Hired in the summer of 2016, Kelly Mannix is in her third year at Amherst College as the Athletic Department's Business Manager.
Mannix oversees the department's operating budgets, team travel accommodations, casual monitors and student workers, and is responsible for monitoring all purchases and expenditures, as well as daily business operative tasks for the department.
Prior to Amherst, Mannix spent the 2015-16 year at Adelphi University, where she served as the graduate assistant for the Business Office in the Athletics Department. In that role, she handled all team travel accommodations and assisted the Business Manager in managing budgets and spending. During her time at Adelphi, Mannix earned a Master's of Business Administration with a concentration in Sports Management.
A 2015 graduate of Adelphi with an undergraduate degeree in Business Management, Mannix was a four-year member of the women's basketball team, serving as a captain her senior year and leading the squad to the school's first-ever Northeast-10 Championship. Mannix finished her career at Adelphi sixth on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,429 career points. During her senior year she was named a COSIDA Academic All-American and the ECAC Divsion II Female Scholar Athlete of the Year.