Hippert joined the staff as the Assistant Athletic Director for Recruitment and Compliance in August, 2016. He oversees all recruitment efforts for the athletics department, serving as the liaison to the admissions and financial aid offices. He is also the school's chief NCAA compliance officer.
Prior to Catholic, Hippert spent two seasons with Washington Wizards where he worked in client retention developing tailored customer service plans that increased retention rates and helped raise $4 million in ticket revenue.
Hippert spent two years as an assistant director of admissions at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, serving as the liaison for the athletics department.
A graduate of Bowdoin College, where he was a First Team All-Maine and Second Team All-Region selection, Hippert is the youngest inductee to the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.