Darby Lynn Nevola joined the Blue Devils staff in February of 2016, and currently serves as the Assistant Director of Administrative Operations, where she works primarily with Duke Vice President and Director of Athletics Kevin White.
Nevola graduated from Northwestern University in 2011. While at Northwestern, Nevola was a student-athlete on the women's lacrosse team, where she won three National Championships and earned Academic All-American and Academic All-Big Ten accolades. Nevola also served as the President of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and a representative to the Big Ten Conference.
After graduation, Nevola worked in New York, N.Y., at a Digital Media Firm before becoming the Vice President of Operations at Dynamic Sports Management, a youth sports management company, in Melville, N.Y.
Nevola currently resides in Durham with husband JR Nevola, a math teacher at Riverside High School.