Peter M. Hart, who most recently served as associate athletic director at the University of Connecticut, has been named the director of finance for the University of Utah Athletic Department.

The announcement was made by Ute athletic director Chris Hill. Hart replaces Don Reddish who recently announced that he is taking phased retirement from the University.Hart has also had experience in college athletic administration at two other major universities. He has served as an assistant athletic director at the College of Williams and Mary and as a special assistant to the dean of the college at Dartmouth College.