Department of Broadcasting

Sean Ingrassia

Sean Ingrassia began as the Director of Sports Broadcasting for the Department of Broadcasting & Journalism in the fall of 2014. Ingrassia completed both his undergraduate and graduate work at Western Illinois. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcasting in 2012, and Master of Science in Sport Management in May 2014. 

Ingrassia was a graduate assistant in the Western Illinois Athletic Communications office while in grad school. During his two-year stint in athletic communications, he was the primary media contact for Leatherneck baseball, golf, swimming & diving and volleyball. He also served as the multi-media coordinator for the athletics department during his time as a GA, working on promotional videos, commercials, and feature stories for the athletics department. In addition, he was named Student Services Graduate Assistant of the Month in November 2013.

Ingrassia was heavily involved in all aspects of sports production as an undergraduate in the Broadcasting Department. He was the producer and host of 'Pigskin Preview', a weekly coaches football show that won first place for Outstanding TV Sports Program at the 2012 SINBA Awards.

Sallee Hall 303
(309) 298-2131


Areas of Interest:

 Sports Production  



M.S. - Western Illinois University

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