UT Tyler


Danny Elzner

Title: Development Officer - Athletics
Department: Advancement
Building: PHE 213A
Email: delzner@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.566.7081


  • B.S. - The University of Texas at Austin


Danny Elzner is the development officer for the Department of Athletics at The University of Texas at Tyler. He is responsible for securing philanthropic support for the athletics program, handling the securing of sponsorships and overseeing the Booster Club activities. He works closely with Dr. Howard Patterson, athletics director, and the coaches who handle the 17 NCAA Division III sports at the university.

Danny comes to UT Tyler from KETK-TV and KFXK-TV in Tyler where he served as sports director/anchor since 1994. Prior to his sports work in the Tyler television market, Mr. Elzner worked in similar capacities in Austin and San Angelo. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a B.S. in Radio-Television-Film.

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