John Noud joined the University of Houston Department of Athletics as assistant director for development in October 2013.
He was elevated to director for development in April 2014 and moved to director for development/annual fund in August 2015.
Noud, who hails from Mason, Mich., joined the Cougars as a graduate assistant for development in August 2012.
He received his bachelor's degree in marketing from Michigan State in 2008 and earned his master's degree in sport and fitness administration from the University of Houston in 2013.
He and his wife, Ashleigh, live in Houston.