Casey attended Greater Nanticoke High School where she participated in cross country, basketball, softball and track and field. The 1990 women’s basketball team won the State championship, with Casey earning MVP honors. She won the WNEP-TV 16 Sports Star of the Year Award and the Killer Bees Athletic Club Athlete of the Year Award. Casey enters her third full year as associate director of athletics and her eighth year overall at Missouri State. She oversees the operations of several of the institution’s 16 men’s and women’s sports programs. In addition, she has oversight of the academic, athletic training, strength and conditioning, equipment and compliance areas and is the primary personnel administrator for intercollegiate athletics. Casey joined the MSU staff in March 2003 as assistant director of athletics for compliance, a post in which she served until succeeding Dr. Darlene Bailey as associate athletics director in September of 2006. A native of Nanticoke, PA., Casey came to MSU from Coastal Caroline University, where she had been assistant athletics director for compliance since 1998. At Coastal Carolina, Casey’s responsibilities included overseeing budgets for some of the school’s 17 sports, working in game operations, supervising the hosting of conference championships and directing summer sports camps. She was honored as the Big South Compliance Direction of the Year in 2000. Casey graduated from St. Bonaventure University in 1994 and earned a master’s degree from the University of Connecticut in 1996. At St. Bonaventure, she was named to the 1990-91 Atlantic 10 Conference All Rookie Team and 1993-94 to the Atlantic 10 Conference Third Team All Conference Team. She served one year as an intern in the Syracuse University athletics compliance office and spent two years in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference compliance section. A four-year starter in women’s basketball at St. Bonaventure, Casey was inducted into the school’s athletic hall of fame in February of 2007.