Dave Peloquin is in his 13th year in 2016 with the Notre Dame football program and fourth as director of player personnel. Peloquin’s responsibilities include serving as a liaison between the program and various University departments, including admissions, academic services for student-athletes and campus housing.
Peloquin also works with the program’s recruiting efforts and handles special projects assigned by head coach Brian Kelly. He played a critical role in helping the Irish secure four top-10 recruiting classes in a six-year period.
Prior to being promoted to director of football development, Peloquin served as coordinator of player personnel development for two seasons. In 2004, Peloquin served in a similar capacity as a recruiting assistant, a role in which he worked with the coaching staff assisting in all recruiting aspects.
A 2003 Notre Dame graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from the Mendoza College of Business, Peloquin served as a student manager from 2000 to 2002 and was named head senior manager for the 2002 season.
Peloquin is a native of Blue Island, Illinois, and is married to the former Jamie Meisenhelder. The couple has two daughters, Mackenzie and Kylie.