Johnson & Wales University is proud to announce the addition to the athletic department of Sean Star as the Sports Information Director and Fitness Center coordinator at the Denver Campus.
Star is a graduate of Colorado State University (CSU), where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Technical Journalism in 2009.
A resident of Longmont, Colorado, Star transitions into collegiate athletics after spending seven years as a sportswriter, columnist, editor, photographer, videographer and social media contributor for the Loveland (Colo.) Reporter-Herald daily newspaper.
Throughout his career, which also includes contributions at the Mile High Newspapers and the Rocky Mountain Collegian, Star was the primary writer/editor at CSU men's and women's basketball programs for seven seasons. He was also heavily involved in covering scholastic events, including Colorado state championships.
On the hiring, Director of Athletics Tom Byrnes said, "Sean has shown throughout the hiring process that he has a passion for crafting and sharing the story of the expriences of student-athletes and we're excited to have him help us take Wildcat Atheltics to the next level."
Star began his duties on October 29.