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Melissa Maines
Melissa Maines

Hometown:
Lubbock, Texas

Position:
Assistant Athletics Director of Operations

Experience:
2nd Season

Alma Mater:
Texas Tech '98, '01



Assistant Athletics Director of Operations Melissa Maines alongside head coach Candi Whitaker.

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• Is in her second stint at Texas Tech as Director of Basketball Operations. Worked for Coach Marsha Sharp from 1996-2002, in the Ops position, as well as, the Regional Director for Women's Athletics position.

• Was promoted to her new title of Assistant Athletics Director in 2014

• Worked at The University of Florida from 2002-2004 as the Assistant to Head Coach Carolyn Peck

• Worked at Auburn University from 2004-2012 as the Director of Basketball Operations

• Main responsibilities for the Lady Raiders include managing the budget, working as the liaison with Under Armour, Fan Engagement, Team Travel, Supervise graduate assistant and managers, community service outreach.

• Daughter of Steve and Debbie Maines. Steve is currently the coordinator of events and facilities in the Texas Tech athletics department.

• Graduated in 1998 from Texas Tech with degree in Exercise Sports Science and received Masters from Tech in Sports Administration in May 2001.

"Melissa's Lubbock ties and contacts make this a special hire for Lady Raider Basketball. She has over 10 years of experience as a director of operations at the BCS level, so we are fortunate to have her on staff."
- Head Coach Candi Whitaker

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