Pat Salvas
Position: Assistant Director of Varsity Athletics Communications
Hometown: Amherst, N.H.
Alma Mater: Quinnipiac
Graduating Year: 2008
Experience: 2 Years

Pat Salvas begins his fourth year at Dartmouth in 2014-15. A native of Amherst, N.H., Salvas returned to his home state after spending a year in Orlando working at the University of Central Florida in 2010-11.

Since returning to the Granite State, Salvas has worked  with the men's hockey, men's and women's lacrosse and field hockey teams, in addition to the track & field/cross country program. He has been responsible for the design, layout and editing of the Big Green Sporting News, the Athletic Department's monthly alumni newsletter and magazine, as well as posters and team programs.

Prior to his time in Orlando, Salvas spent three years working in the Quinnipiac Sports Information Department. While at QU, Salvas served as the primary media contact for more than a dozen sports as well as the secondary contact for the nationally ranked men's hockey team.

A 2008 graduate of Quinnipiac, Salvas also pursued a master's degree in public relations his final two years while working as a graduate assistant in the sports information office.

During his undergraduate time, Salvas was an intern with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League (AHL). It was in Bridgeport that he was a part of Sound Tigers TV, the first all-access video portal on any team's website in the league. He also worked closely with the Director of Media Relations, coordinating interviews, press conferences, writing press releases and feature stories for the league website as well as AAA Magazine.

Salvas and his fiance, Candice, currently reside in Enfield with their chocolate lab, Ellie.