Conner named director of ticket operations
Nov. 4, 2005
FORT WORTH, Texas -- The TCU athletics department has announced the hiring of Sean Conner as director of ticket operations.
Conner joins the Horned Frogs after serving the last two years as assistant athletics director for ticket operations at the University of Houston. Conner oversaw the daily operations of the UH athletics ticket office while monitoring ticket sales for all Cougar athletics events.
Conner previously was employed four years as assistant ticket manager at Texas A&M, where he managed ticket operations for 10 sports and audited all tickets sold. Conner also worked with the 12th Man Foundation.
"We are pleased to have someone of Sean's qualifications to lead our ticket operations," TCU associate athletics director for external operations Scott Kull said. "Sean understands TCU's expectation for excellence in customer service and forward thinking in developing technologies."
Upon graduating from Texas A&M in 1994, Conner worked three years as season ticket coordinator and customer services supervisor for the Texas Rangers. He then became credentials coordinator for the Texas Motor Speedway.
A native of Dallas, Conner played baseball at Richland Junior College before serving three years in the U.S. Army. He was part of U.S. forces in Operation Desert Shield/Storm/Provide Comfort. Following his honorable discharge, he went on to earn his bachelor's degree from Texas A&M.
Conner and his wife, Trudy, have three children: Shannon, Brayden and Meaghan.