Kevin Strauss begins his fifth season at CSUN in 2015, and first as Assistant Athletic Director for Digital Marketing after being named to the position in June. He previously served as an Assistant Sports Information Director with the baseball, men's soccer and men's basketball teams since 2011. Strauss joined the media relations staff after earning his BA degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations from CSUN in the fall of 2010. He interned with the media relations department at CSUN during the summer and fall of 2010 and was hired as a Media Relations Assistant in February 2011.
As a student, he won the 2010 California College Media Association (CCMA) award for Best Online Promotion and was runner-up in Best Use of Social Media while working at the Daily Sundial (Cal State Northridge). Kevin and his wife Jackie currently reside in Northridge.