Alex West joined the Notre Dame Athletic Department as a member of Fighting Irish Digital Media in the summer of 2012. His role in FIDM involves producing live sporting events as well as scheduling student assistants for FIDM.
Born and raised in Mishawaka, Ind., West graduated from Notre Dame in May of 2012 with dual degrees in History and Film, Television, and Theatre. During his time at Notre Dame, West got involved with FIDM as a student assistant. He also participated in the Notre Dame band.
West first became interested in digital media after participating in a student-run internet broadcasting group while in high school at Mishawaka High School.
West resides in Mishawaka, and in his free time enjoys watching sports and expanding on his film knowledge.