Dave Shumate

TITLE Director of Player Personnel
PHONE 864-3392


Shumate was hired by head coach Les Miles in January of 2019 as the director of player personnel after spending three years at Texas A&M, two of which were as the assistant director of personnel for the Aggies. In College Station, Shumate managed the roster, recruiting boards and the walk-on program, evaluated prospective student-athletes and kept up with nationwide recruiting news, assisted coaches during contact and evaluation periods and handled advanced scouting of opposing team personnel.

Shumate previously served as a coordinator of player personnel at Auburn in 2016, and was the coordinator of offensive player personnel at Georgia from 2014-16.

After graduating from Alabama in 2012 with a major in communication studies and a minor in telecommunication and film, Shumate was a personnel analyst at Miami (Fla.).