The Office of Student-Athlete Development is committed to inspiring, engaging and advancing student-athletes outside the athletic arena.
Student-Athlete Development Team
Director of Student-Athlete Development- Bridget Woodruff
Bridget oversees the Office of Student-Athlete Development. These responsibilities include supervising the Office of Student-Athlete Development team members, overseeing the Student-Athlete Development curriculum, organizing the Buckinghams: Student-Athlete Annual Showcase of Excellence, serving as the advisor for the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and providing career development programming for all student-athletes.
Director of Student-Athlete Development
Student-Athlete Development Assistant/Advisor- Kelly Higgins
Kelly is responsible for providing personal development programming for student-athletes. These responsibilities include organizing the Badger Beginnings program and the sophomore and junior personal development programs. In addition, she coordinates the student-athlete handbook, organizes the student-athlete graduation receptions and is in charge of the Badger Challenge.
Student-Athlete Development Assistant/Advisor
Beyond the Game Coordinator/Student-Athlete Development Assistant- Andre' Harris
Andre' oversees and organizes all programming associated with the Beyond the Game Program (BTG). In addition to BTG responsibilities, he is the advisor for the Student-Athletes Equally Supporting Others (SAESO) organization, the campus diversity liaison and is responsible for student-athlete diversity and inclusion programming.
Beyond the Game Coordinator/Student-Athlete Development Assistant
Office of Student-Athlete Development
1440 Monroe Street
Madison, WI 53711
Location: Kellner Hall, Lower Level