Chris Hendricks


Chris Hendricks
Director of Outdoor Adventures 
Phone: (919) 681-2824

Chris currently serves at the Director of Outdoor Adventures for Duke Recreation. Prior to Duke, Chris was a Coordinator for Iowa State University’s Outdoor Recreation Program. 

Chris received his bachelors in Recreation Management with a minor in business from Ohio University. He then went on to Kent State University to receive his MBA, while also working as the graduate assistant for their Outdoor Adventure program.

Job Responsibilities
Oversee the Duke Adaptive Climbing program, teach the Rock Climbing PE class, facilitate our Leadership Development Program and oversee all Climbing Wall operations. Also serve as the advisor for the Duke Outing club and facilitate various training programs for Outing and Outdoor Adventures.

I can help you with
Anything climbing wall related or I can help you find an outdoor trip that fits your interests! I’m also knowledgeable on local areas to visit and the best ways to discover the outdoors here in North Carolina!