Athletics Director Resume

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Luis Miguel Martinez
22 Denver Avenue, Brentwood, NY 11717, (631) 377-1846, [email protected]

Seeking a position with the Long Island Hispanic Community Center / Youth Development Program as:


Facilities Management, Athletics/Transportation Program Development, Staff Management, Faculty Relations

Dedicated professional bringing an accomplished career in positions with not-for-profit organizations across physical  education, community service, and mental health fields in the capacities of Recreational Director, Director of Youth  Athletics, Director of Services to the Disabled, and Program/Budget Coordinator.

  • Commended by community leaders for enhancing the quality of Hispanic communities and enriching  the lives of disabled and underprivileged populations and troubled, at-risk teens.

  • Effectively managed an athletics center with oversight for the development of intramural/extramural  sports, fitness and recreational programs for local businesses, educational facilities, and youth groups.

  • Trained and coached baseball, basketball, football, swimming, and volleyball teams and instructors.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education
Advocate for Hispanic Community
Communicate effectively in English and native Spanish

Resource Planning & Allocation, Budget  Planning & Reporting, Purchasing, Vendor Relations, Compliance


As Director for the Harem Police Department's Youth Athletics Program, supervised by the City of New York  College's Physical Education Department, conducted fitness-training sessions for at-risk youth.

  • Negotiated, contracted, and directed floor-to-ceiling facility management operations of  intramural/extramural sports and fitness programs for more than 5,000 trouble youth from surrounding urban communities.

  • Coordinated the scheduled use and maintenance of the facility's exercise room, weight room,  and running area, and prescribed customized exercise plans that promoted total health and wellness.

  • Managed an annual operating budget of $250,000 to support the procurement and maintenance of  equipment and salaries for fitness instructors, administrative staff, custodial workers, and mental health professionals.

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As director of Services to the Disabled for the Town of Brentwood, reported directly to the Commissioner of  Human Services and served as point-of-contact and liaison between Suffolk Country Department of Parks and Recreation and  more than forty Long Island school district administrators.

  • Established strategic partnerships that expanded and strengthened contractual agreements throughout  business and educational communities including multiple school districts and The Great South Bay YMCA.

  • Heightened community awareness through coordination of health and job fairs resulting in an  increased enrollment rate of 85 percent from area schools, social services, and various not-for-profit organizations.

  • Coordinated the daily transportation and route management of over 300 members within a 100-mile  radius, overseeing the mapping and scheduling of door-to-door transportation services that included special  considerations for passengers with handicapping conditions.

  • Planned and implemented operating budgets for agency-funded and fee-for-service recreation and sports  programs with the financial support of governing entities and participatory associations.

As Recreational Director for New York University Hospital, planned the department's operating budget  and programs designed  to improve the psychological, social, and physical well being of consumers.

  • Sourced, negotiated, and contracted with vendors on the cost-effective leasing, installation, and  maintenance of exercise equipment that partially included treadmills, stationary bikes, and weight machines.

  • Interfaced extensively with government offices concerning not-for-profit status, funding, regulatory affairs, and  reporting functions at the local, state, and federal levels.


Division of Services to the Disabled, Brentwood, NY
Program Director, 2000 - Present

Southside Psychiatric Center, Bay Shore, NY
Recreation Therapist / Swimming Instructor, 1997 - 2000

New York University Hospital, New York, NY, 1989 - 1997
Budget / Program Coordinator (3/92 - 1/97)
Recreational Director (9/89 - 3/92)

Harlem Police Department, Harlem, NY, 1983 - 1989
Director, Youth Athletics Program


Hofstra University, Hemptstead, NY
Bachelor  of Science, Physical Education


Community Youth Leadership Award
Presented by President Brian L. Timothy of Youth Development Programs of New York

Achievements in Community Athletics Program  Development
Presented by Executive Secretary Stephanie Landers of The City of New York Athletics Society

Outstanding portfolio of professional  recommendations, awards, and references provided at time of meeting