Kellie Peiper
Kellie Peiper
Title: Assistant AD for Student-Athlete Excellence
Phone: 716-645-6472
Phone: 716-870-7023
Email: kpeiper@buffalo.edu
Office: 169 Alumni Arena

Kellie Peiper is the Assistant Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Excellence. Kellie began working for UB Athletics in September 2001 as a sport psychology consultant.  Since 2001, she has held various titles including Student-Athlete Development Coordinator and Director of Student-Athlete Excellence.

In her role at UB, Kellie is responsible for the oversight of the NCAA Student-Athlete Affairs program components, and UB’s sport psychology program.  This includes managing educational programming and support for student-athletes around personal development, career development, physical and mental health, mental toughness skills training, leadership development, community outreach programming, and all other aspects of student-athlete well-being. 

Kellie is a graduate of Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, where she was a member of the swimming team and earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in coaching.  She did her graduate work at Temple University, where she earned a master’s degree in Sport Psychology. 

A Buffalo native, Kellie and her husband Steve reside in Snyder with their two children, Reagan and Nolan.