Richard Lee joins NC State after spending the past three years at the University of Alabama as an athletics communications assistant. Lee will serve as the primary contact for cross country, track and field and women's tennis.
During his time at Alabama, Lee served as the secondary contact for baseball and worked closely with the national champion men's and women's golf teams. His responsibilities also carried over to football and men's basketball, taking part in back-to-back national championships for the Crimson Tide on the gridiron.
Lee has also worked in numerous capacities for the SEC, participating in SEC Football Media Days the past three years, while also serving as member of the SEC's media relations staff at the SEC Football Championship game. Moreover, he has taken part in the SEC Baseball Tournament in Hoover, Ala. three of the past four years.
A native of Columbia, S.C., Lee holds a pair of degrees from the University of Alabama in public relations and journalism.