Matt Gray is entering his second year as compliance director for the Francis Maion University athletic department.
Gray is a 2016 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana, receiving his B.S. in sports management with emphasis on intercollegiate athletics. He is currently working on an M.S. degree in sports management at USI.
After earning his undergraduate degree, he served Southern Indiana as a graduate assistant for NCAA compliance. In this position, Gray performed yearly competition reports, checked monthly CARA and recruiting logos, reviewed grant-in-aids, and assisted with interpretations and NCAA waivers.
Prior to his graduate assistant position, Gray was the building supervisor/membership staff for the YMCA in Evansville, Ind. He trained new employees, he was responsible for the facility, greeting and signing up members, and processed financial aid for new members.
He was also an operations and group outings intern for the Evansville (Ind.) Otters, an independent baseball team. During his time there, he planned and organized group outings, supervised game-day staff, and worked in general ballpark operations.