Hawkeye Erin Mykleby

November 25, 2017
Erin MyklebyDuring her years studying at the University of Iowa -- years spent working toward an education beyond her Bachelor’s degree in physical education from Luther College -- Erin Mykleby went beyond the books to achieve the most from this graduate opportunity. As she pursued a Master’s degree in sports management, Mykleby served as a student member in the campus club NACDA N4A, a student segment of the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA). She also was an event management graduate intern for one year with the athletic department, aiding with various university sporting activities and department projects as well as becoming “Ball Kids” coordinator. For six months, Mykleby was an athletic academic service learning assistant, too. She worked individually with other students to develop better study and time management strategies plus assisted academic coordinators with specific caseloads.

A Sporting Life: Erin Mykleby

May 21, 2017
Erin MyklebyIowa-born swimmer and athlete Erin Mykleby has a lot of experience in a number of athletics departments over the years. All of that experience in her background continues to serve her well in her current position at St. Leo’s University, where she serves as the school’s Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing, Fundraising, and Community Engagement. In addition to acting as the athletics department liaison, Erin Mykleby also is actively involved in much of the department’s promotion.

A while back, when Erin Mykleby was earning her Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education from Luther College, she also competed as part of the women's swimming and diving team or that school. Back in 2011, Erin earned Honorable Mention Academic All-American. Later on, Erin received a Master’s degree in sports management from the University of Iowa, where she also worked as a teaching assistant for the athletic program and as a supervisor for the undergraduate Sports Business Internship program. As a graduate intern with the Iowa athletic department in event management, Erin Mykleby managed athletic events, championships and other key athletic events.