John Cornell is a communications professional with vast experience in athletics, higher education and non profits. Most recently the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the College of Coastal Georgia in Brunswick, Ga., he has also worked for the State of Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Princeton University, the U.S. Naval Academy Athletic Association. He has a BBA in marketing from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va., and a master’s degree in Sports Administration from St. Thomas University in Miami. A native New Englander from Naugatuck, Conn., Cornell has lived up and down the east coast, always gravitating to the water. He currently resides in Satellite Beach, Florida.