Tony Martinez was named the athletic manager of events and facilities in September 2012.
Martinez is responsible for the overall event management of UMBC home soccer, basketball, lacrosse, track and field, volleyball matches and championships. In this role, Martinez serves the department in planning and coordinating athletic facilities and acts as the direct supervisor for the event staff. Other duties also include the oversight of outside rentals and providing appropriate access to the facilities for staff, service organizations, and other university patrons. He also serves as the department's liaison to public safety, parking services, campus personnel, and facility projects and renovations.
Prior to being named the athletic manager of events and facilities, Martinez served as the athletic department's equipment manager and the recreation specialist, where he managed and supervised equipment, intramurals, and the RAC's student staff.
Martinez earned a bachelor's degree in history, with a minor in political science at UMBC in 2012 and completed his master's degree in sport and recreation management from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2014.