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  Matt Monroe

Matt Monroe

Player Profile

Associate Media Relations Director


(818) 677-3247-office
(805) 217-9129-cell

Matt Monroe is entering his 12th year (2010-11) on the media relations staff at Cal State Northridge.

Monroe oversees the publicity efforts for Matador men's and women's volleyball, men's and women's track & field, men's and women's cross country, and men's and women's golf.

Monroe has served as media coordinator at several Big West and NCAA Regional Track & Field championship events.

He has won three "Best in the Nation" citations for publications by CoSIDA.

Monroe spent five years (1995-1999) as the Sports Information Director at Menlo College in Atherton, Calif. In 1993, Monroe served as a Media Relations Assistant with the Oakland A's.

Monroe is a 1992 graduate of Sonoma State University with a B.A. Degree in Communication Studies.

He is married (Patty) with three daughters (Molly, Cailey, Ellie). The family resides in Simi Valley.

Matt's Memo
Favorite Food: Chicken burrito
Least Favorite Food: Squash
Favorite Movie: Too many, but Raising Arizona, Defending Your Life, Bull Durham to name a few
Favorite TV Show: Seinfeld, The Office
Favorite Actor: Albert Brooks, Will Ferrell
Favorite Actress: Julia Louis-Dreyfuss
Would most like to meet: Howard Stern
Enjoys listening to the music of: Journey, Francis Dunnery
The best thing about working at CSUN: The people
What actor would play the lead if a movie was made about my life: Jason Statham (same hairline)
Hobbies: Golf, soccer, rooting for the San Francisco Giants
Greatest Heroes: My family (immediate and extended)
If I had a million dollars, I would: Take my family on a European adventure and buy a bigger house