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Deborah Corum has been named interim athletic director at Southern Utah University following the departure of Jason Butikofer, who will join Purdue University as the deputy athletic director on July 18. 2017.
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CEDAR CITY — Southern Utah University has appointed Deborah Corum as interim athletic director following the departure of Jason Butikofer, who will join Purdue University as the deputy athletic director on July 18.

Corum will fill the position after serving as the senior associate athletic director since May of 2016, where she provided leadership and direction with respect to academic services, Title IX liaison, student-athlete welfare, community relations, sport supervision, and as a member of the executive leadership team.

As a 20 veteran of collegiate athletics, Corum served at the University of Connecticut, Louisiana State, Stanford and in a wide variety of high-profile national leadership positions including chairwoman of the American Athletic Conference SWA Committee, the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee, the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators board of directors, the AAC Strategic Planning Task Force and the AAC Athletics Director’s executive committee.