Oglesby, Carole

Dr. Carole Oglesby served as the commissioner of national championships for the Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics for Women [CIAW], and it was her experience in this position that led to her being chosen as the first president of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women [AIAW], serving from 1971-72. She also served as the president of Girls and Women in Sports [GWS] in the mid-1970s. From 1972 to 1992 she was one of two AAHPERD reps [American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance] to the U.S. collegiate sports council.