Andrew Castagnola begins his seventh year at Quinnipiac. After serving as an assistant athletic director for operations for the previous five years, Castagnola was promoted to Associate Atheltic Director in 2011. He served as the interim director of operations during the 2005–06 year before being promoted to his current role in which he handles all responsibilities pertaining to event and gameday management.
After graduating from Quinnipiac with a bachelor's degree in business marketing in 2003, Castagnola moved into a graduate assistant position in the operations office. He spent two years in that capacity before moving into the interim director of operations position.
A four-year member of the Quinnipiac men's lacrosse team, Castagnola played goal for the Bobcats from 2000–03. Castagnola also has experience on the coaching front. He served as the goalie coach for the Quinnipiac men's lacrosse team in 2004. From 2000–03, he was the goalie instructor and an assistant junior varsity coach at Cheshire (Conn.) High School.
Andrew and his wife, Lauren, currently reside in Wallingford, Conn.