Ron Wellman

Inducted: 2024

  • A native of Ohio
  • Served as the athletic director at Wake Forest for 28 years (1992-2019)
  • During his tenure, Wake won 22 ACC championships along with five team and seven individual national titles
  • Wake Forest raised more than $400 million in philanthropic support for athletics
  • Recognized as the Collegiate Athletic Director of the Year by Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal (2008)
  • Chairman of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship committee in 2013-14