Bernard Muir was named Stanford’s Jaquish & Kenninger director of athletics in 2012. Through four seasons under Bernard’s leadership, Stanford has extended two of the most unfathomable streaks in college athletics. In 2015–16, the Cardinal captured its 22nd consecutive Learfield Directors’ Cup, presented to the most successful intercollegiate athletic department in the nation. Bernard’s leadership was also recognized with recent achievements. This past spring, Bernard was an Athletic Director of the Year finalist for the Sports Business Awards. In 2015, Bernard was a recipient of the NCAA’s prestigious Silver Anniversary Award, which annually recognizes distinguished individuals on the 25th anniversary of the conclusion of their collegiate athletic careers while taking into account professional achievements.