Chico Caldwell has over 30 years of experience in college and university athletic administration. In his role as practice leader for athletic administration, Chico is responsible for overseeing and building out G/A&A's emerging athletic practice. In his new role, Chico will utilize his extensive experience working alongside presidents and athletic directors to identify high quality candidates and conduct customized searches for athletic directors and head coaches in higher education settings. Recognizing the critical role of athletic leadership in higher education, Chico is identifying athletic directors and coaches who not only elevate the performance of student athletes and the success of athletic programs, but who align athletics with the institution's mission and vision. Caldwell received a Ph.D. in higher education administration from Iowa State University. He also earned an M.A. in health and physical education and a B.S. in sociology from Miles College.