Duke Leadership Academy Scholars Profile
Title: Assistant Athletics Director
Senior Management Area: Duke Athletics
Class Year: 2023
Elinor Hurt joined the Duke Athletics staff in June of
2009 and serves as the Assistant Director of
A native of Rockwell, N.C., Hurt spent her first six
years at Duke working in the development office including
a stint as an Associate Director of the Iron Dukes Annual
Fund. In July of 2016, she transitioned into the ticket
office and, two years later, was elevated to a position
on the department's senior leadership team.
Hurt graduated from Duke University in May of 2009 with
degrees in psychology and political science.