ALBANY, Ga. – The Albany State University Department of Athletics has announced the appointment of Robert Vogel as the Assistant Athletic Director for
Vogel also served as Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations for one year at Grambling State. Vogel joined the Grambling State staff in August 2014 after two years at Clark Atlanta University as the assistant sports information director. Vogel’s primary responsibilities included assisting in the overall communications and public relations for Grambling State athletics, supervising the media relations staff, serving as the communications officer for the all sports programs and overseeing content for the school's sports related internet operation.
Vogel served as the Assistant Sports Information Director at Clark Atlanta University from 2012-2014 where he assisted in all areas of sports information. With the Panthers, Vogel served as the primary contact for football, women's basketball, softball and baseball. Since joining the department, he also assisted with the conference tournaments.
A native of Chicago, Ill., Vogel graduated from the University of Miami in 2017 with a Master of Science in Education degree in Sports Administration and Clark Atlanta University in 2013 with a bachelor's degree in Communications.
Vogel worked in event marketing for the Atlanta Falcons and promotions with the Atlanta Hawks on the professional level.
Vogel is a member of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) organization and Minority Opportunities Athletic Association Inc. (MOAA).