John Cavalier, formerly the director of football
operations at the United States Merchant Marine Academy for the past
four years, joined the football staff in April 2010.
In 2012, he was named Assistant Athletic Director for Football and Special Events, taking on additional
responsibilities working alongside head coach Pete Mangurian.
Cavalier came to Morningside Heights after serving at the U.S.
Merchant Marine Academy since February 2006. In his role as director of
responsibilities s, he helped assist in several areas within the
football program, including alumni relations, equipment and team travel.
During the 2005 season, Cavalier was an assistant football coach at the
Merchant Marine Academy, working with the team's linebackers.
Cavalier is a 2004 graduate of St. John's, where he graduated with a
degree in sports management.