Davis Hendrickson assumed the position of Assistant Director of Development in July 2016. Prior to his current role, Hendrickson held the title of Coordinator, Donor Relations for the Office of Athletics Development.
Hendrickson completed his undergraduate work at the University of Illinois in 2013 with a double major in business management and marketing. He was a four-year letter-winner on the University of Illinois baseball team from 2010-13. Hendrickson helped the Fighting Illini capture both the regular season Big Ten Championship and Tournament Championship in 2011 and was named to the 2011 NCAA All-Regional Team. Hendrickson competed in two NCAA Tournaments and was recognized as a member of the All-Big Ten Academic Teams in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
The Macomb, Illinois, native completed his master's degree from the University of Illinois in 2015 while working as a graduate assistant. Prior to his time with Illinois Athletics, he worked as a District Manager with ALDI, Inc. Davis is married to the former Katie Porada (Hendrickson), who was a standout student-athlete on the Fighting Illini women’s track team. Katie also competed on the University of Oregon track team during her graduate work.