CEFMA All Access Podcast

The entries below are previously recorded CEFMA podcast episodes.

Podcast Date Title Description Featured Guest(s)
April 8, 2020 Welcome to CEFMA All Access CEFMA is proud to launch "CEFMA All Access," a prerecorded service provided for the membership as a resource for the latest Association news and hot topics across collegiate event and facility management. CEFMA All Access will be delivered as a bi-weekly podcast series via the CEFMA Member Community. Hosted by CEFMA Board Members Derek Doolitte, associate AD for facilities, operations and capital projects at UCLA, and Megan Welsch, director of operations and events at the University of Washington, each episode will showcase the latest industry news, as well as discussions with featured guests and subject-matter experts to keep members educated about the most recent trends in the collegiate events and facilities world. Derek Doolittle, UCLA

Megan Welsch, Washington
April 15, 2020 Season 1, Episode 1 In this episode of CEFMA All Access, podcast hosts Derek Doolittle and Megan Welsch facilitate a conversation with CEFMA President Matt Oberlin, Associate AD for Capital Projects, Facilities & Event Management at Central Michigan University. The conversation discusses the latest Association news, as well as how folks are navigating the current reality in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Matt Oberlin, Central Michigan
April 29, 2020 Season 1, Episode 2 In this episode of CEFMA All Access, podcast hosts Derek Doolittle and Megan Welsch welcome Brian Crow to the show. Crow is a professor of sport management at Slippery Rock University, where he also manages their intern program. The conversation in this episode centers around how students are fulfilling internship requirements with the current situation, what impacts that will have on their futures, and what we can do as professionals to support them getting into the industry. Brian Crow, Slippery Rock University
May 21, 2020 Season 1, Episode 3 In this episode of CEFMA All Access, Derek and Megan welcome 2020 CEFMA Facility Manager of the Year Andy Crerar from the University of North Texas to the show.  North Texas has initiated incredible growth in facility development in the last several years and Andy gives insight into the process behind the projects he's been involved with during his eight years in Denton. Andy Crerar, University of North Texas
September 15, 2020 Season 2, Episode 1 In this episode of CEFMA All Access, Derek and Megan kick off season two of the podcast with Bill Givens from Navy Athletics and a discussion about the Midshipmen's successful return to football.  Later in the episode, the conversation shifts to mental health and physical wellness with Claire Hipkins from the University of Washington.  Claire offers suggestions for enhancing and maintaining personal well-being through these challenging times. Bill Givens, Navy

Claire Hipkins, Washington
October 19, 2020 Season 2, Episode 2 In this episode of CEFMA All Access, our hosts have a conversation with CFP Director of Stadium & Game Operations Holly Stalcup. Holly gives insight into her career experiences and shares how she and the CFP staff prepare for college football's biggest game of the year every January. Holly Stalcup, College Football Playoff