Daniel Reeves joined the University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics as assistant athletics director for equipment operations in August 2014. In that role, he will manage the daily workings with Nike and supervise a staff that handles all 17 intercollegiate sports at Houston.
Reeves, who is a native of Lexington, Ky., joins Houston after spending the last three seasons as assistant football equipment manager at Arkansas. He joined the Razorbacks in August 2010, working with the program's Olympic sports.
From 2008 to 2010, Reeves served as an equipment manager at San Diego State, working with the Football, Women's Golf, Water Polo and Softball programs.
Reeves also has a variety of international and NFL experience under his belt. He served from 2006 to 2008 as a seasonal intern with the NFL's San Diego Chargers. Reeves joined the NFL Europe's Cologne Centurions as an assistant manager in 2006 and was promoted to head manager in 2007.
Reeves worked as an undergraduate at Kentucky from 2000 to 2005, receiving his bachelor's degree in kinesiology with a minor in business in 2005. Following his graduation, he worked as an intern for the NFL's Miami Dolphins.
He is married to the former Leslie Young.