office of the President

Josh Downing ~ Chair, Staff Assembly



Josh Downing

Josh Downing joined Butler University in June 2006. As the Associate Director of Recreation, HRC Operations, Downing oversees the overall operation of Butler's Health and Recreation Complex. He also serves as Chair of Staff Assembly. In this role, he advocates and serves as a liaison between staff and administration. Downing began his career at Indiana University as the Assistant Director of Intramural and Club Sports. He received his bachelor of science in sport management and master of science in recreational sports administration degrees from Indiana University's School of Public Health. Downing has held numerous leadership positions within NIRSA, the Leaders in Collegiate Recreation. He is actively involved in the youth sports community in the Center Grove area.