From Katie Gentilello
Mark Rountree will be taking the place of Todd Stansbury this week. Mark is a former football student-athlete at Louisiana Tech and experienced athletics administrator who most recently served as the director of athletics at Portland State University. Mark joined Georgia Tech in November of 2016. Rountree, served as Portland State's director of athletics since Jan. 2, 2015. In less than two years as A.D., he instituted fundraising and oversaw groundbreaking for the Viking Pavilion Project, a $50 million renovation of PSU's main athletics facility, which will include a 3,000-seat arena and 15,000 square feet dedicated to student-athletes' academic pursuits when construction is completed in 2018.