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Trent Redden ’06 enters his fourth season as the assistant general manager of the Cleveland Cavaliers. In his role, he works closely with Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin on all basketball and front office matters. He manages both the professional personnel and college draft processes, including scouting of all targeted players in both professional and collegiate leagues. Redden has been a member of the Cavaliers front office for all three Eastern Conference Championship seasons (’07, ’15 and ’16) in franchise history as well as the team’s first NBA Championship in 2016.
    He previously served as the director of college player personnel and, prior to that, was the team’s basketball operations manager/scout. Trent began his career with the Cavaliers as a basketball operations intern in 2006 and was hired full time as the basketball operations assistant in August 2007.
    Trent, a former President’s Scholar himself, graduated magna cum laude from SMU in 2006, earning degrees in accounting and public policy. The Portland, Oregon, native played basketball for two years for the Mustangs.