Secretary – Chief Communications Officer
John W. George, AP 385
Initiated into Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity on January 19, 1995, John currently serves as Secretary for the Alumni Chapter. During his undergraduate days, John held the positions of Archon, Treasurer, Secretary as well as serving a term on the IFC Board. John also served as the Regional Governor of the greater Charlotte region for Pi Kappa Phi through 2016.
A native of Ridgeley, West Virginia, he proudly holds three degrees from WVU which include a Master of Science in Sport Management (1999), a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration on Marketing (1998) and a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (1998). While in school at WVU, John worked in the sports communications (media relations) office. Professionally, John joined Charlotte 49ers Athletic Department at UNC Charlotte in 1999 as a ticket office intern and has advanced to the current position of Assistant Athletic Director for Ticket and Facility Operations. He oversees the department’s ticketing, facility and information technology staff, as well as coordinating the ticket operations of the 49ers seven ticketed sports of men’s & women’s soccer, volleyball, men’s & women’s basketball, baseball and football along with multiple University hosted events like concerts and commencement ceremonies. He also works closely with the athletic foundation and athletic marketing offices to fulfill donor related benefits and sponsor needs, respectively. Additionally, John handles ticketing duties for various hosted Conference USA and NCAA post-season championships including previous NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship events held in Charlotte in 2008, 2011 and 2015.
John resides in Charlotte, North Carolina.