Carlos Valdez is in his fifth year as assistant sports information director at UTSA. He serves as the primary media contact for women's basketball, men’s and women’s golf, soccer and men’s and women’s tennis.
The Laredo native returned to his alma mater after a one-year stint at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington from 2003-04. He served as the primary contact for the women’s basketball, soccer, softball and volleyball programs at UNCW. Valdez then worked for a custom brokering firm from 2004-05 in his hometown of Laredo before returning to UTSA.
While working on his bachelor's degree in communications, he worked as a student assistant in the sports information department. Valdez helped with all home events and served as the primary softball contact from 2002-2003. He has served as a media relations assistant for several NCAA events, including three NCAA Men’s Basketball South Regionals (2001, '03, '07), the 2002 NCAA Women’s Final Four, the 2005 NCAA Volleyball Championships, he 2006 NCAA Women’s Basketball San Antonio Regional and the 2008 NCAA Men's Final Four
Valdez graduated from UTSA in May 2003.