|Position:||Director of Athletic Facilities, Game Operations and Championships (M Basketball, Golf)|
|Alma Mater:||Buena Vista University '04|
Ryan Cakerice joined the Facilities and Game Operations staff in May 2007. He assists in all aspects of facilities and game operations event planning and execution for all of Duke’s athletic home events.
Cakerice received a B.A. degree in exercise science-sport management from Buena Vista University in 2004. While at B.V.U. Cakerice played football for three years and served as a student assistant coach after injuries cut his playing days short. Cakerice also spent the winter of 2004 as an event management intern at Iowa State University. He earned a masters degree in sport management from Wichita State University in May 2008.
A native of Maxwell, Iowa, Cakerice and his wife, Kimberly, were married on August 16, 2008. The couple currently resides in Cary with their daughter Madelyn and son Landon.