Team Roster

Durham Sports Commission staffStaff:

Executive Director: Ashleigh Bachert

Top 5 Things to Know:

  1. Played varsity softball at the University of Connecticut – as a lefty catcher.
  2. Highlight of my collegiate athletic marketing career was assisting to create a sellout for the Louisville vs. UConn Women’s Basketball game – which also won the NCAA Pack the House Challenge in 2007. 
  3. Have raced in over 10 half marathons and one full marathon.
  4. Played a high school state championship softball playoff game at the Historic Durham Bulls Park.
  5. I’m addicted to Starbucks!

Sports Services Manager: Alyssa Duke

Top 5 Things to Know:

  1. My husband went to NC State, I’m a UNC-Chapel Hill alum and our last name is Duke. 
  2. I played competitive soccer my entire life and have torn 4 ligaments in my right knee.
  3. Prior to joining the DSC, I worked for the Atlantic Coast Conference where I was a part of five ACC Women’s Basketball Championships, Four ACC Men’s Basketball Championships, Four ACC Football Championships, Four ACC Baseball Championships and was the point person for the 2015 NCAA Women’s Basketball Regional hosted in Greensboro.  
  4. My favorite sports moment thus far was my ride on the Syracuse Women’s Basketball 2016 NCAA Tournament Run.  As the ACC representative, I traveled for three weeks from Syracuse, NY, to Sioux Falls, SD, to Indianapolis, IN with an underestimated Syracuse team who consistently knocked off higher seeded opponents on their way to the National Championship game.  
  5. I grew up in “The Happiest Seaside Town in America”, Southport, NC. 

 

2017-18 DSC Board:
Omar Beasley – Chairman
George Habel – Vice Chairman
Terrence Holt – Secretary/Treasurer
Dan Hill
Tommy Hunt
Chris Kennedy
Ingrid Wicker-McCree
Dwight Perry
Susan Scott