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Mike Mobley
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Associate Sports Communications Director

Mike Mobley was named Associate Sports Communications Director in July 2000 after serving as Assistant SID since 1995. His duties include handling media relations efforts for women's basketball and women's golf programs, as well as assisting with football.

In 2000, Mobley was recognized by Women's Basketball Journal as one of five "All-American" women's basketball SIDs. His 2007-08 women's golf media guide was judged as the nation's best by CoSIDA.

Mobley received a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from UGA's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communications in 1989. As an undergraduate from 1985-89, he worked as a student assistant in UGA's sports information office, handling publicity for Georgia's men's and women's track and field and volleyball teams.

During his career at UGA both as a student and full-time staffer, Mobley has assisted with the media relations efforts for 27 NCAA Championship events.

Prior to returning to Athens, Mobley worked as publications coordinator for the 1990 Goodwill Games, as an assistant editor for Host Creative Communications and as public relations director for Ken Small Marketing, an Atlanta-based firm which managed the Kuppenheimer Classic college basketball doubleheader and the Atlanta Thunder World TeamTennis franchise.

Mobley also served as Venue Press Chief for the Boxing competition for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games during the 1996 Centennial Olympics and as Information Manager at the Weightlifting venue for Olympic Broadcasting Services during the 2012 London Games.

A native of nearby Winder, Mobley is married to the former Sallie Hartnett. They have a son, Kevin, and a daughter, Caroline.

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