Heather LaFon stepped into her current role as Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance on March 1, 2018.
LaFon serves as the primary compliance contact for men's basketball, field hockey, women's tennis, lacrosse, men's and women's cross country and men's and women's track and field.
LaFon previously served for 10 years in the compliance office at Virginia Tech, specializing in eligibility and financial aid. LaFon also received two degrees from Virginia Tech, earning her bachelor's degree in marketing management from the university in 2002 before obtaining her master's degree in education in 2008.
LaFon has two daughters – Penelope (3) and Genevieve (1).