Athletic Director

Phone (864) 977-7151
Email jmcdonald@ngu.edu

Jan McDonald is in her 34th year at North Greenville University, starting her career here in 1983. Under her leadership, North Greenville has risen from a junior college to a NAIA institution to a NCAA Division II institution. McDonald started the softball program at North Greenville in 1985. She led the softball team to two NJCAA Region X titles (1990, 1996) while North Greenville was a junior college. She was also named the NJCAA Region 10 Coach of the Year three times.

After North Greenville became a four-year institution, McDonald led the Lady Crusaders to the 2000 Mid-South Conference Championship. She was also named the Mid-South Conference Coach of the Year two times. In addition to softball, McDonald has coached basketball and volleyball as an assistant and started the women’s soccer program in 1986. She coached the team for two seasons. McDonald also instructs a wide array of classes at North Greenville. 

McDonald earned a Bachelor Degree in Physical Education from Erskine College in 1982, where she was also a dual athlete in basketball and softball. In 1983, she earned a Master Degree in Health and Exercise Science from Furman University. 

A native of Fountain Inn, S.C, McDonald now resides in Landrum, South Carolina.