Chad Copeland
Chad Copeland
Title: Assistant Athletic Director for Communications/Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
Phone: 802.635.1384
Previous College: Castleton University '16 MS '17

Copeland comes to Northern Vermont University-Johnson as the Assistant Athletic Director for Communication and 
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach following one year as the Director of Athletics at Twinfield Union School in 2017. At Twinfield, Copeland was responsible for all facets of athletic operation for grades K-12.

Prior to his time at Twinfield Union School, Copeland was the athletics intern at Green Mountain College. Copeland did the majority of his work as an assistant Sports Information Director while also assisted the athletic staff in the coordination and management of games and practices.

In 2016, Copeland also spent time as the operational intern at Spartan Arena where he was responsible for coordinating and scheduling for the arena.

Copeland is a 2017 graduate from Castleton University, earning a Master of Science in Athletic Leadership degree and a Bachelor of Science in Sports Administration degree. Copeland was a standout athlete at Castleton University where he was a member on the men’s basketball team from 2012-2017. Copeland played in 117 games, while starting 93 of those games. He ranks fourth all time in points, third in rebounds and fourth in blocked shots.

He has worked multiple summer basketball camps including Kevin Ollie’s Basketball Camp (University of Connecticut), Paul Culpo’s Basketball Camp (Castelton University), Nebraska Wesleyan University Elite Camp (Nebraska Wesleyan), John Becker Basketball Camp (University of Vermont)and is the Director of the Central Vermont Hoop Camp.