In 2003, Matt Brachowski was named Assistant Athletic Director for Event Management after working as the Director of Event Management since July 2001. In this capacity, he is responsible for event operations of the Association's 21 intercollegiate sports. Brachowski also acts as a liaison to the Southeastern Conference and NCAA regarding on-campus championships.
When Georgia is selected as host, Brachowski serves as Tournament Director during the NCAA Division I Tennis Championships and recently served as the chairman of the NCAA Division I Tennis Committee. Aside from his involvement with the tennis championships at Georgia, he has also served as tournament director for the NCAA Women's Basketball Championships and Southeastern Conference Women's Golf, Volleyball and Men's and Women's Tennis Championships. During the 1996 Summer Olympics, Brachowski served as Assistant Venue Manager for Stegeman Coliseum, overseeing operations for volleyball and rhythmic gymnastics.
A native of Marietta, Ga., Brachowski is a graduate of Walton High School. He received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri in 1993 and a M.Ed. in Sports Administration from Georgia in 1995. Brachowski is married to the former Melanie Lazenby of Conyers, Georgia. The couple has two children, twins Brannan and Emma, born in March of 2010.
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