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Memphis Basketball, LLC

191 Beale Street
Memphis, TN, 38103
Main: 901.205.1234
Fax: 901.205.1535
Sales: 901.888.HOOP (4667)
Basketball Media Relations: 901.205.1606 or 901.205.1607
Business Media Relations: 901.205.1409

Name Position
Robert Pera Chairman and Controlling Owner
Steve Kaplan Co-Executive Chairman
Daniel E. Straus Vice Chairman

Basketball Operations

Phone: 901.205.1234
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Name Position
Chris Wallace General Manager, Basketball Operations
John Hollinger Vice President, Basketball Operations
Ed Stefanski Executive Vice President, Player Personnel
David Fizdale Head Coach
J.B. Bickerstaff Associate Head Coach
Nick Van Exel Assistant Coach
Keith Smart Assistant Coach
Adam Mazarei Assistant Coach
Chantal Hassard Vice President, Team Operations & Player Programs
John Townsend Director, Player Development
Joe Boylan Player Development Assistant
Chattin Hill Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Jim Scholler Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning
John Faltus Assistant Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapist
Zac Cupples Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach/Physical Therapist
Charles Sweeney Equipment Manager/Travel Coordinator
David Mincberg Director of Scouting
Davide Prati International Scout
Glynn Cyprien Basketball Operations, Assistant/Scout
Daniel Marcus Basketball Operations Analyst
Joseph Keedy Basketball Operations Analyst
Marcus Jones Basketball Operations Assistant
Kevin Yeiser Basketball Information Assistant
Vince Ford Team Facilities Manager
Paul Robinson Coordinator, Team Operations
Barry Loggins Director, Team Security
Chris Pongrass Director, Basketball Operations
Adam Johansen Video Coordinator
Darnell Lazare Assistant Video Coordinator
Nick Arcuri Sports Dietitian/Chef
David Taylor Performance Analyst
Dean Little Performance Analyst
Adam Vichitvongsa Intern, Nutrition
Megan Fontenot Intern, Team Operations
Adam Kotin Intern, Team Services

Business Operations

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Name Position

Business Operations

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Jason Wexler President of Business Operations
John Walker Executive Vice President of Business Operations
Zachary Kleiman Counsel
Kandace Stewart Senior Coordinator, Business Operations


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James Connolly Senior Business Analyst, Strategy and Analytics

Arena Operations

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Eric Granger Vice President, Arena Operations


Phone: 901.205.1522
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Jeff Olson Director, Event Booking


Jose Gonzales Building Painter
Nicholas Parker Building Maintenance Technician

Event Operations

Phone: 901.205.1521
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Peter Pugh Senior Director, Facility Operations
Brandon Fiedler Arena Production Manager
Nate Johnson Operations Manager
Diana Caglianone Event Manager
Alyson Pane Event Coordinator
Jon Moore Coordinator, Operations
Willie Fisher Supervisor, Conversion
Scotty Swanger Supervisor, Conversion
Maurio Batts Coordinator, Conversion
Torey Smith Coordinator, Conversion
Renèe Sparks Supervisor, Central Services
Ben Newsham Clerk, Central Services
Keith Armstrong Electrician
Cedric Rodgers Electrician

Guest Relations

Phone: 901.205.1535
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Mike Sullivan Manager, Event Services
Paula Richmond Sr. Manager, Staff Services
David Rodriguez Coordinator, Event Services

Information Technology

Phone: 901.205.1313
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Scott Pitts Director, IT
Johnathan Yancey Network Support Analyst II
Andrew McGregor Technical Support Technician

Community Engagement & Foundation

Phone: 901.205.1252 | Send e-mail
Diane Terrell Vice President, Community Engagement & Executive Director of Grizzlies Foundation
Desiree Robertson Senior Manager, Grizzlies Mentor Alliance
Joel Katz Senior Manager, Youth Sports Partnership
Tim Jordan, II Manager, NBA & Player Initiatives, Community Engagement
Tiffani Morrow Manager, Team Up Mentoring
Mason Massey Coordinator, Education Initiatives, Memphis Grizzlies Community Investments
Candace Hamar Coordinator, Innovation and Impact
Mya Orr Team Mentor Program Specialist
Shatarra Barnum AmeriCorps VISTA, Mentor Program Coordinator
Dominique Garrett AmeriCorps VISTA, Mentor Program Coordinator
Sharda Bettis SBYD Fellow

Youth Basketball Programming

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Antonio Perez Senior Manager, Youth Basketball Programming


Phone: 901.205.1266
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Scott Zachry Director, Broadcast & Feature Content
Brett Smith Director, Broadcast Operations
Kim Johnson Coordinator, Broadcast
Pete Pranica Television Play by Play Broadcaster
Eric Hasseltine Radio Play by Play Broadcaster
Michael Blevins Creative Producer/Senior Editor
Ian Owen Media Archive Coordinator

Partnership Marketing

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Anthony L. Macri Vice President, Partnership Marketing
Lamont Nelson Director, Partnership Marketing
Rob Aycock Sr. Manager, Development
Kenny Keblaitis Manager, Development
Brooke Manning Senior Coordinator, Activation
Mya Donald Senior Manager, Activation
Leslie Finch Coordinator, Activation
Nicole Pentecost Senior Coordinator, Activation
Gavin Driskill Business Analyst, Partnership Marketing

Event Presentation

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Jason Potter Director, Content & Live Entertainment
Carly Knight-Lyons Director, Promotions, Regional & Event Marketing
Kate Ulrich Coordinator, Live Entertainment
Amanda Jones Coordinator, Promotions & Regional Marketing
Tamara Moore Entertainment & Retail Marketing Manager
Terran Gary Entertainment Coordinator
Eric McMahon Mascot Coordinator


Phone: 901.205.1428 | Send e-mail
Nancy Alyea Vice President, Finance
Barbara Gray Director, Accounting and Financial Reporting
Karen Merrit Controller
Durelle Bonds Payroll Manager
Stephanie Harrison Senior Accountant
Sonya Jones Senior Accountant
Kim Newsom Accounting Coordinator
Malika Travis Finance Clerk
Travarious Cunningham Finance Intern

Sales And Service

Phone: 901.888.HOOP (4667) | Send e-mail
Dennis O'Connor Vice President, Ticket Sales and Service
Gregg Crone Senior Director, Premium Services
David Harmon Director, Premium Sales
Hateisha Williamson Director of Guest Services
Paige Perkins Senior Manager, Premium Sales & Engagement
Monica King Senior Manager, Client Services
Rickie Means Manager, Premium Services
Joseph Fitzpatrick Account Executive, Premium Sales
Kyle Krebs Account Executive, Premium Sales
Carl Rosen Senior Account Executive, Client Services
Clifford Jernigan Account Executive, Client Services
Joseph Palermino Account Executive, Client Services
Lauren Tesler Account Executive, Client Services
Max Alpert Account Executive, Ticket Sales
David Ridenhour Manager, Group Sales
Baker Kimberly Coordinator, Group Sales
Jason Cockerham Senior Account Executive, Group Sales
Jonathan Jones Account Executive, Group Sales
Paris Perrett Account Executive, Group Sales
Tommy Fridy Account Executive, Group Sales
Mike Brown Director, Ticket Sales
Makinzie Foos Ticket Sales Manager
Peggy Rounds Senior Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Mark Greer Senior Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Bryan (Walker) Eaton Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Paige Carlson Ticket Sales Representative
Cheree Duncan Ticket Sales Representative
Bryson Faggs Ticket Sales Representative
James Hluska Ticket Sales Representative
Jacob Kimbrell Ticket Sales Representative
Joseph Silver Ticket Sales Representative
Susie Tucker Ticket Sales Representative

Ticket Operations

Phone: 901.205.2640 | Send e-mail
Garth Webster Vice President, Ticket Operations
Anita Biles Manager, Ticket Operations
Michael Rose Manager, Ticket Operations
Lisa Smith Assistant Manager, Ticket Operations

Marketing & Communications

Phone: 901.205.1483 | Send e-mail
John Pugliese Vice President, Brand, Content Marketing, Communications & Broadcast
Rolanda Gregory Vice President, Marketing Strategy
Lesley Torrell Senior Director, Digital & Database Marketing
Cynthia Hazell Director, FedExForum and Media Marketing
David Thompson Director, Brand Marketing
Jason Wallace Director, Communications and Publications
Kristopher Peggs Manager, Multimedia Production
Bryan Rumfola Senior Graphic Designer
Roy Wells Senior Web Developer/Designer
Malcolm Moore Jr. Web Developer
Amara Baptist Social Media Producer
Laura Gawel Marketing Analyst
Megan Gattas Digital Marketing & Email Coordinator
Ross Wooden Manager, Communications & Publications
Kerri Harper Senior Coordinator, Communications & Publications
Geoffrey Langham Intern, Communications & Publications
Maggie Yang Intern, Communications & Publications

Human Resources

Phone: 901.205.1602 | Send e-mail | Employment
Arnetria Knowles Vice President, Human Resources
Kim Brunt-Stephens Manager, Human Resources
Lakendra Jeffries Part-time Receptionist/Activation Specialist
Gabrielle Beauford Intern, Human Resources

Levy Restaurant

Main: 901.205.1850
Perrin Harper General Manager, Premium Services
Ken Gaber Director, Operations
Angela Rutberg Controller
Maureen Higgins Senior Suites, Manager
Jamie West Senior Clubs, Manager
Bobby Zapf Regional Purchasing Manager
Michael Bruzdowski Purchasing Manager
Joe Freitas ADO
Tanya Varner Manager, Accounting
Kimberly Carson Senior Human Resources
Josh Smallie Senior Purchasing Manager


Michael Stanley Executive Chef
Bruce Taylor Senior Sous Chef
Demetrius Cole Sous Chef


Rob Fredette General Manager, Concessions
Jacob Carlise Manager, Concessions
Nathan Weindruch Manager, Concessions

Opus Restaurant


FedExForum Lounge


Suite Ordering




Grizzlies Den

Phone: 901.205.1551
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