BREAKING NEWS: Pete Garcia to Step Down as FIU Athletics Director

Pete Garcia. Photo by Underdog Dynasty

Richard Gibson / Sports Director

FIU Executive Director of Sports Pete Garcia announced earlier today that he is stepping down from his position. 

While no official timetable has been provided, Garcia’s contract officially expires July 31, 2022.

In a statement by FIU president Marc B. Rosenberg released through email and social media, Garcia is not leaving FIU. 

“He will transition to the role of Senior Advisor to the President, with a focus on university revenue generation and fundraising.”

Garcia had been the Athletics Director at FIU since 2006. Senior Associate Athletics Director Heath Glick will serve in Garcia’s position until a new director is hired. 

PantherNOW will provide more information on the subject as it is provided. 

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