Michael Carvelli joined WVU Esports as the program’s Marketing Strategist in May 2022. He previously served as a Social Media Specialist at the University for 3 years.
In his role, he builds marketing and promotional strategies for the competitve team and academic programs for Esports at WVU, while also producing multimedia content that accompanies those strategies on the program’s social media channels among other places.
Prior to his work with WVU, Carvelli was an award-winning journalist and graphic designer who primarily covered West Virginia University and other collegiate athletic programs at publications like The Charleston Gazette-Mail, The Clarksburg Exponent Telegram and Blue & Gold News. He also served as the Sports Editor at WVU’s student newspaper The Daily Athenaeum for two years during his time as a student and is now a member of WVU’s Student Media Alumni Committee.