Pete Maglieri enters his fourth year as director of equipment operations for the Tulane Athletics department in 2005. In that role, he supervises the purchase, maintenance and distribution of equipment for each of Tulane's programs while directing a staff of full-time and student equipment managers.
Maglieri came to Tulane after five years as an assistant equipment manager at UCLA, where he directed the equipment operations for five teams and worked with the Bruins' football program.
Maglieri is no stranger to Louisiana, having graduated from Louisiana State University in 1996. He was a student equipment manager for the Tigers for four years.
Following graduation, he served an internship with the New Orleans Saints before going to the University of Houston as assistant equipment manager for one season.
A certified member of the Athletic Equipment Managers' Association, Maglieri is married to the former Carrie Bumerts of Bakersfield, Calif.