Matthew Cerullo (hiring release) enters his first year as the Assistant Director of Athletic Communication at Franklin Pierce University in 2016-17. He will assist with all facets of publicity, media relations and statistical operations for the Department of Athletics' 25 varsity intercollegiate sports. Cerullo will serve as the primary media contact for Franklin Pierce's prominent men's and women's basketball programs, as well as Ravens men's soccer, sprint football (co-contact), volleyball, men's lacrosse, softball, bowling, men's and women's golf and rowing.
Cerullo joins the staff in Rindge after spending the last two years as a graduate assistant in the Sports Information office at Regis (Mass.) College. His second year with the Pride also included a six-month stint as the Interim Director of Athletic Communication, during which he was responsible for organizing all media relations and statistical operations for the College's 18 NCAA Division III varsity sports. He also served as the primary media host for the 2016 New England Collegiate Conference Women's Basketball Championship.
Originally from Norwood, Mass., Cerullo is a 2013 graduate of Nichols College, with a bachelor's degree in business administration, and earned his master's in organizational & professional communications from Regis in May. Prior to his time at Regis, he also served as an intern in the Sports Information department at Case Western Reserve University. He currently resides in Jaffrey, N.H.