In a press conference held on Wednesday,
“Throughout the search process, it became more and more clear that Mark Hollis is someone widely regarded, widely visible, and yes, widely sought,” noted Michigan State University president Lou Anna K. Simon during a Wednesday press conference.
Hollis, who has been a member of the
Hollis, possibly using the “Cold War” as his inspiration, would replicate a similar event, this time involving the
“This is a special moment for my family. I am thrilled with the opportunity to take over the leadership of the department of athletics. Continuity will be a strength, as I work alongside Ron Mason over the upcoming months and build a map to the future of Spartan athletics,” Hollis said during the Wednesday press conference.
Hollis replaces Ron Mason, who has held the athletic director job at