David Waxman enters his first year as Assistant Media Relations Director at Texas A&M after spending 2012-13 at Rice. He is the primary media contact for the Aggie women’s basketball program.
While at Rice, Waxman worked with the Owls’ women’s basketball, volleyball, men’s and women’s cross country and track & field teams. He served as the media coordinator for the 2013 Conference USA Track and Field Championship, hosted by Rice.
Waxman spent 2010-12 at North Texas, where he served as the media relations contact for the women’s soccer and women’s swimming programs, in addition to being named women’s basketball contact for the 2011-12 season, where he worked with current University of Texas head coach Karen Aston.
During that same time frame, Waxman served on the game night stat crew for the Dallas Mavericks, including the 2011 Playoffs and NBA Finals.
Waxman worked in SMU’s athletic public relations office during his four years as a student, and was named primary contact for SMU’s standout men’s and women’s soccer programs in 2009. He also worked extensively with the football program, making the trip with the team to the 2009 Sheraton Hawai’i Bowl.
In addition to his experience with the Mustangs while in school, Waxman held internships with the Texas Rangers and FC Dallas during the 2009 season.
Waxman has worked numerous championship events during his career, including Super Bowl XLV, the 2011 NBA Finals, the 2011 NCAA Men’s Final Four, the 2010 NCAA Men’s College World Series and the 2011 NCAA Women’s Basketball Regional that saw the Aggie Women’s Basketball program clinch its first Final Four berth.
Waxman graduated from SMU with a B.B.A in Management in 2010. A native of Houston, Texas, he is joined in Aggieland by his sister, Sandra, who is a freshman at Texas A&M.