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    Cody Cejda
    Cody Cejda

    Director of Football Operations

    Fifth Season at NU


    Northwestern CatBackers Are Ready For Some Football!

    First luncheon of the year takes place September 6


    Kyle Prater Eligible to Play for Northwestern in 2012

    Chicagoland native will have three years of eligibility beginning this season

    Cody Cejda is in his fifth season at Northwestern and his third as the Director of Football Operations after being promoted prior to the 2011 season. He also is continuing in his role as NU's NFL liaison, assisting NFL personnel with their visits and helping student-athletes understand the transition to the NFL and other professional leagues.

    Prior to 2011, Cejda spent two years as coordinator of player development, coordinating summer jobs and internships, community outreach and academic issues. He also played a major role in all day-to-day recruiting operations.

    Cejda served as a recruiting assistant and as the senior student manager for Michigan, where he earned a bachelor's degree in business administration in 2007. Prior to joining Northwestern, Cejda worked as a consulting analyst for Accenture.