Internal Relations Coaching Staff
Mary Ann Palazzi
Coordinator of Student Programs
Coach Info:
Position: Coordinator of Student Programs
Phone: 203-254-4000 ext. 2011
Email: mpalazzi@fairfield.edu
Mary Ann Palazzi is in her 15th year as the Coordinator of Programs for Student-Athletes in the Fairfield University Department of Athletics.  In her role, she is responsible for overseeing the academic progress of the Stags student-athletes.

Prior to coming to Fairfield, Palazzi was the head women's basketball coach at the University of New Haven, for seven years.  She was an assistant coach for the Stags women's basketball team the seven years before that, and started her collegiate coaching career with a three-year stint at Providence in the same role.

Palazzi earned a BA in Sociology in 1983 from the College of the Holy Cross, where she played both basketball and softball.  She has also earned an M.A. in Education Administration from Fairfield.

A native of Worcester, Mass., Palazzi currently resides in Stratford, Conn.