Women’s Basketball Coach Megan Duffy named to Milwaukee Business Journal’s 40 Under 40

Megan Duffy, head coach of the Marquette women’s basketball team, was named to the Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2023 40 Under 40 list, a collection of young business and community leaders from throughout southeastern Wisconsin who are making a difference in the Milwaukee area. 

Duffy, in her fourth season leading the Golden Eagles, is coming off a season where she guided Marquette to the WNIT Sweet 16 and the seventh-best win total in program history. Through three seasons, Duffy held the highest winning percentage of any coach in program history with a .717 success rate. 


A Dayton, Ohio, native and former star point guard at the University of Notre Dame, Duffy was named BIG EAST Coach of the Year after her debut season with Marquette in 2019-20. 

Also earning a selection to the 40 Under 40 list is Favian Gonzalez, a graduate student and member of the Trinity Fellows Program. Gonzalez is the co-founder and coach of Street Dreams Soccer Academy, which seeks to optimize positive-youth-development via mentorship, family engagement and community collaborations.