Read was named TCU's Director of Operations in the summer of 2014 after serving the same role last season at the University of Houston. Read, who served two seasons as the Cougars video coordinator prior to being elevated to Director of Operations in 2013-14, joined Houston's staff after finishing his bachelor's degree at Lubbock Christian. He received his master's from LCU in leadership in 2013.
There, he served as team captain on the Chaparrals men's basketball team and graduated summa cum laude with a 3.86 grade-point average, while studying organizational management. Read received the LCU Distinguished Achievement Award as the Top Male Student from the Organizational Management Department and was a member of the All-Sooner Athletic Conference Team, and the league's All-Academic Team.
A former NJCAA All-American at Collin College, Read spent the 2009-10 season at Utah and was a member of the 2010 Mountain West Conference All-Academic Team.