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Karen Demeter enters her 17th year with the University of Notre Dame and her first year as Senior Administrative Assistant to the Deputy Athletics Director. She started working the Notre Dame Career Center when she arrived at Notre Dame in 1999 before moving to the Athletics Department in 2000.

In her current role, Demeter serves as the senior administrative assistant to deputy athletics director, Jim Fraleigh, providing support related to the ticket, marketing and business development, commercial and marketing efforts and the men's basketball program. She assists the deputy athletics director with organization, planning, research and meeting preparation and communication related to corporate sponsors. She serves as the liaison for the deputy athletics director for internal and external sources and manages the director's calendar and travel. In addition, she is responsible for coordinating and organizing special events both on and off campus.

Demeter is a native of Copley, Ohio and worked for the Notre Dame Football program for 11 years. In 2000, Demeter was hired as a senior staff assistant for football. In 2001 she was promoted to the football recruiting office where she assisted the coaching staff and recruiting coordinator with all recruiting efforts. From May 2003 until August 2009, Demeter served as the senior administrative assistant for two head football coaches. As the senior administrative assistant to the head football coach, she maintained the head coach's schedule, coordinated speaking and public events, acted as a liaison between the head coach and internal and external sources and managed travel arrangements and correspondence for the head coach. Demeter served as the recruiting services coordinator assisting director of football personnel, Tim McDonnell, with recruiting efforts from August 2010 to May 2012. In May 2012 she moved into the role as Corporate Relations and Monogram Club Coordinator, providing administrative support to the Deputy Athletics Director and Assistant Athletic Director /Executive Director of the Monogram Club before being promoted in January 2015 to Senior Administrative Assistant to the Deputy Athletics Director.

Demeter attended Ivy Tech Community College and in 2008, completed the Supervising with Impact Series offered by the Mendoza College of Business Executive Education Program and Notre Dame Office of Human Relations.

Demeter is married to Darryl Demeter and the couple has two children -- Jocelyn who graduated from St. Mary's College, and Lauren, who graduated from Notre Dame.

Karen Demeter
Karen  Demeter

Position:
Senior Administrative Assistant to the Deputy Athletics Director

Department:
Corporate Relations

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September 30
W, 2-0
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pa. (Ambrose Urbanic Field)
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September 30
Women 8th/Men 25th
ND/Joe Piane Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind. (ND Golf Course)
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September 30
W, 169-54 (MSU); W, 154-69 (Iowa)
Michigan State/Iowa
East Lansing, Mich. (McCaffree Pool)
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September 30
W, 159-62 (MSU); W, 151-72 (Iowa)
Michigan State/Iowa
East Lansing, Mich. (McCaffree Pool)
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September 30
W, 3-1
Duke
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
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September 30
NTS
Northwestern Invitational
Evanston, Ill.
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September 30
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ITF Futures
Fountain Valley, Calif.
October 1
12:00 PM
Syracuse
East Rutherford, N.J.(MetLife Stadium)

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October 1
12:00 PM
Loyola
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
October 1
4:00 PM
NIU
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
October 1
7:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Lynn Stadium)

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October 1
1:00 PM
Delaware
Bethesda, Md. (Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart)
October 1
All Day
ITF Futures
Fountain Valley, Calif.
October 1
All Day
Northwestern Invitational
Evanston, Ill.
October 1
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Pre-Qualifying
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 1
All Day
All-American Championships - Pre-Qualifying
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 2
9:00 AM
Maryland
College Park, Md. (University of Maryland)
October 2
9:00 AM
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College Park, Md. (University of Maryland)
October 2
1:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

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October 2
5:05 PM
USNTDP
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)

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October 2
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Pre-Qualifying
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 2
All Day
All-American Championships - Pre-Qualifying
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 2
All Day
Northwestern Invitational
Evanston, Ill.
October 2
All Day
ITF Futures
Fountain Valley, Calif.
October 3
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Qualifying
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 4
7:00 PM
Indiana
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

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October 4
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Qualifying
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 4
All Day
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Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 5
All Day
All-American Championships - Qualifying
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 6
7:00 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

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October 6
All Day
All-American Championships
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 6
All Day
ITA All-American Championships
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 7
5:00 PM
Dennis Stark Relays
Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
October 7
5:00 PM
Dennis Stark Relays
Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
October 7
7:00 PM
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Syracuse, N.Y. (Women's Building)
October 7
7:30 PM
Northwestern
Evanston, Ill. (Martin Stadium)
October 7
7:35 PM
Arizona State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 7
All Day
ITA All-American Championships
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 7
All Day
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Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 7
All Day
All-American Championships
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 7
All Day
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Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 8
TBA
North Carolina State
Raleigh, N.C.

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October 8
7:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

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October 8
11:00 AM
Oakland
Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
October 8
11:00 AM
Indiana State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
October 8
7:05 PM
Arizona State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 8
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 8
All Day
ITA All-American Championships
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 8
All Day
All-American Championships
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 8
All Day
Bobby Bayliss Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 9
12:00 PM
Western Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
October 9
4:00 PM
Illinois State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
October 9
1:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

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October 9
12:00 PM
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, Mass. (Power Gym)
October 9
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 9
All Day
Fighting Irish Golf Classic
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
October 9
All Day
Bobby Bayliss Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 9
All Day
All-American Championships
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
October 9
All Day
Texas State Jim West Challenge Invite
The Woodlands, Texas (Carlton Woods Club)
October 9
All Day
ITA All-American Championships
Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)

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