Jennifer Enke has been hired by Alfred State to serve as the athletic department's new assistant athletic director/compliance director. Enke brings a wealth of knowledge and exprience of college athletics to the athletic department.
Enke most recently was the women's soccer coach, compliance coordinator, and senior woman administrator at Alfred University. During her eight years at AU, Enke oversaw all aspects of the athletic department's NCAA compliance program while leading the women's soccer program.
Prior to joining the athletic department at Alfred University, Enke coached women's soccer at Southwest State University (Marshall, MN), Youngstown State (Youngstown, OH), served as athletic trainer at Alfred State, and was an adjunct professor at both Alfred State and Alfred University.
Enke has a master's of science in education from Alfred University and a bachelor's of science in physical education and athletic training from Canisius College. While she was at Canisius she was a member of the women's soccer team and the swimming team.
Enke is also involved with Alfred-Almond Youth Sports, the Alfred Station and Wellsville Food Pantry, the Shepard of the Valley Lutheran Church, the Holiday Angel Program, and the Alfred Montessori School.
At Alfred State, Enke will be responsible for implementing the college's NCAA compliance program. She will also be responsible for educating Pioneer student-athletes of the rules of Division III of the NCAA.
This fall Alfred State makes the jump from the NJCAA to NCAA DIII. The Pioneers are scheduled for their first NCAA competition on August 30.