Athletics Coaching Staff
Director of Athletic Development
UALR Interim Director of Athletics Bob Denman has named Sheena Howell the department’s new Director of Development. Howell comes back to UALR after spending the last two years as Director of Marketing with the QBOT Corporation.
Before her time with QBOT, Howell spend two years in the UALR Department of Athletics as the Trojans’ Director of Sales. Howell cultivated relationships with donors and assisted in managing SpectacUALR, the department’s annual fundraiser. Howell also oversaw ticket sales season ticket renewals and marketing plans while serving as a liaison for the UALR Alumni Association.
Howell got her start in the department in late 2010 cold-calling businesses to help raise funds for that year’s SpectacUALR.
Howell, a UALR alumna with a degree in business administration and an emphasis in marketing, graduated cum laude in 2011. She was a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma business honor society and currently serves on the UALR Lettermen’s Board.
During her two years with QBOT, Howell maintained and managed client relations with over 40 college campuses while consulting with local and national businesses to build advertising platforms. She raised brand awareness of QBOT and also sold QBOT to local and national businesses.