|Position:||Associate AD / Ticket Sales & Operations|
Brent Crank was named to the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Ticket Operations for the University of Miami in July of 2012.
Crank, who spent the past year as director of ticketing at University of Alabama, joins the Miami Hurricanes staff with extensive experience across the college athletics landscape.
While a member of the Roll Tide administrative staff, Crank managed the daily operations of the athletics tickets office, oversaw gameday operations of the home football and basketball schedules, and coordinated season ticket renewals for Alabama teams.
Prior to his time in Tuscaloosa, Crank spent three years as the assistant athletic director for ticket operations at Marquette University. While with the Golden Eagles, Crank managed the entire ticket operation (consisting of season tickets, single games, mini-packs, student tickets and postseason tickets), implemented a variable pricing structure for men’s basketball that resulted in $5.3 million dollars in ticket revenue for the 2010-11 season, and helped increase ticket sales by 10 percent.
The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire graduate (2005) has also worked in ticket operations for Tulane University and the University of Oregon. While at UW-Eau Claire, Crank majored in kinesiology and minored in business.