Matt Simon is in his 16th year with the Texas A&M Athletic Department and his second with 12th Man Productions as Director of Digital Media.
His primary responsibility is overseeing the direction and content of the school's official athletics website, aggieathletics.com, and the official web channel, 12thMan.TV.
Simon spent the previous five seasons in the award-winning A&M media relations office--two years in charge of the publicity and coverage of the nationally-ranked men's basketball, men's golf and equestrian teams and three overseeing baseball and assisting with football.
A 1998 graduate of Texas A&M with a bachelor's degree in journalism, he spent his first nine years in the department as the editor of aggieathletics.com.
In addition, Simon was the play-by-play voice of A&M softball, soccer and volleyball on radio broadcasts from 2002-07, calling games from the Women's College World Series as well as multiple NCAA tournaments in all three sports.
The 37-year-old has served twice as the local media coordinator for the NCAA Women's College Cup, held in December 2007 and December 2009 on the Texas A&M campus. A native of Chalmette, La., Simon resides in College Station.