Jeremy Havens arrived at Illinois State in November of 2010 to lead Redbird Productions as the director. Havens is in charge of all video content for ISU's athletics department, in-game scoreboard video and graphics production, overseeing online video streaming and producing commercial content for department marketing purposes. Havens also shoots, produces and edits interviews, feature videos and highlight footage for the athletics department.
Prior to arriving at Illinois State, Havens served as a video editor/designer for the NBA Minnesota Timberwolves and WNBA Lynx from October 2009 to November 2010. Other professional sports team experience includes working as the production coordinator for the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars from 2007 until 2009.
Havens received his bachelor's degree in media studies from Loras College in 2007. Havens currently resides in Normal, Ill.