FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2010
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE APPOINTS ANDY DESTEPHANO
AS ASSISTANT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR, NEW YORK
Berkeley College is pleased to announce the appointment of Andy DeStephano as Assistant Athletic Director, New York. In this role, he will oversee day-to-day operations of growing athletic programs at the New York campuses, as well as guide the development of new programs.
“Mr. DeStephano has been a dedicated Instructor at Berkeley College for the past several years,” said Berkeley College Athletic Director Brian Maher. “His commitment to Berkeley College students, partnered with his substantial coaching credentials, will make him a strong asset to our athletic programs in New York.”
Mr. DeStephano has been an Adjunct Instructor, Management, School of Business, at Berkeley College since 2008. He previously served as Men’s Basketball Coach at Centenary College in Hackettstown, NJ, where he was the youngest Head Coach in the program’s 19-year history.
Mr. DeStephano also has served as Assistant Coach at Plymouth State University in Plymouth, NH; Associate Head Coach at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue, NY; and Assistant Coach at Suffolk County Community College, Western Campus, in Brentwood, NY.
He has extensive experience with athletic camps and has served as an owner, director, guest lecturer, coach and counselor, among other positions. Mr. DeStephano holds an MBA from Centenary College and a BS in Sports Management from St. John’s University, NY.
A leader in business education for 79 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and enrolls nearly 9,000 students — including more than 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has four New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, Brooklyn, and White Plains. And in New Jersey there are four locations — Woodland Park (formerly West Paterson), Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College has appointed Andy DeStephano as Assistant Athletic Director, New York.
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