Ella Odland joined the North Texas Athletics Department in April of 2016 as the marketing and promotions coordinator.
Previously, Odland was the marketing and promotions graduate assistant at Seattle University Athletics, where she was responsible for volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, and softball. She also created and managed the marketing intern team as well as the mascot.
Odland also worked with the Seattle Storm for the 2015 season as the marketing and promotions associate, helping execute in-game promotions.
Odland graduated from Washington State University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in sport management. She was also a member of the women's rowing team all four years. She raced in the varsity four at the 2014 NCAA Rowing Championships her senior year, finishing 13th in the nation.
Odland served as a communications intern for the United States Rowing Association during the summer of 2014, and also served as a student assistant for WSU Athletics Communications for two years.
Odland is pursuing her master's of sport administration and leadership (MSAL) from Seattle University with an expected graduation date of June 2016. She was born in Coupeville, Wash., and raised in Seattle.