Benjamin Butler was named Senior Director of Compliance at the University of Cincinnati in July 2013. As senior director, Butler oversees day-to-day compliance for the men's soccer, tennis and men's and women's cross country and track and field programs.
Butler also serves as a member of the senior staff and as the liaison to the university's registrar. He will also assist with waivers, appeals, interpretations, investigations and reporting (including APR, GSR and federal graduation rates). He will also be the liaison for the department's JumpForward online database.
He comes to Cincinnati having spend the last two years as assistant director of compliance services at the University of Connecticut. Prior to that he worked at the Western Athletic Conference and Colorado State. He holds two degrees from the University of Northern Colorado, a bachelor's in psychology and a master's in sport administration.