The Waves have three Associate Directors of Athletics and promoted four to Assistant Director of Athletics.
Amanda Wood joined the Pepperdine staff in December 2011. In August 2015, she was promoted from Associate Director of Compliance to Director of Compliance.
She works on eligibility reports while also monitoring recruiting and helps maintain accurate and consistent rosters in Pepperdine's various reporting systems.
Before coming to Pepperdine, Wood worked for the West Coast Conference as a sports services coordinator and also taught Yoga for a year.
She grew up in Pocahontas, Iowa, and earned her bachelor's degree at Central College in Pella, Iowa, completing a double major in exercise science and business administration in 2006. She also got her master's degree at the University of Iowa in 2008 in athletic administration.