CRHS AD named a certified athletic administator
DENTON — Brett Ireland, athletic director at Colonel Richardson High School, was recently recognized by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) as a certified athletic administrator.
To earn this distinction, Ireland had to demonstrate the highest level of knowledge and expertise in the field of interscholastic athletic administration. The voluntary certification process included a thorough evaluation of Ireland’s educational background, experience and professional contributions, as well as a rigorous comprehensive written examination.
”Mr. Ireland is a champion of education-based athletics programs and promoting sportsmanship in our high school athletics programs,” said Dr. Derek Simmons, Caroline County Public Schools director of student services. “This certification represents his efforts to deepen his knowledge and skills to strengthen high school athletic programs at Colonel Richardson High School.”
According to the NIAAA news release, Ireland is one of an elite group of interscholastic athletic administrators nationwide to attain this level of professionalism.
The NIAAA is a national professional organization consisting of all 50 state athletic administrator associations and more than 10,000 individual members, dedicated to promoting the professional growth of high school athletic administrators and preserving the educational nature of interscholastic athletics and the place of these programs in the secondary school curriculum.
Brett Ireland, center, athletic director at Colonel Richardson High School, was recently recognized by the Caroline County Board of Education for being named a certified athletic administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators...