|Position:||Associate Athletic Director for Revenue Enhancement|
Vic Cegles joined UAlbany Athletics in February of 2016 as Associate Athletic Director for Revenue Enhancement. In his role, Vic will develop strategic and creative incentives to increase revenue growth within UAlbany Athletics, focusing on season tickets, marketing and corporate sales, as well as seeking other avenues of revenue for Great Dane Athletics. Cegles also serves as the sport administrator for the Women’s Lacrosse program.
Most recently, Cegles served as the Director of External Relations at the University of Minnesota. At Minnesota he was a major gift fundraiser and oversaw the sales and stewardship of premium seating for Gopher Athletics. Prior to the Golden Gopher Athletics, Vic held the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Development at Virginia Commonwealth University. Cegles was responsible for raising funds to support the school’s athletic endeavors; the day-to-day operations of the Ram Athletic Fund, premium seating, and major gift fundraising. Cegles got his start in intercollegiate administration in the ticket office at VCU and was named Assistant Director of Ticketing and Development in 2009.
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Cegles attended Rutgers University completing his degree in 2008. He majored 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. While working at VCU, Cegles received his master's degree from VCU's Center for Sport Leadership in the summer of 2013.
The son of Vic and Bonnie Cegles, Vic grew up around college athletics as his father, Vic Cegles, has been an athletic administrator for nearly thirty years. Currently, his father is the Deputy Athletic Director at UConn after spending 10 years as Athletic Director at Long Beach State University. Vic has four siblings; Lara, Pete, Amy and Casey. Casey is the Deputy Athletic Director at Kent State. Cegles resides in Saratoga Springs, NY.