2022 Executive Leadership Podcast Recommendations

As an extension of our annual executive leadership book recommendations, we are excited to bring you the podcast recommendations from Division I Athletic Directors and Commissioners. The 2022 Executive Leadership Podcast Recommendations are presented by Collegiate Sports Connect.

Click the drop down menu below to find each leader’s recommendation.

If you’re an AD or Commissioner who has yet to respond with the best podcast(s) you read last year, please email anthony@driveandcompany.com.

Podcast Spotlights

Two podcasts received seven recommendations from executive leaders, the most of this year’s list.

History was a common interest from a significant amount of leaders, with over a dozen history-related recommendations and Malcolm Gladwell’s Revisionist History leading the way.

Josh Brooks

Jon Gilbert

Rick Hart

Joe Parker

Phil Esten

Nicki Moore

Steve Eigenbrot

The most popular college athletics-focused podcast was From The Chair hosted by LEARFIELD Executive Vice President of University Partnerships Mike Hamilton.

Ross Bjork

Brent Jones

Mark Alnutt

Janet Cone

James Downer

John David Wicker

Nicki Moore

As ADs continue to work to grow their departments, this quintet finds inspiration from Guy Raz.

Desiree Reed-Francois

Chris Massaro

Ed McLaughlin

Brian Mann

Mike Harrity