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SCSU Sport Management Advisory Board

Tom Chiappetta
Fairfield County Sports Commission

Brent Colborne
Director of Programming & Acquisitions, ESPN


Joe Favorito
Independent Consultant on crisis communication, social media, strategic planning, brand marketing, publicity, & business development


Dr. Ted Fay
Professor & former Chair, Sport Management Department, State University of New York (SUNY) College at Cortland

Joe Franco
Independent Consultant on personal branding and career development

Kevin Gilbride
Studio Analyst, NFL Network; Former NFL coach with the Bills, Steelers, Jaguars, Oilers, Giants, & Chargers

Dr. Donna Lopiano
President & Founder, Sports Management Resources; Former CEO, Women's Sports Foundation

Ed Manetta
Director of Sports Programming, Barclays Center

Ronnie Nunn
Former NBA official, coach, & administrator; Former host, “Making the Call with Ronnie Nunn” on NBA TV; Trustee, New York City Basketball Hall of Fame

Mike Palisi
Executive CP for Collegiate Services, Van Wagner Sports and Entertainment

Dave Tiedemann
Head PGA Golf Professional, Shelter Harbor Golf Club, Westerly RI