Louis Pullano, CHE

Associate Professor  |  Faculty Athletics Representative
Sports, Entertainment, Event - Management  |  College of Hospitality Management
Providence Campus



In addition to his role as an associate professort in the College of Hospitality Management, Louis Pullano is the University’s Faculty Athletics Representative to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), responsible for enhancing the student–athlete experience. An articulate and spirited authority on trending topics in the sports world, Pullano has held leadership roles with the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and the National Alliance for Two Year College Athletics Administrators (NATYCAA). He is an inductee of the RI High School Soccer Coaches Hall of Fame, the RI Italian-American Sports Hall of Fame, the Community College of Rhode Island Athletics Hall of Fame, and the Cranston Western Little League Hall of Fame.

M.S., Physical Education & Athletics Administration, University of Rhode Island
B.S., University of Rhode Island
A.S., Rhode Island Junior College


  • athletics coaching; athletics event management; sports recreation leadership and management; venue operations and management