Jason Veniskey is in his sixth year as an assistant director on the athletic communications staff at Canisius College. Veniskey is responsible for promoting the College's men's soccer, hockey, men's lacrosse and women's lacrosse programs.
Veniskey joined the Canisius staff after serving a one-year term as a full-time intern in the athletic communications department at Syracuse University. While at Syracuse, the Rochester, N.Y., native was the primary contact for the school's volleyball, cross country/track & field, women's rowing and women's lacrosse teams, while also serving as the secondary contact for the Orange's football and women's basketball teams. He helped coordinate Syracuse's student-staff for home football and women's basketball games and also acted as the host Sports Information Director at the 2007 BIG EAST Women's Lacrosse Championship in the Carrier Dome.
A 2006 graduate of Ithaca College, Veniskey earned his bachelor's degree in sports information and communications. While at Ithaca, he served as a student assistant for two years and covered men's soccer, men's basketball and men's lacrosse.