Greg Letter

Greg Letter

Associate Professor and Director

Greg Letter is currently an Associate Professor and Program Director of the undergraduate and graduate Sport Management programs at Adelphi University. Prior to his seven years at Adelphi University, he was an Assistant Professor and Program Director of the undergraduate Sport Communication and graduate Sport Administration programs at Mississippi State University for three years and an Assistant Professor and Program Director of the undergraduate Sport Management and Sport Management MBA program at Webber International University for one year. Major responsibilities included teaching, curriculum review & development, marketing programs, internship placement, community outreach & service as well as alumni tracking & relations.

Greg earned his PhD in Administration & Teaching with a concentration in Sport Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) in 2001. Prior to becoming a professor, he spent roughly four years as a graduate assistant under the Vice President of Administrative Affairs and two years as a graduate teaching assistant in Sport Administration program at USM. He also spent time in sporting goods retail management at Jumbo Sports (Ms), three years of marketing and management experience as well as minority ownership of Independence Brewing Company (Phila, Pa.), and roughly five years of teaching and coaching experience in Philadelphia School District, Montgomery County School District (Pa) and St Aloysius Academy in Bryn Mawr, Pa.

Other Accomplishments:

  • Appointed Chair of the Task Force for Future Marketing Efforts for the National Association for Kinesiology and Physical Education in Higher Education 2009-2010
  • Invited Lecturer- United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA) 2007, 2008, 2009. Content discussed was – Utilizing Information Technology (IT) to achieve your youth sport organizations marketing objectives.
  • Greg has various peer-reviewed and edited publications as well as over twenty-five International, National, Regional & State presentations
  • 2003 National Association for Kinesiology and Physical Education in Higher Education- Young Scholar Award winner
  • Board Member- Bayville Little League 2010-present
  • Board Member- Oyster Bay East Norwich Soccer 2007-2008