Kevin Hicks is in his 13th year in the Virginia Tech video office. After spending four years as a student intern while pursuing his degree in communication studies from Tech, the Yorktown, Va., native was hired in May of 1998 as the assistant video coordinator. Within a year, Hicks moved up to head video coordinator. He is currently the director of broadcasting and visual media.
As director, Hicks has numerous duties. Supervising students, helping coaches with video to prepare for upcoming games, producing highlight videos for each sport and running the video board at Lane Stadium are just a few of Hicks' responsibilities. He is constantly working to make sure Tech has state-of-the-art video equipment.
Born in Newport News, Va., in 1976, Hicks graduated from Tabb High in 1994. Hicks, his wife, Kristen, and their daughter Kassidy, reside in Blacksburg. In his spare time, he enjoys playing volleyball and softball.