Recia is currently in her second year as an Assistant Athletic Trainer in the SMU sports medicine program. She provides coverage for the football and rowing programs.
Before coming to Dallas, Recia earned her Master's degree in Kinesiology from Fresno State University. There she worked as a graduate assistant covering football for two seasons. She also completed an internship with the University of Colorado football program during the 2012 season. Prior to those positions she completed her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic Training at San Diego State University in 2010.
Recia is licensed as an athletic trainer in the state of Texas, CSCS certified and is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) and South West Athletic Trainers Association (SWATA).
She currently resides in Dallas, Texas.