Began at Auburn: February 2000
Education: Canaan graduated from Auburn University in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in health promotion and sports management with a minor in business. She went on to earn her master's degree in higher education administration in 2003, also from Auburn University.
Job Responsibilities: Oversees all NCAA initial eligibility for incoming student-athletes, and facilitates the admissions process. Handles all transfer paperwork for current student-athletes, and administers vacation period expenses to all student-athletes.
Past Experience: Canaan has worked for Auburn Athletics for the past fifteen years. Before beginning her position as Director of Compliance in 2005, Canaan served as the Assistant for Athletics Recruiting and Compliance from 2002-2005, and the Recruiting Graduate Assistant from 2000-2002.
Personal: Canaan is a third-generation Auburn graduate originally from Tuscaloosa, Ala. She has a husband named Sean, and two children: a daughter named Calleigh (8) and a son named Sam (3).