Brian Samuels has been promoted to athletic manager of events and facilities in October of 2015, after joining the department in January of 2014 as a maintenance aid.
Samuels worked as RAC desk staff, student manager at the RAC, and event staff for UMBC. In addition, he served as the assistant director for the Retriever Open Wrestling Tournament in 2012. During this time as an undergrad at UMBC, Samuels was responsible for maintaining, fixing, and cleaning general weight equipment, managing student workers, and assisting in overall operations for NCAA contests and external events.
Samuels earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology, along with a minor in biology from UMBC in 2013. He is currently pursuing his MBA at UMBC.