Andrea Lapointe joined Harvard Athletics in a full-time capacity in August 2013 and currently serves as Travel and Operations Coordinator where she oversees travel for all of the Crimson’s 42 varsity sports, scheduling of all athletic facilities and assists with event management.
Prior to her role of Travel and Operations Coordinator, Lapointe served as an Athletic Event and Facility Operations Intern at Harvard during the 2012-13 academic year. She acted as the primary event manager for field hockey, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s volleyball, softball, track and field and wrestling while also assisting with football operations. Lapointe also coordinated schedules for 17 athletic facilities, served as lead manager of four facilities and was the main point-of-contact and on-site director for non-Harvard events including the Major League Lacrosse Championship.
A graduate of Ithaca in 2012 with a Master’s of Science in sports management, she served as a graduate assistant in the athletic department where she managed 160-plus home sport events, directed all swimming competitions and advised and oversaw student athlete advisory committee. Lapointe also provided support during the NCAA Division III women’s soccer and women’s basketball regional tournaments hosted by Ithaca.
She also has experience with Tri-Maine (intern/event staff) and Into the Mud Challenge (race director).
Lapointe, who resides in Brighton, Mass., completed her bachelors of arts in media studies with a minor in business administration from the University of Southern Maine in 2011.