Leadership Academy



The Hamilton College department of athletics and physical education has developed a leadership academy that will challenge, support and grow student leaders within athletics and for life.


About The Program

August 21-23, 2016
Follow-up dates TBA
Developed by Hamilton Athletics Leadership Committee
Presented by Jen Baker and associates through the Big Red Leadership Institute


About The Application Process

Print and return the completed application form to
   Angel Mason, Associate Director of Athletics


About The Big Red Leadership Institute

Jennifer S. Baker, MBA/MEng
* Founder/director, Big Red Leadership Institute, Cornell University
* Associate Director of Athletics, Cornell University
* Graduate, U.S. Naval Academy 
* Seven years active duty, U.S. Navy (FA-18 pilot & Civil Engineer Corps Officer)
* Lecturer of Leadership, Cornell University
* Volunteer Assistant Coach, Cornell Women’s Lacrosse (2011-2013)
* NCAA-certified Workshop Facilitator

Christine L. Copper, PhD
* Professor of Chemistry
* U.S. Naval Academy Institutional Faculty Athletics Representative
* Co-creator of Navy’s Team Captains Leadership Program
* Member, NCAA Division I Board of Directors member
* Member, Advisory Board of the Harvard Seminars for College Athletic Leaders
* Three-time all-American in women's tennis (1989, 1990, 1991)
* NCAA women's tennis championship team (1988, 1991) at University of Mary Washington
* Former intercollegiate tennis coach


About The Hamilton Athletics Leadership Committee

 Angel Mason, Associate Director of Athletics
 Erin Glaser, Head Volleyball Coach
 Rob Haberbusch, Head Men's Hockey Coach
 Patty Kloidt, Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
 Emily McNamara, Head Women's Hockey Coach
 Dave Murray, Head Football Coach

* Departmental oversight by Jon Hind '80, Director of Athletics