NEW BRITAIN – Officials at Central Connecticut State University announced to students and staff this morning that the school has hired a new athletic director.
Brian Barrio, a former CCSU intern who is now a Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Intercollegiate Service at the University of Nevada, will start on Aug. 10, the university’s President Zulma Toro said.
“Brian’s objectives and priorities for CCSU and our Athletics Department stood out to the search committee and myself during his interviews,” Toro said in an email sent to staff and students this morning. “His professional background includes several accomplishments in fundraising, student-athlete academics, compliance, and athletic success, so I am confident he will build upon the successful foundation of our Blue Devils athletics tradition.”
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