Brandon Leimbach MS has been appointed athletic director at Dominican University of California. He served most recently as associate director of athletics at the Colorado School of Mines and was the school’s associate director of recreational sports (2002-08). At CSM, Brandon was integral in leading the school to its first Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Sports Competition Cup title in 2011-12. He also helped CSM finish 15th among more than 300 NCAA Division ii institutions nationally in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup in 2009-10, its best finish in school history. He was project coordinator for the school’s $21 million Clear Creek Athletics Complex and was instrumental in developing the $26 million Student Recreation Center, which opened in 2007. At Dominican, Leimbach will oversee 12 intercollegiate sports programs, including men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, golf and cross country; men’s lacrosse; and women’s volleyball, tennis and softball.