|Position:||Intercollegiate Athletics Equipment Manager - Dodge Fitness Center|
Daniel Flores enters his ninth year with the Columbia Athletics Department as an Assistant Equipment Manager based in Dodge Fitness Center. As part of his many duties, Flores is responsible for inventory, maintenance and day-to-day equipment operations at both Baker and Dodge athletics. He began his current position in September 2009.
Prior to Columbia, Flores earned his undergraduate degree at SUNY-Albany where he was a U.S. History major with a minor in Education. At Albany, he was a two-year member of the lacrosse team as a midfielder. He also served as a graduate assistant equipment manager (2008-09) and student assistant equipment manager (2005-08) at Albany.
A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Flores is the third of five sons. He attended Poly Prep in Brooklyn where he was a member of the football and lacrosse teams. His older brother Brian is the linebackers coach with the Super Bowl XLIX and LI Champion New England Patriots.
Flores, who is currently working on a master’s degree in American Studies at Columbia, was born on Feb. 10, 1985.