Justine Buerkle is an assistant director of athletic communications at the University of Minnesota. She handles media relations, social media andgophersports.comcontent for the Golden Gopher women's basketball and rowing teams.
Buerkle previously served as a student intern during her four years as a student at Minnesota. She also interned with the Minnesota Lynx public relations department during the 2012 season.
Buerkle is from Roseville, Minn., and graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management.
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