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Kelly-Ann Di Giulio Light was named the associate director of athletics in August of 2009 after serving as an assistant athletic director since August of 2003. She has also served as the director of sports information since 2003 where she is responsible for all athletic communications for the 14 varsity sports teams. She handles all statistical duties, press releases and media guides, as well as manages the athletic department website, www.chargerathletics.com.
In addition to her sport coverage duties, Di Giulio Light is also the department’s senior woman administrator. As part of her associate athletic director duties, she manages the budget for the athletic department.
Di Giulio Light began her sports information career while attending Ramapo College of New Jersey, where she served as the assistant sports information director. She assisted with men’s and women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and softball. Her duties included public address announcer, statistician, official scorer and post-game management.
A 2002 graduate of Ramapo College with a bachelor’s of arts degree in public communications, she spent two years working in the Sports Information office. She was a four-year member of the softball team, where she was a team captain for three years. Di Giulio Light also worked with the assistant athletic director for academic services where she oversaw and monitored team study halls and tutoring. She was a member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for three years.
Di Giulio Light is a member of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), the Eastern College Athletic Conference Sports Information Directors Association, the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics. She also currently serves as a member of the NCAA Division II softball East Regional Advisory Committee.
She has hosted numerous post season tournaments, including the 2004 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Men’s and Women’s soccer tournaments (first and second rounds), the 2004 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Women’s Volleyball Tournament, the first round of the 2006 ECAC Women’s Basketball Tournament and the 2007 CACC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament (semi-finals and championship games).
Di Giulio Light is also a 2010 graduate of Northeastern University where she earned a master of sports leadership degree. She and her husband, Adam, currently reside in Hawthorne, N.J.