Jake Picard joined the Brandeis staff in 2017-18 as the program's Strength and Conditioning Coach. He is a 2016 Brandeis graduate with degrees in psychology and Health: Science, Society, and Policy.
A four-year starter at center midfielder from 2012 to 2015, Picard was named team MVP in three of those seasons. He was a two-time All-UAA and two-time All-New England selection on the field, scoring two goals in NCAA play and netting an overtime game-winner in overtime to give legendary head coach Mike Coven his 500th win.
Off the field, Picard earned Academic All-UAA honors three times and CoSIDA Academic All-District selection as a senior. He was selected as Brandeis's Charlie Napoli '58 Scholar-Athlete Award winner and James McCully 86 Award winner.
Picard currently works in the fitness industry as a personal trainer at Synergy PFT in Waltham.