Josie Drago joined the University of Houston Department of Athletics as director for marketing in July 2016.
In that role, she will coordinate all marketing efforts for the Houston Men's and Women's Basketball programs.
Drago, who is a native of Port Arthur, Texas, joined the Cougars after spending the previous four years as assistant director of marketing at Baylor. She supervised the marketing efforts and game entertainment for the Men's Basketball, Women's Soccer, Softball, Acrobatics and Tumbling teams and oversaw all aspects of the Baylor Cub Club.
She worked as a marketing assistant for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox in 2012 and entered the professional ranks as a marketing intern at Texas State during the 2010-11 year.
Drago received her bachelor's degree in sport management with a minor in communication from Texas in 2010.
She is a member of the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators.