Bob Knickerbocker retires; Dave Pruder, Malinda Hudkins and Dylan Marinez promoted; Juan Moreno moves to football program; Jill Mason changes roles from event management to equipment staff.
Marinez is responsible for the issuing, inventory and maintenance of all equipment for the football program. He also handles the budgeting and purchasing for the football equipment room. In addition, Marinez supervises the student managers.
Prior to arriving at Michigan State, Marinez completed internships with the San Francisco 49ers and was a full-time member of the Detroit Lions equipment staff.
Marinez graduated from Michigan State with a bachelor’s degree in sociology. He is married to Anne Marinez; the couple have a son, Rudy.