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Chris Copes

Coordinator, Facility Operations


Chris joined the Wellness and Recreation team in November 2023. Prior to NC State, Chris received his B.S. in Recreation Administration from North Carolina Central University and is currently completing his thesis to receive an M.A. in Exercise and Sport Science: Sport Administration from UNC Chapel Hill. He most recently served as the graduate assistant for the Dean E. Smith Center and has previously made stops in municipal parks and recreation, college athletics, and the nonprofit sector.

In his free time, Chris enjoys participating in recreation leagues, supporting local restaurants, and spending time with his partner, Zyonna, and their dog, Dani.