Amelia Maher joins the league for the 2017-18 year as the Conference Officer through the Conference Carolinas Internship Program.
Before coming to Conference Carolinas, Maher completed a two-year graduate assistantship with the University of Mary track and field team in Bismarck, North Dakota, coaching the high jump and combined event athletes. While there, she interned with several athletic department staff members and gained experience in game day set-up and management, compliance, and development and fundraising, as well as working with the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
A former captain for the University of Minnesota Duluth track and field team, Maher was a four-time Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference champion (three times in the high jump and once in the pentathlon), numerous-time All-Conference athlete, and the 2015 NSIC Outdoor Conference top point scorer. She qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in 2014 (distance medley relay and pentathlon) and NCAA Outdoor Championships in 2015 (heptathlon and high jump).
The native of Sauk Centre, Minn., holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology from the University of Minnesota Duluth and a Master of Science in Sports and Physical Education Administration from the University of Mary.