Amelia Drexford

Amelia Drexel is the Assistant Director for Compliance at Penn State. In this role she assists with the day-to-day oversight of coaches, students, and administrators to ensure adherence to institutional, Big Ten Conference and NCAA guidelines.


Prior to joining the Penn State staff, Amelia served as the Associate Director for NCAA Compliance at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for three years. She also served as an intern in the compliance office at Penn State as an undergraduate student. While at UNLV, Amelia was a member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee and Student-Athlete Welfare Advancement Team.


Amelia received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology-Neuroscience as well as her Master of Education in Higher Education from Penn State University.