Academics Coaching Staff
Kellie Catanach
Learning Specialist
Coach Info:
Position: Learning Specialist

Kellie Catanach, the 2010 ACC Volleyball Player of the Year, became a learning specialist in the Student-Athlete Academic Support Unit at Florida State after serving as a graduate assistant in 2013 and 2014. 

Catanach was a four-year member of the volleyball team at Duke (2008-11) where she earned All-ACC and All-America honors while leading the Blue Devils to a pair of ACC Championships (2008 and 2010).  In 2010 she earned AVCA All-America Third Team honors, was named the ACC Player of the Year and earned All-ACC honors for the third consecutive season.  Catanach was named to the All-ACC Freshman team in in 2008, earned AVCA All-America Honorable Mention honors in 2009 and was named to the All-East Region team for the third time in her career in 2010. 

In 2010 she led Duke to the East Regional finals of the NCAA Tournament and in 2008 she led the Blue Devils to the NCAA Tournament as the ACC Champions. In 2009, she was named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll and to the All-ACC Academic Volleyball team.

Immediately following her graduation from Duke in 2012, Catanach joined the Duke Athletic Department as an Administrative and Championships Assistant.  In that position she spent time working in the sports information, development, special events and student-athlete development departments.  She also served as the direct assistant to the Senior Woman Administrator.

Catanach majored in both psychology and sociology at Duke and earned her Master's Degree in sport management from Florida State in 2015.