Shawn Newton joined the Duke Athletics staff in August 2015 and currently serves as the Director of Intramural Sports for the Recreation & Physical Education department.
A native of Loretto, Ky., Shawn is a 2009 graduate of the University of Louisville where he received his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and a 2011 graduate of the University of Kentucky where he acquired his Master of Science in Sports Leadership. Prior to joining the Duke staff, he worked as the Coordinator of Intramural Sports as well as the Assistant Director of Intramural Sports at the University of Oregon in Eugene, OR.
Shawn enjoys officiating basketball and volleyball and loves to play golf in his spare time. He currently resides in Durham, N.C. with his wife Stephanie.