Chris Giovannetti is in his ninth year as the assistant director of media relations with the Cal Poly Athletics Department. Giovannetti works primarily with Cal Poly's men's basketball, men's soccer and softball programs.
Giovannetti arrived on the central coast after serving as the Sports Information Director at Menlo College and working with the school’s 13 varsity programs for the 2005-06 season. Prior to accepting the position at Menlo, Giovannetti completed a one-year internship at California where he worked with the department’s softball, field hockey and women's gymnastics programs, in addition to assisting with football and men’s and women’s basketball game-day operations.
A 2004 graduate of San Jose State with a B.S. in Journalism, Giovannetti competed in rugby for the Spartan program. Giovannetti is a native of Fairfield, Calif., and currently resides in nearby Los Osos.