Cori Reid begins her second year at Southern as the Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities, Marketing and Operations.
Originally from Frontenac,KS, Reid graduated from the University of Kansas in 2005 with a bachelor's degree in Sports and Fitness Management. She went on to receive her master's in 2007 in Sports Administration, also from the University of Kansas.
While at Kansas, Reid was a Program Coordinator for Student Athlete Support Services for five years, then went on to become the Group Sales Manager for the Kansas City Chiefs. She most recently served as a Senior Admissions Coordinator at Heritage College in Wichita, KS.
Her father, Skip Hale played football for the Lions in 1974 and 1975, and is a member of the Missouri Southern Athletics Hall of Fame. Cori and her husband Nick welcomed their first child, Lillian, in March of 2012 and the couple welcomed a son, Duke, in December of 2013.