WATERTOWN — Berj Najarian, the New England Patriots’ Director of Football / Head Coach Administration will be the key note speaker at the dinner meeting of the St. James Armenian Church Men’s Club on Monday, June 1.
Berj is part of the inner circle of Head Coach Bill Belichick, along with Ernie Adams (Director of Football Research), Nick Caserio (Director of Player Personnel) and the assistant coaches.
Najarian is one of the most trusted confidents of Belichick and has been characterized as his “Consigliere.” He helps decide which issues are worthy of Belichick’s attention, as well as handling the logistics of Belichick’s day and serving as his gatekeeper.
He has been with the New England Patriots for 15 years (since 2000) and in the NFL for 20 years.
Berj is originally from Manhasset, NY. He is a graduate of Boston University (class of 1991). Prior to the New England Patriots, he worked in public relations at the NY Jets and was an intern for the NY Knicks.