Nathan Baliva  |  Published August 09, 2023

New Intramurals Director

Galesburg native Luke Bradburn to direct important component of the College’s cocurricular activities.

MONMOUTH, Ill. – Luke Bradburn has been named Monmouth College’s director of intramurals, bringing a variety of experiences to campus.

LUKE BRADBURN: Galesburg native has worked at Discovery Depot Children's Museum and Ballparks... LUKE BRADBURN: Galesburg native has worked at Discovery Depot Children's Museum and Ballparks National near the Lake of the Ozarks,Last summer, the native of nearby Galesburg, Illinois, had an impressive internship with Ballparks National in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, where he worked as a tournament director, guest services representative, and emcee while supervising park facilities and assisting with tournament scheduling.

As a guest services employee at the Discovery Depot Children’s Museum in Galesburg, Bradburn facilitated the children’s programs, sold and managed museum memberships, oversaw remote learning classrooms, and worked on the special events staff.

With the return of organized intramurals this year, Monmouth students will be able to participate in a variety of sports, events and activities as part of their cocurriculuar experience. Students will be able to find events that fit their skill level and will have the opportunity to learn new skills and sports.

Activities Bradburn plans to offer during the 2023-24 school year include volleyball, flag football, basketball, bags/cornhole, pickleball, ping pong and card games. Activities will be offered in various formats, as some events will take place over a semester while others will be single-day tournaments or sessions.

A graduate of Galesburg High School and an Eagle Scout, Bradburn holds a sport management degree from Olivet Nazarene University.

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