Alumni Achievement Award

Kristin Whitted Fasbender is associate director of championships and alliances for the NCAA in Indianapolis. A former Nebraska track and cross country athlete, she graduated with high distinction from UNL in 1997 in broadcast journalism. Fasbender spent a year as an NCAA intern in Kansas City, and then joined the Big 12 Conference as an assistant director of championships. In 1999 she returned to the NCAA, where she has worked with 13 different championships across all three divisions. Fasbender now serves as the lead administrator for the Division I championships in women's volleyball, men's ice hockey and men's tennis. She also serves on her church Parish Council and is a member of Cather Circle and the National Association of Collegiate Women's Athletic Administrators. She and her husband, Shawn, are the parents of Kaitlin, Megan and Will.