Gerry Brown is in her 30th season with Duke basketball and her 22nd season as Mike Krzyzewski’s executive assistant. She works closely with numerous senior university and athletic administrators and the Duke basketball staff in coordinating Krzyzewski’s calendar and speaking engagements on and off campus, and assists Coach K with all of his travel and recruiting responsibilities. Brown is also in charge of coordinating ticket requests that the basketball office receives and those of the coaching staff and players.
The 2016-17 season marks Brown’s 32nd year working at Duke University. She has also worked for the Physical Education Department and the Athletics Ticket Office.
Brown and her husband, Philip, reside in Durham. They have two grown children, Philip and Megan, and four grandchildren: August and Lela Brown and James and Caroline Shafferman (twins).