Bret joined the Florida State Compliance Office in the spring of 2006 as an intern while working on his Masters Degree. The following year Bret accepted a position as a graduate assistant and after finishing his degree, joined the Compliance staff full time as Compliance Assistant. After spending two years as Compliance Assistant, Bret stepped into the role of Compliance Coordinator in August of 2009.
Mr. Cowley's job duties include maintaining individual student-athlete sports files, developing standard compliance forms and writing general correspondence. Bret also assists with monitoring recruiting activities, camps and clinics and medical hardships.
Born and raised in Fayetteville, TN, Bret received his undergraduate degree in Business Management from Middle Tennessee State University in 2004 and his Masters Degree in Higher Education Administration from Florida State in 2007.