As President of Championship Consulting, Richard Konzem specializes in intercollegiate athletics feasibility studies and event management. Konzem draws on nearly 35 years of intercollegiate athletics, university, association management and community leadership experience. His roles have included Director of Athletics, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Development and NCAA Rules Compliance Officer.  He has completed more than 20 projects at universities across in the country in conjunction with Carr Sports Associates.  Additionally, Konzem works with Oak Golf, Inc. in golf course operations and management.  Konzem currently serves on the Sports Management faculty at Rockhurst University (NCAA DII) where he teaches courses in Legal Issues & Governance of Sports; Economics & Finance in Sports; and Human Resources / Personnel Management in Sports and is the Head Men’s & Women's Golf Coach.