Nathan Dixon is in his second year as the Assistant Athletic Director for Internal Operations and his fifth in the athletic department. Previously, he served as the Coordinator of Athletics Facilities and Game Management in 2011-12 and as an intern in 2010-11.
Dixon graduated from the University of South Carolina in December of 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in Sport and Entertainment Management. He served his internship at Upstate as part of his educational program at South Carolina. Prior to his undergraduate work at South Carolina, Dixon was enrolled at Clemson University (2007) and Spartanburg Methodist (2006-07).
Dixon then earned his master's degree in sports management from Liberty in 2016.
A native of Blacksburg, S.C., and a graduate of Blacksburg High School, Dixon previously worked as a shipment distribution and sales associate at Shelton Fireworks while working on his undergraduate degrees. Working through his church, he has participated in mission trips working with young people and low income individuals.