Mike Ferraro is in his sixth year guiding the Sports Information Department at Marist.
Ferraro supervises publicity efforts for Marist's 23 Division I sports, and currently serves as the primary contact for the Red Foxes' football, baseball, men's and women's cross country, and men's and women's indoor and outdoor track & field teams. He also served as men's basketball contact from 2008-11, and currently supervises the sports information operation at all home basketball games.
Additionally, Ferraro has provided color analysis on Marist football broadcasts since 2003. He has handled these duties on home games from 2003-04, all games from 2005-06 and road games from 2007-present. From 2000-07, Ferraro was the play-by-play voice of the Marist women's basketball team. He also has broadcast Marist baseball and softball games in his tenure.
Ferraro is currently a voter in the Sports Network FCS Top 25 Poll. He has also been the primary official scorer for the Hudson Valley Renegades, the single-season Class A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, since 2009.
Ferraro served as the department's Interim Sports Information Director for the 2007-08 season. In the 2006-07 year, Ferraro was Assistant Sports Information Director at Marist. He was the primary contact for the women's basketball team, which advanced to the Sweet 16. Additionally, he was the contact for the men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's tennis and men's and women's crew teams.
Prior to his arrival at Marist, Ferraro worked five years for the Poughkeepsie Journal as a sports writer and copy editor.
Ferraro received his Bachelor's in Communications with a concentration in Radio/TV/Film from Marist in 2001. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Core/Liberal Studies. He served as Sports Editor of The Circle, Marist's student newspaper, and was also Assistant Sports Director of campus radio station WMCR.
Ferraro resides in Poughkeepsie.