Joey Daly – Executive Director

Joey is passionate about his role with the ASPIRE Sports Institute and furthering the organization’s Mission of “Optimizing the Athlete Experience.” A lifelong athlete, Joey understands the vital role athletics play in the development of individuals and the fabric of local communities. Originally from Picayune, MS, Joey received a bachelor’s degree from Rhodes College where he was a four-year letterman on the basketball team, then went on to receive a Master of Sports Administration degree from Georgia State University. Joey can be found on most weekends spending time with his wife Laura Ann and having princess tea parties with his two young daughters. Occasionally, he can even sneak in a round of golf.


Sports Team: New Orleans Saints (Who Dat!)
Place to Eat in Birmingham: Diplomat Deli – “Get to the Dip!”
Board Game: The Game of Life
NBA Legend: Charles Barkley