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Christopher Malleo

Christopher Malleo

Assistant Director of Admission, Head Coach, Boys' Varsity Football
B.A., Northwestern University

Chris Malleo joined Peddie in 2015 as an assistant director of admission, tour guide coordinator, dorm supervisor and Peddie's head football coach. Chris graduated from Northwestern University with a BA in communications and a minor in business. Prior to Peddie, Chris had a professional football career, coached football and was director of a high school leadership initiative program. Chris lives on campus with his wife, Ashley, and their dog, Jersey.

Coach Bio: An outstanding high school quarterback at Wall Township and The Hun School, Chris Malleo went on to play for Northwestern University as quarterback, fullback/tight end and outside linebacker. His coaching experience began in 2008 at Cheshire Academy. He moved to Hun as offensive coordinator in 2011, and to Lawrenceville as defensive coordinator in 2012. Malleo has also run the Quarterback Fraternity, a quarterback tutoring service.