Athletics Coaching Staff
Rosemary Shea
Senior Associate Director of Athletics / Senior Woman Administrator
Coach Info:
Position: Senior Associate Director of Athletics / Senior Woman Administrator
Alma Mater: Holy Cross
Graduating Year: 1987
Experience: 31 Years
Phone: 508-793-2318
Email: rshea@holycross.edu

Now in her 31st year at Holy Cross in 2017-2018, Rosemary Shea serves as the department's senior associate director of athletics for administration and senior woman administrator. She is the primary administrator for the baseball, men's soccer, women's soccer, cross country, rowing and tennis programs, in addition to overseeing all NCAA reporting, student-athlete assessment, scholarship management, championships and strategic planning. In addition, Shea serves as the department's liaison for admissions, academics and the board of trustees athletic committee.

Shea joined the athletic staff shortly after earning a bachelor's degree in English from Holy Cross in 1987. Since 1990 she has served as the athletic department's compliance officer, with responsibility to assure that the college's staff, coaches, and student-athletes understand and comply with NCAA rules and regulations. She monitors eligibility and academic progress for all Holy Cross student-athletes and coordinates an ongoing rules education program for coaches and staff members. In 2000, Shea was promoted to associate athletic director and added the duties of scheduling for several sports. She was named senior woman administrator in 2015, and was promoted to senior associate director of athletics in 2017.

Shea was a member of the NCAA Division I Rowing Committee from 2001-2005, serving as the committee's chair from 2004-2005. She has also represented the Patriot League on the NCAA Division I Championship / Sports Management Cabinet.