John Curley Center for Sports Journalism

Alumni

Hundreds of Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications and Penn State alumni hold positions in sports journalism and related fields. A partial list includes:

  • Paul Alexander, Root Sports
  • Marty Aronoff, ESPN/Fox Sports*
  • Mark Ashenfelter, ESPN
  • Blake Berson, CBS Sports Network
  • Laila Brock, College Football Playoff
  • Jennifer Bullano, Pittsburgh Penguins*
  • Judson Burch, ESPN*
  • Jim Buzinski, Outsports*
  • Cathy Bongiovi, University of Akron
  • Paul Casella, MLB.com
  • Gene Collier, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Melanie Collins,
    Yahoo Sports/Golf Channel/CBS Sports
  • Kurt Deichert, Fox Sports Southwest
  • Dustin Dopirak, Knoxville News-Sentinel
  • Gerry Dulac, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Sean Fitz, 24/7 Sports
  • Matt Fortuna, ESPN.com
  • Deb Gelman, CBS Sports*
  • Pete Gergely, New York Yankees
  • Amanda Gifford Lockwood, ESPN Radio*
  • Evan Harris, Spike TV
  • Scott Horner, Octagon*
  • Ryan Hockensmith, ESPN
  • Pete Jensen, NHL.com
  • Kimberly Jones, NFL Network
  • Sheil Kapadia, ESPN
  • Emily Kaplan, Sports Illustrated*
  • Rob King, ESPN
  • Pete Kowalski, U.S. Golf Association
  • Matt Millen, Fox Sports/Big Ten Network
  • Mike Missanelli, 97.5 The Fanatic
  • Nate Mink, Syracuse Media Group
  • Sweeny Murti, WFAN/SNY
  • Dana O’Neil, ESPN
  • Will Pakutka, New York Daily News
  • Marisol Renner, Baltimore Ravens
  • Quinn Roberts, MLB.com
  • Michael Robinson, NFL Network*
  • Rob Roselli, Rutgers University
  • Rich Russo, Fox Sports*
  • Lisa Salters, ESPN
  • Eric Scarcella, Reading Phillies
  • Jared Shanker, ESPN
  • Michael Signora, National Football League
  • Audrey Snyder, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Wayne Staats, Augusta Chronicle
  • Larry Tiscornia, Major League Soccer
  • Tom Verducci, Sports Illustrated/Fox Sports*
  •  Jenny Vrentas, Sports Illustrated
  • Michel Weinreb, Author/Writer*
  •  John Weiss, NFL Films
  • Mark Wogenrich, Allentown Morning Call
  • Mike Wolf, Big Ten Network
  • Rodnell Workman, New York Cosmos

*-Member of Advisory Council