CJ Upchurch


CJ has recently joined the Athletics Department as an Athletics Specialist (Operations). Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Gallaudet University, with a major in Marketing and Management, CJ is a dedicated professional currently expanding their skills at New York University in Global Sports Management Fundamentals. With varied experiences at the national, collegiate, and high school levels, CJ brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team.

Outside the office, CJ is a force on the court, proudly representing the National Deaf Men's Volleyball team. With an upcoming appearance at the World Deaf Championship in Japan in the summer of 2024, CJ is not just an athletics specialist but also a seasoned athlete. As a proud alum of TSD, CJ holds a deep love for TSD and its athletics program. With genuine passion for sports and unwavering dedication to TSD, CJ exemplifies the true spirit of enthusiasm in action.