A familiar face to the MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER), Jamie Drahos returned to the Engineers as the department’s Manager of Club Sports, Intramurals and Sports Camps in 2013 and is in her sixth year in 2018-19. She previously was on the staff at Boston University, where she was the Assistant Manager of Club Sports and Intramurals.
At Boston University, Drahos worked with a club sports program that includes over 30 programs. She managed and supervised the day-to-day operations of the program, including working with the clubs on facility scheduling, budgeting, fundraising, travel, hiring of coaches, goal setting, recruiting and marketing. From 2008-10 Drahos served as the Assistant Director of Aquatics at MIT. She also has worked with the recreation programs at Saint Joseph’s University and Ithaca College.
As an active volunteer within the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), Drahos has served on various committees, including the host committee for the NIRSA Region 1 Conference in Boston in 2014.
A 2003 graduate of Franklin & Marshall College, Drahos holds a BA in business management and was a three-sport athlete in soccer, basketball, and golf. She then went on to earn a Master's degree in sport and recreation management at Temple University in 2005.