July 8, 2008
Park Ridge, Ill. - The Big Ten Conference office announced today that Kristen Brown has been promoted to Associate Director of Championships. Brown has held the role of Assistant Director of Championships since July 1, 2005, after serving as the C.D. Henry Intern in the conference office since December of 2003.
Brown will continue to serve as the sport liaison for volleyball, men's gymnastics and men's tennis. She will also continue to assist with the management of the Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament and remain in a supervisory role with the Women's Basketball Officiating Consortium. Brown graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2003 with a degree in education and was a letterwinner on the school's women's basketball team.
TRANSACTIONS: Kristen Brown named Associate Director of Championships.