Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Brad Berndt joined the Duke staff in July of 1997 and serves as an associate athletic director, overseeing the department's academic affairs, athletic financial aid, athletic housing, NCAA eligibility, drug testing and institutional graduation reports. In addition he is the sport administrator for baseball, men's and women's track, and men's and women's cross country.
The Wausau, Wis., native played junior college basketball for two years before transferring to the University of Wisconsin where he earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in 1983 and 1985.
After serving one year as an academic advisor for athletes at Wisconsin, Berndt became the director of academic services at Appalachian State, working there for 12 years.
Berndt is a Peer Reviewer for the NCAA Certification Committee. He and his wife, Sue, have two children, Sarah and Luke.