David Bekker starts his eighth year with the Mean Green Athletic Department as an assistant director for student services. He has worked at the University of North Texas since 1997.
His academic experience includes degree program advisor for the Radio, Television Film Department, Learning Center instructor, Undecided Counselor for the College of Arts & Sciences, and adjunct instructor for Career Development.
Bekker is responsible for helping student-athletes achieve academic excellence and clarifying their career and life goals. Additionally, he coordinates the tutoring and academic coaching programs for all student-athletes.
Bekker earned his undergraduate degree in psychology and radio, television film and his master's degree in counseling at North Texas. Bekker and his wife, Jennifer, have two daughters Elizabeth "Lizzie B" (8) and Natalie (6).