|Position:||Director of Football Video|
Chris Buttgen returned to his alma mater in 2018 for his first season at A-State working as the Red Wolves' Director of Football Video.
Buttgen earned his bachelor’s degree in radio/television in 2010 from Arkansas State University, where he also served as the football video coordinator from 2010-12 and the assistant football video coordinator in 2009. A Golden Reel Award was issued to A-State in 2010.
He is making his second stop on the A-State support staff after most recently working as the coordinator of football media at Ole Miss from 2014 to 2017. He started at the school as the assistant director of sports video in 2012, and during his time with the football program was a Southeast Emmy Award Winner for “The Season: Ole Miss Football.” FootballScoop.com also awarded Ole Miss the FBS Video of the Year in 2013 while Buttgen was on staff.
Buttgen earned his master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communication from the University of Mississippi in 2016. He is a member of the Collegiate Sports Video Association.