John Colombo enters his first season as Florida Panthers Senior Director of the Florida Panthers Foundation and Community Relations. He previous served as the Director of Community Relations for four years.
In his seventh season with the club, Colombo oversees the Florida Panthers Foundation key fundraising efforts as well as the teams grassroots and community outreach initiatives. He has led the team's Panther Patrol, built Learn to Play and school floorball programs from the ground up introducing the sport of hockey to more than 100,000 children across South Florida.
A native of West Haven, Connecticut, Colombo graduated from Seton Hall University in 2009 with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and currently resides in Plantation, Fla. with his wife Melissa.