Jessica Hegmann
Position: Senior Associate Commissioner
Experience: 1 Year
Phone: 732-738-5455 x 203

Hegmann serves as the Senior Associate Commissioner since June 2015. In her role, she is responsible for all the financial and internal operations at the conference office, along with the role as Senior Woman Administrator.

Prior to the MAAC, Hegmann served as the Associate Athletics Director of Compliance and Internal Operations at American University since March of 2010. No stranger to the MAAC, Hegmann was the Assistant Director of Athletics/Compliance Officer/Senior Woman Administrator at league member, Saint Peter’s University, and was also the compliance fellow at the conference office under Barbara Church in the early days of her career in college athletics.

At American, Hegmann was a member of the athletic department’s senior staff and provided sport oversight for men’s soccer, volleyball, women’s lacrosse, and strength and conditioning. She also oversaw all compliance matters and internal operations, including acting as the department’s human resources representative.

Prior to arriving at American, Hegmann was the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance and Student-Athlete Services at Providence College (August 2008 – March 2010). She was responsible for enforcing and adhering to the rules and regulations of the institution, conference, and NCAA. She also supervised the Providence SAAC group and assisted with their events and initiatives. Hegmann began working at Providence in February 2006 as the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance before being elevated in August 2008.

Before her stint at Providence, Hegmann spent two years in Jersey City, New Jersey, at Saint Peter’s from June 2004 to January 2006. Hegmann began her athletic administration as an intern for student-athlete development at St. John’s University before moving onto the MAAC.

Hegmann received her Bachelor’s degree from Molloy College in Rockville Centre, New York, in May 2002 with a B.S. in business management. She was also a member of the school’s varsity basketball team. In 2003, Hegmann earned her Master degree at Adelphi University in Garden City, New York, in Physical Education with a concentration in Sports Management.