Bobby Dwyer, Senior Associate Athletics Director for Development, heads the Tribe Club, the department’s alumni fund-raising arm. He came on board in October 1985 after holding assistant basketball coaching positions at the U.S. Military Academy and Duke.
Dwyer was promoted to Senior Associate Athletics Director in the spring of 2004. Dwyer heads up the fund-raising efforts for the athletics department, and he supervises the marketing and promotions, corporate sponsors, ticketing and special events departments.
Dwyer graduated from Wake Forest in 1974 where he was a member of the varsity basketball team for three years and captained the squad as a senior. He received his master’s degree in higher education from W&M in 1994.
He is a past president of the Williamsburg chapter of the American Cancer Society and the American Heart Association. He and his wife, Patti, have two sons, Patrick and Peter, and daughter-in-law, Melissa, and live in Williamsburg.