Trace Wilgus

Associate Athletic Director • Compliance

Trace Wilgus joined the Vanderbilt staff in 2018 and oversees the athletic department’s compliance efforts. He also serves as the sport administrator for the men’s basketball program.

Wilgus spent nine years in progressive compliance roles at Texas, most recently as an assistant athletic director, prior to his arrival on West End.

Wilgus has served the National Association for Athletics Compliance in varying capacities and leadership roles, and currently serves as the organization’s third vice president.

Wilgus earned an undergraduate degree from Purdue and a master’s degree from Louisville.