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    Commissioner Mike Slive

    Commissioner Mike Slive's Personal Profile

        * Full Name: Michael Lawrence Slive
        * Born: July 26, 1940
        * Hometown: Utica, N.Y.
        * Family: Wife: Elizabeth
        * Daughter: Anna

    Education

        * Undergraduate: Dartmouth College - B.A., 1962
        * Graduate: University of Virginia - JD, 1965
        * Georgetown University - LLM, 1966
        * E. Barrett Prettyman Fellowship in Trial Advocacy

    Athletic Administration Experience

        * 1968-1969 Assistant Director of Athletics, Dartmouth College
        * 1979-1981 Assistant Executive Director, Pacific-10 Conference
        * 1981-1983 Director of Athletics, Cornell University
        * 1991-1995 Commissioner, Great Midwest Conference
        * 1995-2002 Commissioner, Conference USA
        * 2002- Commissioner, Southeastern Conference

    Legal Experience

        * 1969-77 Partner, Stebbins & Bradley, Hanover, N.H.
        * 1972-77 Judge of Hanover (N.H.) District Court
        * 1977-79 Judicial Master & Clerk of Grafton County (N.H.) Superior Court
        * 1983-86 Founder, Law Offices of Michael L. Slive, Hanover, N.H.
        * 1986-91 Partner, Coffield Ungaretti & Harris, Chicago, Ill.
        * 1990-91 Senior Partner and Founder, Slive-Glazier Sports Group, Chicago, Ill. & Kansas City, Mo.

    Membership on Boards and Committees

        * Commission on Athletic Opportunity (Reviewing Title IX) (Appointed by President Bush on 6/28/02)
        * NCAA Management Council [1997-2004]
        * NCAA Management Council Subcommittee to Review Automatic Qualification
        *NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee (Chair) [1993-2002]
        *NCAA Football USA (Chair, Board of Directors) [1998-2003]
        *NCAA Division I Working Group to Study Basketball Issues [1998-99]
        *National Letter of Intent Steering Committee (Chair) [2002-08]
        *Collegiate Commissioners Association (President) [2001-03]
        *Division I-A Commissioners (Chair) [1999-2001]
        *Sports Lawyers Association (Board of Directors) [1997-2001]
        *Board of Advisors / Marquette Sports Law Institute [1999-present]
        *Bowl Championship Series Coordinator (2006-08)
        *NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee (2004-09); Chair (2008-09)