|Brooks Keisler -
Brooks Keisler completes the new coaching staff at UAB, coming to the Blazers after a stint in the Georgia Southern Athletics Department. At Georgia Southern, Keisler served as the sports information contact for volleyball, working under Kerry Messersmith throughout the 2005 season.
Keisler's role under the coaching staff included marketing and promotion of the program, as well as assisting with the day-to-day operations of the team and athletics department. He also served as the tournament director for the 2005 Southern Conference Volleyball Tournament, hosted in Statesboro, Ga. A 2004 graduate of Georgia Southern, Keisler will serve as recruiting coordinator for UAB, and will be in charge of all alumni relations for the Blazer nation. The Warner Robins, Ga., native has an extensive athletics background, participating in several sports including playing middle blocker two seasons at the club level.
"Brooks' incredible enthusiasm and dedication to the game will be a wonderful addition to the staff. His in depth experience with marketing and management will be an asset to the program," said Messersmith. "We are looking forward to having a creative mind reconnecting our fanbase and alumni back to UAB volleyball."
Keisler is married to the former Bethany Griffin and they have one child, daughter Anna Brooke, born on March 31, 2006.