John Santamaria is a graduate of New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) with an M.A. and B.F.A. in Communication Arts. While at NYIT, John was a member of The Campus Slate student newspaper from 2011-2014. He positions consisted of staff writer, Editor in Chief, and Senior Consultant. He was also field reporter for NYIT LI News Tonight reporting on various Long Island stories and spent two years as a member of NYIT's student run advertising and public relations agency known as The Carleton Group. He is the recipient of numerous Communication Arts awards.
Also during his college years, John held internships at WABC-TV in the Sports Department and at Sportsnet New York (SNY). Currently he is the Public Address Announcer for the Long Island Rough Riders Soccer team. John's career goal is to one day become a sports broadcaster.
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