Alumnus Named UGA Director of Athletics



Greg McGarity (ABJ ’76) became UGA athletics director on Sept. 1. McGarity came from the University of Florida, where he was executive associate athletic director. McGarity began his career with the UGA Athletic Association, serving as student assistant from 1973-1977, as head women’s tennis coach and assistant sports information director from 1977-1982, as an administrative assistant from 1982-1988, as assistant athletic director for facilities and event management from 1988-1992. McGarity was a letterman on the 1973 UGA men’s tennis team. He left Georgia for Florida in 1992. McGarity is married to Sheryl Holland (BSEd ’76) and the couple has one son, Alex, 21, who is a rising senior at the University of Florida.