Henderson to host receptions with two finalists for athletic director position

Receptions with two finalists for Henderson’s athletic director position will be held February 19 and 20 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Donor Room at Carpenter-Haygood Stadium. Reddie faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends are invited to be part of this important process as we celebrate the continued Excellence, Spirit, and Tradition of Reddie Athletics.

Monday, February 19

Lenette Jones is currently interim athletic director at Henderson State University and has more than a decade of experience including roles as associate athletic director for internal affairs and compliance, senior woman administrator, and coordinator of the academic success program. Jones earned a bachelor’s degree in recreation and a master’s degree in sports administration from Henderson State.

Tuesday, February 20

Seth Dutton is currently senior associate athletic director for external operations at Southeastern Oklahoma State University with nine years of experience that includes athletic operations at Texas A&M University-Commerce and the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Dutton earned a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in athletic administration from Southeastern Oklahoma State.

Finalists will participate in interviews with various stakeholders—including faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends–in addition to the community receptions.