Brian Dewey was named the Athletic Director for the Mercyhurst North East Saints in the summer of 2014. He has been a member of the athletic department since 2001, and the head softball coach since 2002. In his 15 years as head coach, the Saints have qualified for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Tournament nine times.
In 15 years at the helm of the softball team, Dewey has compiled an overall record of 465-196. Dewey has also been a part of 12 conference championships and 11 Region Championships. Dewey has been named East Region Coach of the year four times (2006, 2011, 2013, and 2014). He was one of three coaches nominated for NFCA National Coach of the Year and was also named WNYAC Coach of the year five times (2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, and 2011).
Along with his success as a coach, Dewey has been an integral part of the athletic department over the past 16 years. He was the Sports Information Director from 2002-2006, the Interim Athletic Director in 2007, the Director of Compliance from 2008-2011 and the Assistant Athletic Director from 2012-14, before being named Head Athletic Director. Dewey continues to coach the Saints softball team.
Dewey, a native of Erie, PA, graduated from Mercyhurst University in 2000 and began his successful career with the Saints in 2001.