Director of Game Presentation
Phone: (616) 774-4585 ext. 3024
Number of seasons with the Griffins (through 2018-19): 6
What you love most about working for the Griffins: Waking up every morning and going to “work” for a professional sports organization.
Best thing about your job: Being “the goal horn guy”
Hometown: Lapeer, Mich.
States (and provinces or countries) you’ve lived in: Only Michigan
College degree/year/school: Bachelor of Applied Arts (Sports Management), Central Michigan University, 2010
Sports idol(s) as a youth: Steve Yzerman
Personal/professional hero(es): My dad
As a child, you dreamed of becoming: A hockey player
First job/your age: I worked at a driving range /putt-putt/go cart track when I was 16.
Other sports teams you've worked for: Saginaw Spirit (OHL)
Proudest professional accomplishment: Being able to bring back some sponsors that I didn't think would come back.
Most memorable on-the-job mistake/embarrassing moment: Falling on the ice during an intermission promotion my first season in Saginaw. Crowd loved it... I didn’t.
Sports played growing up: Hockey
Favorite foods: Pizza
Favorite sports movie: Happy Gilmore
Favorite subject in elementary school: Does recess count?
Favorite spectator sports: Hockey, baseball, golf
Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions
Favorite recreational activities/hobbies: Golfing, playing hockey, spending time with family and friends