New Commissioner of WCHA

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today announced that Bill Robertson has been selected as the new commissioner of college hockey’s most historic, tradition-rich and successful conference. He accepted a multi-year agreement with the WCHA.

“I am excited about this wonderful opportunity to help lead and guide the WCHA for many years to come,” said Robertson. “It is truly an honor to serve this iconic sports and collegiate hockey conference, while showcasing some of the top student-athletes and institutions in the country.”

“We are thrilled to announce Bill Robertson as the next commissioner of the WCHA,” said Dr. Richard Davenport, President of Minnesota State University, Mankato, who led the search committee. “He has been a champion of collegiate hockey and a strong partner of the WCHA for many years. Bill is a proven leader and expert communicator with tremendous experience developing sports organizations and events across the country, including the WCHA Final Five. His knowledge of the organization, passion for the game, and respect for the collegiate experience make him a great choice to shepherd this new era for the WCHA.”