Carl Clapp

Associate Athletics Director, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

Chapter Board - Hawaii

University of Hawai’i at Manoa Carl Clapp is in his 10th year as the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa Associate Athletics Director for Administrative Services. With more than 30 years of experience in intercollegiate athletics, both as an administrator and a coach, Clapp oversees the internal, day-to-day operations of the department and supervises several sports.


Carl reviews all initiatives that have a financial impact, is responsible for contract administration for the Department , and serves as the Department’s liaison to the Hawai‘i Congressional delegation, the State Legislature, Aloha Stadium and other state and county entities. Clapp coordinates football scheduling and participation in football bowl games and NCAA Championships.


Clapp and his wife, Joyce, have four children, Jennifer a graduate of the University of Washington, Justin who played football and earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Sarah Joyce a graduate of the University of Hawai'i at Manoa and Christian a football student-athlete at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV).

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