Clair Waggener joined the UAB Athletics Department in December of 2013 as the Assistant Director of Development. In her role, Waggener primarily focuses on managing all aspects of special events for Blazer Boosters, including game day hospitality, Belles & Whistles, UAB Athletics Hall of Fame and the UAB Athletics Auction. In addition, she oversees the Blazer Boosters website and will assist the department in securing new Blazer Boosters members.
Waggener joined Blazer Boosters after serving one year with Crimson Tide Hospitality, The Colonnade Group, at The University of Alabama. She served as the North Zone Manager overseeing Bryant Denny Stadium's Premium Seating & Hospitality for Tide Pride members.
While completing her Master's degree in Sport Management at The University of Alabama, Waggener also served as a Graduate Assistant at the Paul W. Bryant Museum where she assisted in the planning of Coach Bryant's Centennial Celebration. She also had the opportunity to intern with Club Magnolia Hospitality at The Masters in 2013 and the NCAA Men's Final Four.
In 2011 and 2012, Waggener interned with the Samford University Athletic Department assisting in Event Management and Hospitality for the Bulldog Club.
A native of Murfreesboro, TN she graduated from Samford University in 2012 with a degree in Sports Administration. Prior to transferring to Samford in 2010, Waggener competed collegiately in Women's Basketball at Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. She currently resides in Mountain Brook.