Schumann spent eight years with the Crimson Tide, first as an undergraduate analyst (2008-Dec. 2011) and then as a graduate assistant (Dec. 2011-Feb. 2014). He was named Director of Player Development and Associate Director of Player Personnel in February, 2014.
In his role at Alabama, Schumann's responsibilities included off-the-field activities of Alabama's football student-athletes serving as an important resource in balancing the demands of academics, athletics and community outreach. He was also involved in the organization of all recruiting efforts.
Schumann comes from a long line of coaches with his father Eric spending 20 in college football as a defensive coordinator after playing safety for Alabama in the mid-70s. His mother Sherry is the Athletics Director at Collin College in Collin County, Texas, while his grandfather Jack Haskin was a coach on the first football team at Florida State and is a member of the FSU Hall of Fame.
Born in Valdosta, Ga., Schumann graduated from McKinney Boyd High School in McKinney, Texas, where he lettered in both football and basketball. He earned his bachelor of arts degree from Alabama in December, 2011, and a masters in sports management from the Capstone in December, 2013. He and his wife Lauren were married in the summer of 2015.