Power Players: Laird Veatch
Executive Associate Athletic Director for Internal Affairs
University of Florida
One of AD Scott Stricklin’s most noteworthy moves in his first year was to bring Veatch on board in 2017. Veatch, who had been Kansas State’s interim AD, has oversight of athletic facilities. Given current projects, like a $60 million baseball stadium, Ben Hill Griffin Stadium upgrades and the prospects for a football operations building, that’s no small job.