|Position:||Director of Basketball Operations|
|Alma Mater:||Shenandoah University|
Head coach Michael Shafer announced the hiring of former graduate assistant Crystal Williams as the Director of Basketball Operations July 28, 2014.
Williams is no stranger to the Spider program, as she joined the Richmond staff after being a graduate assistant during the 2012-13 where she earned a Master of Education in Sport Leadership from VCU.
After the 2012-13 season, Williams returned to her alma mater Shenandoah University as an assistant women’s basketball coach for C.K. Calhoun.
Williams played two years at Shenandoah after transferring from Wheeling Jesuit in 2009. Williams started 41 of 50 games for the Hornets and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Byrd School of Business with a 3.90 GPA in May of 2011.
A two-time Academic All-League selection, Williams helped the squad to 26 wins in her two seasons at Shenandoah.
THE CRYSTAL WILLIAMS FILE
Hometown: Sterling, Va.
College: Shenandoah University ‘11
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS EXPERIENCE
University of Richmond (2014-present)
Shenandoah University (2013-14)
University of Richmond-Graduate Assistant (2012-13)
Shenandoah University (2009-11)
Wheeling Jesuit University (2007-09)