Max Patiño joined the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism’s admissions team in July 2014 after 14 years as director of recruitment and diversity at the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
Max helps recruit applicants to the school, run info sessions, oversee the admissions process, and assist with the open house for admitted students. He is a member of the CUNY J-School Diversity Committee and adviser to the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) – CUNYJ Chapter.
He graduated with a dual B.A. in Advertising Creative and Spanish Literature and Culture from Syracuse University.