Stig Jantz
Stig Jantz
Title: Academic Advisor
Phone: (661) 395-4681
Email: stig.jantz@bakersfieldcollege.edu

Stig Jantz enters his 5th year as the academic advisor for Renegade Athletics.

Other positions he has held working within athletics academic advising/student success include:

  • 2013-14: University of Colorado Denver, Program Coordinator, Student Affairs
  • 2010-11: Pueblo Community College, Upward Bound Retention Advisor
  • 2008-2013: CSU-Pueblo Football, Character Coach
  • 2002-2010, 2012: Colorado State University-Pueblo, Academic Advisor, Student Success Coordinator

His work as a Character Coach at CSU-Pueblo was featured on NCAA.org (link here). In addition, he also spent 20 years as a reporter and editor with major newspapers and magazines. Stops included the Los Angeles Daily News and SPORT Magazine.

As an undergraduate, Stig attended California State University, Northridge earning a B.A. in History.

Stig resides in Bakersfield and loves what the BC students teach him every day: persistence, grit, dedication, resourcefulness, creativity, originality, humility, kindness, compassion and love.