Michael Palmer enters his third season as the Director of Softball Operations after joining the program Aug. 1, 2014.
In his role, Palmer will assist with day-to-day operations, travel coordination and alumni and recruiting databases. He also serves as the program’s liaison to the Cougars’ support staff.
Palmer came to Houston after finishing graduate school at LSU. While attending classes, he also served as the LSU Softball graduate assistant manager. In that role, Palmer helped with gameday and practice operations, distribution of equipment, coordinated team travel and worked with video.
A native of Dayton, Ohio, Palmer graduated from LSU in May 2014 with a master’s degree in sports management and earned a bachelor’s of science in sport and leisure studies at Ohio State University in August 2012.