Kyle Pifer has been named senior associate athletic director for compliance, Director of Athletics Bob De Carolis announced Wednesday.
The native of Frankfort, Ind., arrives from the University of Washington, where he served as the associate athletic director for compliance from 2009-13.
Previous to his stint at UW, he served as OSU's interim director of compliance and compliance coordinator for 18 months after spending four years at Gonzaga in a similar role.
Pifer provides strategic leadership for NCAA and Pac-12 Conference rules compliance for the Beavers’ 17 intercollegiate sports programs.
He holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Francis Marion University in South Carolina, where he was a four-year track and field letterman, an academic all-district selection and graduated summa cum laude.