Retirement Reception May 16 for Cindy Gannon

A retirement reception is planned for Cindy Gannon, senior associate athletics director and senior woman administrator, from 3-5 p.m. May 16 in the Show Me Center meeting rooms. The campus community is invited to attend.

Gannon joined the Southeast Missouri athletics staff in 1988. She served as the Redhawks Director of Athletics on an interim basis in 2007-2008 and 2011-2012. Today, she serves as the sport administrator for the Southeast volleyball, soccer, softball, track and field, and gymnastics programs. She also oversees event management and sports information and is responsible for the athletic department’s equity and diversity programs and departmental policies and procedures. Gannon founded and serves as director for the Annual Walk for Women’s Athletics. Before becoming Senior Associate Athletic Director, Gannon coached the Redhawks’ volleyball program for 16 seasons.