Virginia Tech Athletics Department
675 Washington St., SW
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Responsibilities: Wells is responsible for the design and composition of Inside Hokie Sports, the department's monthly magazine. She also designs posters, programs, schedule cards and other printed materials. She works interdepartmentally to create and update web pages, online mailings and recruiting materials. In addition to that, she is involved in the development of branding standards for Virginia Tech Athletics.
Joined VT Athletics Staff: 2011
Prior to Virginia Tech: Wells worked as a marketing administrator for a web design agency in San Jose, Calif., before landing her current position at Tech.
Education: Ferris State (Mich.) University, 2009 (B.S. in graphic design)
Of Note: Wells played women’s soccer at Ferris State from 2005-07. She was awarded the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Academic Excellence Award in 2007.
While at Ferris State from 2005-09, Wells filled a work-study position in the athletics department, serving as a varsity volleyball secretary. She coordinated and managed 12 high school volleyball tournaments and inputted coaches’ recruiting notes into a departmental database.
Personal: A native of Rockford, Mich., Wells lives in Christiansburg, Va., with her husband, Chad, who works for the Blacksburg Police Department and their two dogs. In her spare time, she coaches a U-11 girls travel soccer team through the local New River United travel soccer club. Her other hobbies include fitness, boating and with family and friends, and crafting.