November 8, 2012

Bridgeport's Moran named to ECAC Board of Directors

CENTERVILLE, Mass. – President of the Eastern College Athletic Conference Board of Directors Dr. Kevin T. McGinniss of the University of Rhode Island, has announced the addition of Jay Moran, to the ECAC Board of Directors beginning with the 2012-2013 academic year. 

Moran is the Director of Athletics at the University of Bridgeport and will be a Division II representative.  Moran began his career in collegiate athletics as an undergraduate at the University of Connecticut. At UConn, he worked as a student assistant of recreation before moving into a role as the director of recreation and intramurals during the 1987-88 school year. Moran also worked as the department's administrative assistant in 1988-89.

Moran was the assistant athletic director for facilities, recreation and intramurals at the College of St. Joseph in Hartford, Conn., from 1993-2002. He also served as the College’s head cross country coach for nine seasons.

Moran went to Bridgeport in 2004 from Albertus Magnus College, where he was the director of athletics.  At Albertus Magnus, Moran managed all aspects of a Division III program including supervising all athletic staff, coordinating compliance on a conference and national level, managing the budget and fundraising for various projects and instructing physical education classes.

Three additional members of the Board will be elected in the near future.