Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Lindy Brown enters his 15th year as a member of the Duke Sports Information Office after joining the department in November of 1999. He spent seven years as an assistant sports information director prior to being promoted to associate SID in the summer of 2006. Brown joined the Blue Devil family after serving as the sports information director/marketing and promotions coordinator at the University of South Carolina Aiken for three years.
A native of Raleigh, N.C., Brown serves as the primary contact for the women’s basketball, women’s soccer, women’s tennis and women’s golf teams. His 2001-02 women’s basketball media guide placed second nationally in the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) publications contest. The contest was for Division I institutions and received 102 entries. His 2006-07 women’s basketball guide also placed fifth, while the 2007-08 guide was sixth and the 2008-09 guide was seventh in the CoSIDA contests.
A 1996 graduate from Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, N.C., Brown received a Bachelor of Science degree in sport management and worked in the sports information office during college. Prior to graduating, he performed a marketing and promotions internship for the Western Carolina baseball team.
Brown resides in Raleigh along with his wife, Christine, and their children, Jordan (10) and Olivia (6).