Nov. 30, 2012
FRESNO, Calif. --- Fresno State Director of Athletics Thomas Boeh announced Friday the hiring of Steve Robertello as the new Associate Athletics Director of Intercollegiate Services.
"We are fortunate to have Steve join the Bulldog family in this significant leadership role," said Boeh on Robertello's hiring. "His numerous years of exceptional experience at the Division I FBS level, combined with his demonstrated firm conviction that student-athlete welfare and "doing things the right way" are paramount, make him an ideal fit for Fresno State Athletics. The entire Bulldog community will benefit greatly from Steve's guidance, insight and passion for intercollegiate athletics."
Robertello, a graduate of West Virginia University, will oversee the branches of compliance, student-athlete services, sports medicine and strength and conditioning.
For the past 10 years, Robertello has worked at Washington State University. Most recently he served as the Associate Director of Athletics/Compliance in Pullman where he directed the day-to-day operations of the WSU Athletics Compliance Office. Robertello served as a member of the WSU Athletics Department Executive Staff, as well as the Athletics Department liaison to the WSU Admissions Office.
At the conference level, Robertello served on the Pac-12 Conference Legislative Committee and Recruiting Task Force. For the NCAA, he served on the Amateurism Fact-Finding Committee as a member (2008-12) and committee chair (2010-12) and was the NCAA Site Coordinator for the 2005 NCAA Men's Tennis Championships first and second rounds.
Prior to WSU, Robertello spent two and a half years as a Compliance Coordinator at Arizona State University, two years as an Athletics Compliance Office Assistant, and Assistant Director of Compliance at Villanova University and one year as a Athletic Compliance Office Graduate Assistant at West Virginia University.
Robertello graduated from West Virginia with a Master's of Science in Sport Management and Bachelor of Science.