Lynn Sparks is in her eighth year as Clemson's Director of Sales. She began her employment in this area of the athletic department in April 2000, but has worked for the department for 16 years. She is involved in developing advertising and marketing plans to increase sales on a season and single-event basis for football and basketball. She also coordinates marketing and promotion of group sales for football and basketball, and oversees the gameday and pregame operations of the executive suites.
Sparks also sells advertisements for the gameday football programs and oversees the Athletic Department's courtesy car program. Sparks began her career in Clemson athletics in the football office as an administrative assistant from 1992-99, working for three different head coaches.
The native of Greenwood, SC attended Clemson from 1974-76 and graduated from Winthrop in 1977 with a degree in psychology. Sparks and her husband Ron reside in Seneca.