Danny Cross has served as the sports information director since August 2014 and oversees all aspects of media relations and communications.
As the sports information director, his responsibilities include maintaining statistics for all 21 sports, producing and distributing media releases, updating the department’s website (athletics.georgefox.edu), overseeing the Bruin Sports Hall of Fame, the George Fox broadcasting team and the George Fox Twitter account (@GFUAthletics).
Cross arrived at George Fox in 2014 after spending the previous year as the SID at Arizona Christian University, where he was in charge of producing media releases, statistics, social media and maintaining the athletics’ website.
Before his time at ACU, Cross spent five years at California Baptist University, where he worked as a student worker for four years and one year as a graduate assistant. As the GA, he served as the primary contact for men’s and women’s cross country, men’s volleyball and the cheer team. He also traveled with the men’s golf program and helped cover its season. Cross also spent three years working for the Daily Bulletin serving as a sports writer covering high school football games in the Inland Valley.
Cross graduated from California Baptist University in 2011 with a bachelor's degree in communications studies, concentrating in public relations and journalism. Cross received his master's degree in kinesiology-sports management in 2012 from California Baptist.
Cross and his wife, Kelsey, live in Portland, Oregon. The two were married in August of 2016.