Kim PateAthletic Director
Alma Mater: Brevard, 2003
Office Phone: (828) 884-8108
Kim Pate is the Director of Athletics at Brevard College. Pate currently oversees the entire 18 varsity sport athletic program at Brevard.
She is a member of the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) and is on the NCAA Division II Membership Committee. In 2010, Pate was elected vice chair of the Membership Committee and will represent the committee on the Membership Fund Selection Committee.
Prior to becoming Athletic Director, she served in the capacity of Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance and Business and Senior Woman Administrator. Pate began her tenure as an Associate Director of Business working in the business office under the Vice President for Business & Finance, and made the transition to Athletics in 2006.
Pate has been instrumental in developing a Model NCAA Division II compliance program during the transitional process from NAIA to NCAA Division II. She orchestrated the completion of the NCAA Division II provisional membership process under the leadership of President Van Horn in August of 2008 as the Tornados made the transition from provisional members to full NCAA Division II members competing in the South Atlantic Conference.
Pate, a 2003 graduate of Brevard College, was a two time NAIA Academic All-American athlete and a four year starter for the BC softball team. She ended her playing career with a .377 batting average and holds the BC softball record for most hits. Pate graduated Summa Cum Laude from Brevard, earning a bachelor’s degree in Business & Organizational Leadership. She earned her master’s Degree in Business Administration from Western Carolina University in the summer of 2008.