Casey Cook is in his fifteenth year with the Kansas Athletics department and fifth year as the Assistant Athletic Director – Events. In his current role, Cook oversees the event management for Football, Men’s Basketball and Baseball. Additionally, he oversees the facility operations of Hoglund Ballpark. Prior to his current role, Cook held the titles of Director of Facilities/Events from 2009-2014, Assistant Director of Facilites/Events from 2005-2009 and Graduate Assistant – Facilities/Events from 2003-2005.
Cook is a graduate of the Sports Management Institute Executive Program, and is a member of CEFMA.
Cook earned his master’s degree in sports administration in 2004 from the University of Kansas. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 2002 from Nicholls State University in Thibodeaux, Louisiana. Cook spent 3 years at Kansas State University from 1996-1999 where he was a member of the baseball team.
Cook, a native of Lawrence, Kansas, and his wife, Brianne, have one son, Cayman, 11, and two daughters, Kiyana, 8, and Brittyn, 5.