Director of Player Personnel
Dave Peloquin is in his 14th year with the Notre Dame football program in 2017 and fifth as director of player personnel. Peloquin’s responsibilities include serving as a liaison between the program and various University departments, including admissions, academic services for student-athletes and campus housing.
Peloquin also works with the program’s recruiting efforts and handles special projects assigned by head coach Brian Kelly. He played a critical role in helping the Irish secure four top-10 recruiting classes in a six-year period.
Prior to being promoted to director of football development, Peloquin served as coordinator of player personnel development for two seasons. In 2004, Peloquin served in a similar capacity as a recruiting assistant, a role in which he worked with the coaching staff assisting in all recruiting aspects.
A 2003 Notre Dame graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from the Mendoza College of Business, Peloquin served as a student manager from 2000 to 2002 and was named head senior manager for the 2002 season.
Peloquin is a native of Blue Island, Illinois, and is married to the former Jamie Meisenhelder. The couple has two daughters, Mackenzie and Kylie, and one son, DJ.