John has been the Director of Recreational Sports since 1988 and is the first and only Director of the Sports Complex. A Certified Recreational Sports Specialist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Resistance Trainer, John attended the University of Rhode Island, where he completed both his undergraduate and graduate studies. He holds a B.A. in Communications and a M.S. in Physical Education/Sports Administration. His primary focuses are management of the facilities, fitness programs, the Sport Clubs program and student development.
Derek Jenesky, Assistant Director
Derek Jenesky is the Assistant Director of Recreational Sports. Derek attended Western New England College where he graduated with a B.A. in Communications. Derek began at Stonehill in 1999, as Program Coordinator and became Assistant Director in 2000. His primary focuses are Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs, and varsity Home Event personnel. He is also the Head Coach of both the Men's and Women's Rugby Teams, our most accomplished Club Teams.
Jose Gomes, Coordinator of Sport Clubs and Operations
Jose is a Stonehill alumnus and has been at the College since 1986. Starting in 1988 as a Building Manager for Rec Sports, he has now been the Sport Clubs and Operations Coordinator since 2003. In addition to his primary focus, Jose also assists with Intramural Sports and facilities.
Silvina Faiella Miller, Assistant to the Director
Silvina Miller is the Recreational Sports Administrative Assistant. She has been with Stonehill College for twenty-nine years. Sil came on board with Recreational Sports in 1988, when the program began. Sil has years of experience in recreation, intramurals, sport clubs, and fitness. She is a conscientious team player in the daily operations of the Ames Complex.