Executive Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Affairs
Charles Hurst is in his 12th year with the Florida State athletic
department and his third as executive associate director of athletics for
Hurst was promoted to his present position in 1995 after three
years as an associate athletics director, where he oversaw all of the
department’s financial and business affairs.
In addition to assisting in the daily management of the department,
Hurst’s duties include supervision of the annual budget, business and
ticket office operation, facilities management, personnel records,
departmental contracts and negotiations.
The Talladega, Ala., native came to Tallahassee after a stint at
the University of Florida, where he was Director of Internal Management
Auditing from 1983-87. He was Manager of Internal Auditing at the
University of South Alabama from 1981-83.
Hurst received his bachelor’s degree from Jacksonville State (Ala.)
University with a major in accounting and a minor in economics. He earned
CPA status in 1975 while employed by the private firm of Brook and Freeman
in Anniston, AL.
He and his wife, Juanita, have one daughter, Maria (20).