|Position:||Director, Jacobson Athletic Academic Center|
|Other Position:||Academic Advisor|
|Alma Mater:||Old Dominion University|
Dr. April Brecht is in her 18th year at Old Dominion, and her 7th as the Director of the Jacobson Athletic Academic Center.
A native of Hannibal, Mo., she is the coordinator of the tutoring program and study hall, while also overseeing the PRIDE Program. Brecht also serves as the academic advisor for rowing, men’s and women’s sailing, men’s and women’s tennis and wrestling.
She is a member of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics.
April is an Old Dominion graduate, receiving her bachelors degree in interdisciplinary studies. She received her Masters of Science in Education and achieved her PhD in higher education in May 2014.