Kerry Conner enters his first year at Louisiana Tech as the athletics equipment manager for the Bulldog football team as he brings eight years of experience from two different in-state schools.
Prior to his arrival in Ruston, Conner served as the head equipment manager at Nicholls State in Thibodaux since 2006 where he handled the responsibilities for all of the athletic programs.
Conner also served in the same capacity for Northwestern State from 2004 to 2006. He also served as a student manager in the department while in pursuit of his undergraduate degree from 2001 to 2004.
While working towards his undergraduate degree, Conner spent two summers serving internships in the NFL with the Miami Dolphins in 2003 and the New Orleans Saints in 2004. Conner assisted both organizations in preparation for and during training camp.
The New Iberia, La native holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Northwestern State, graduating in 2003 from the university.
Conner is married to the former Marsiah Woods of Thibodaux, and the couple has a 2-year-old son named Kerry Conner III.