Tucson, AZ ─ The Race Track Industry Program today announced the addition of Phil O’Hara to its faculty at the University of Arizona. “Phil, an RTIP alum, is incredibly well-versed in all areas of racing and brings a wealth of knowledge to the students. We could not be more pleased to welcome him back to the program,” said Wendy Davis, Director of the Race Track Industry Program.
O’Hara is currently the president of P.T. O’Hara, Jr. Services, Inc. a consulting, strategic planning, and project management organization. Previous positions held include President and CEO of Equibase and Executive Vice President, Pari-Mutuel Operations for Penn National Gaming, Inc.
“I’m really excited to be returning to the U of A where my dreams of a career in the racing industry began. I look forward to assisting the next generation of racing’s leaders pursue theirs,” said O’Hara.
Students will be welcomed back August 24 with a combination of online and in-person courses.