Long-time team manager Cody Johnson has been promoted to Director of Operations for the Oregon women's basketball team, head coach Paul Westhead announced on Monday.
"I'm really excited to continue working with the Oregon women's basketball team," Johnson said. "I'm a Duck through and through and getting a chance to start working in college athletics at my alma mater is a dream come true."
Johnson, a 2011 Oregon graduate, also graduated from the UO law school in 2013 with a Master's in Conflict and Dispute Resolution.
Johnson has been with the program for six years as a student team manager. In his new role, the New Plymouth, Idaho, native will assist in the day-to-day management of the program. Johnson will be responsible for coordinating travel, practice times and visiting team arrangements. He will also oversee the team managers and mange the Fast Break Club, faculty guest coach program plus fan and community events.
Johnson takes over for former Director of Operations, Janell Bergstrom, who spent four years in the position.