|Alma Mater:||Long Island University|
Peter Cruz joined the Columbia athletic training staff in fall 2012. He works primarily with the Lions women's soccer team, as well as the men’s and women's track & field teams.
Cruz arrived at Columbia following a stint with the athletic training team for the New York Jets from 2011-12. He is no stranger to Columbia after having served as a student intern in both 2007 and 2010.
A 2011 graduate of Long Island University, Cruz worked as an athletic training graduate student from 2008-10. He worked with the women's basketball, women's lacrosse, women's soccer, men's basketball and women's tennis teams. He also has assisted at Manhattan College with the men's lacrosse team.