David Hughes

David Hughes is currently a Pre-doctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania and will complete his PhD in 2018. He is a former Student Representative on The Drake Group Board of Directors. He is a proud Morehouse and Prairie View A&M University alumnus. Prior to becoming a fellow at the University of Pennsylvania, he severed as a Lecturer of sport management at Morgan State University. His research interest include: African American athlete’s financial literacy, Recruitment experiences of top tier African American student athletes who choose to attend Historically White Institutions (HWIs) instead of Historically Black Institutions (HBIs), How Historically Black Institutions (HBIs) can monetize their athletic programs, and Black Leadership in Sports.