Ben Brandenburg was promoted to Recruiting Operations Coordinator in July 2014 after serving as a full-time UGA football recruiting assistant for the previous three years.
A native of Augusta, Ga., Brandenburg began working for the UGA Athletic Association as a sports communications intern in 2007. He later served as an office assistant for the director of football operations during the 2009 season and was a defensive student assistant coach for the Georgia football team from January 2009 - March 2010. He was then hired as the recruiting graduate assistant before being promoted to the full-time assistant position in June 2011.
As recruiting assistant, Brandenburg helps coordinate the on-campus recruiting efforts through travel, film, and visits. He also oversees marketing strategies used throughout the football office and manages UGA's prospect database.
Brandenburg received a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication (public relations) from UGA's Grady College in 2009 and also minored in history. He earned his master's degree in education from Georgia in 2012.
A 2005 graduate of Lakeside High School in Evans, Ga, Brandenburg is married to the former Mobley Moss of Augusta, Ga. She teaches first grade at Rocky Branch Elementary School in Watkinsville, Ga.