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Jeff Hanel

Jeff Hanel Director of Video, Post-Production AUBURN ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT/WAR EAGLE PRODUCTIONS

(254) 709-8116
jah0109@auburn.edu

Office Hours

  • By appointment

Profile

Jeff Hanel joined the Auburn University Athletics Department in July of 2014 and is responsible for creating and overseeing all Post-Production high-end video content for all big screens, LED boards, SEC Network and Social Media. Hanel is the Lead Editor and Cinematographer for War Eagle Productions.

Before Auburn, Hanel spent 3 Seasons, serving as the Associate Director of Athletic Video and Creative Lead at Baylor University, where he provided creative content for game day video presentations/social media and TV. Prior to his stint at Baylor, Hanel was the creator of all Post-Production hype videos/intro videos/ motion graphics and In-Venue video board operator for Northwestern State University Football.

Hanel has won a Gold Addy for Animation/Special Effects while at Baylor. With the War Eagle Productions team, he has won 2 Best Overall SVG Live Game Production awards and the 2016-17 Golden Matrix Award Best Overall University.  Hanel also serves as the University Rep for the IDEA Conference.

Hanel received his bachelor’s degree in Performing Arts (Music) from The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAPPA) at Edith Cowan University. Hanel's wife is Amber and they have two children, Jasmine and Eli.

Last Updated: October 04, 2017