Evan Ortiz was named Manager of Athletic Communications and New Media at Saint Leo University in August of 2008.
Previously the Sports Information Director for fellow Sunshine State Conference school Eckerd College, where he spent nearly three years, Ortiz was assistant sports information director at Saint Leo under the tutelage of former Sports Information Director and SSC Hall of Fame member Walt Riddle.
A native of Tampa, Fla., Ortiz received his B.A. in Business Management and Administration in 2004 from Saint Leo University where he was also a member of the Lions' baseball team. Prior to his years at Saint Leo, Ortiz spent two years at Florida College in Temple Terrace, Fla., where he earned his AA degree and played for the baseball team.
Ortiz resides in Wesley Chapel, Fla. and is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in Business Administration.