Chris Del Conte, Vice President of Athletics at Texas, joins Mike Hamilton on the From the Chair Podcast to discuss his recent move to join the University of Texas. Del Conte talks about the massive size of the department and his approach to bring success to the department. He discusses how his background shapes his philosophy on people, relationships, and why he works in athletics. He also discusses his philosophy on being present, dressing nice, and the importance of first impressions.
From the Chair is hosted by Mike Hamilton, former Director of Athletics at Tennessee. In this podcast, Hamilton will have intimate conversations with sitting AD’s on their backgrounds, leadership philosophies, and contemporaneous issues in college athletics.