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Camelia Blake was hired by Fayetteville State University in June 2010 as an Assistant Athletic Director and Academic Coordinator with duties in Compliance.
Blake came to Fayetteville State after serving as the Assistant Compliance Director at Chowan University for more than a year.
While at Chowan, Blake certified initial, continuing and transfer eligibility for student-athletes and reported on and monitored the academic progress for student-athletes. She also worked with the institution's athletic department, coaching staffs, student-athletes and prospective student-athletes, providing reports to university administrators. Blake, who has a thorough knowledge of NCAA bylaws, has worked as a liaison between the university and NCAA and CIAA officials and has conducted annual NCAA and CIAA eligibility meetings with all student-athletes.
Blake is a 2009 graduate of Virginia State University in Petersburg, VA, where she also interned in the athletic department and served in a wide variety of roles.
Blake was also named to the 2008 All-CIAA Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field team, was the 2008 Indoor 60-meter hurdle champion, was a member of the 2008 CIAA Cross Country Co-Champions and was nominated for Virginia State Female Student-Athlete of the Year.
In 2011, Blake was named as the University's Senior Woman Administrator, serving also as the mento for the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.