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Alhambra's Athletics Director goes International

Alhambra Athletic Director Dr. Wendy Truvillion participated in an International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) conference, August 2, in London.  She was a panelist for the  “Athletics Connect” event that brought together stakeholders from over 200 global athletics federations, as well as coaches, athletes, partners and industry experts from the sport, technology and marketing industries. Truvillion’s topics were Development and Coaching, and Event Presentation and Technology.

 

Truvillion has been active in USA Track and Field (USATF), as both a coach, manager and Women’s Junior Commissioner for several international competitions.  Last year she won the Terry Crawford Award for Excellence in Coaches Education at the USATF Annual Convention.  A six-time track All-American sprinter at LSU, she competed both indoors and outdoors for the Tigers. Truvillion was also a track coach at Georgia Tech and Penn State before turning to public education.