University of Miami Athletics

Joe Forney


Business Office Coordinator

Joe Forney -  - University of Miami Athletics

Joe Forney currently serves as Miami’s Business Office Coordinator. His primary responsibilities include managing the departments accounts payable functions and assisting in other business office operations.

Forney joins the Canes from Miami(OH) University where he served from 2017 to 2021. He held two roles in his time with the RedHawks. First, as the Director of Baseball/Softball Operations and then as the Director of Internal Operations. His primary responsibilities involved team travel, budgeting, accounts payable, external rentals, events, and on-campus recruiting.

Prior to his operational roles Forney held Baseball Coaching positions with IMG Academy, Miami(OH) University, the Hamilton Joe’s, and the Cincinnati Steam.

Forney earned a Master’s Degree in Kinesiology and Health from Miami University in 2020 and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Xavier University in 2015. During his time at Xavier, he was a standout student-athlete, receiving multiple awards and recognitions during his four-year career. Forney was a 2014 All Big East Tournament Team selection, 2015 Second Team All Big East selection, and 2014 & 2015 All Academic Big East selection. In addition, he earned the 2015 Xavier University Sedler Award for Outstanding Male Student-Athlete.

Joe lives in Coral Gables with his wife Tori and their dog Penny.