Athletic Director Bill Cardarelli is in his 25th year leading the Blue Jays Athletic Department. The first and only Athletic Director at the University, Cardarelli has built and expanded the department from the ground up. Cardarelli is also the former women's basketball coach for the Blue Jays from 1993-1998, capping off his coaching tenure at the University with a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship and GNAC Coach of the Year accolades in 1998. Cardarelli is also the Vice President for Student Services at USJ. A native of New Haven, Bill currently resides in Manchester with his wife Mary and their two children, B.J. and Megan.