Chris Ferris, Executive Associate Athletic Director for External Operations is in his tenth year in the Pittsburgh Athletic Department.
A native of Upper St. Clair, Pa., Ferris joined the Pittsburgh Athletic Department in 1994 when he served as a student equipment manager. The following year, he worked as an undergraduate intern with the media relations and marketing departments.
Ferris is a 1998 graduate of Pittsburgh with a bachelor's degree in business and communications. He also earned his Masters Degree at the University of Pittsburgh's Katz Graduate School of Business.