Travis Simmons joined the University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics as an intern with the Equipment Room in June, 2013 before being promoted to Assistant Director for Equipment Operations in August of 2014.
Simmons assists with the daily and gameday operations of the UH athletics equipment room. He oversees the daily set up and take down of the practice fields and helps direct the student equipment managers. He will also assist in transporting equipment to and from away games.
He graduated from University of Louisiana at Monroe with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology while working as an equipment manager for the ULM football program. At ULM Simmons assisted in the set up and break down of practice in addition to issuing equipment and laundry.
Simmons is married to the former Katie Nordman.