HEAT Group Directory

The HEAT Group | AmericanAirlines Arena | 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 | (786) 777-1000


Managing General Partner
Chief Executive Officer

Basketball Operations Executives

Senior Vice President, Basketball Operations/General Manager
Vice President, Sports Media Relations
Vice President, Player Personnel
Vice President, Player Programs
Assistant General Manager/General Manager Sioux Falls Skyforce
Vice President, Basketball Development & Analytics
Vice President/Executive Director, Miami HEAT Charitable Fund

Basketball Operations Executive Staff

Executive Assistant to the President
Karen Merrill
Executive Assistant, Basketball Operations
Yvette Morrell
Executive Assistant to the Head Coach
Rich Fernando

Basketball Coaching

Head Coach
Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach/Director of Player Development
Assistant Coach/Player Development
Video Coordinator/Player Development Coach
Shooting Consultant
Rob Fodor
Director of NBA Scouting/Advance Scout
Basketball Analyst
Bob Chaikin
Assistant Video Coordinator
Dan Bisaccio
Video Intern
Aaron Winshall


Athletic Trainer
Assistant Athletic Trainer & Director of Rehabilitation
Brandon Gilliam
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Wes Brown
Head Equipment Manager/Travel Coordinator
Neuromuscular Therapist
Director of Sports Performance
Michael Williams
Director of Strength & Conditioning
Strength & Conditioning Consultant
Equipment Intern
Brandon Mango

Team Physicians

Dr. Harlan Selesnick, Dr. Allan Herskowitz, Dr. Edward Neff, Dr. Jim Losito  
Dr. Richard Mariani, Dr. Larry Brown, Dr. Angelo Thrower  
Dr. Henry Trattler  

Basketball Operations

Senior Director of Team Security
David Holcombe
Director of College & Pro Scouting/Assistant GM, Sioux Falls Skyforce
Director of Team Services
Director of Basketball Analytics and Performance Technology
Director of Scouting and Assistant Director of Player Personnel
Eric Amsler
Director of Basketball Operations/Assistant GM, Sioux Falls Skyforce
Dave Beyer
Scout/Community Liaison
Scout/Community Liaison
Glen Rice
Ed Maull
Bob Reinhart
Bob Staak
Basketball Operations Intern
Andrew Perez
Basketball Operations Intern
Jeff Saunders

Sports Media Relations Staff

Senior Director of Sports Media Relations
Director of Sports Media Relations
Sports Media Relations Manager
Sports Media Relations Intern
Maddox Burnett

Business Operations Executives

President, Business Operations
Executive Vice President/CFO
Executive Vice President/CMO
Executive Vice President/General Counsel
Executive Vice President/General Manager, AmericanAirlines Arena
Executive Vice President/Chief Revenue Officer
Executive Vice President, HEAT Group Enterprises
Vice President, Human Resources
Vice President, Marketing Division
Vice President, Finance
Vice President/Assistant General Manager, AmericanAirlines Arena
Vice President, Ticket Operations and Strategic Planning
Vice President, Corporate Partnerships Sales and Service
Vice President, Operations/Assistant General Manager, AmericanAirlines Arena
Vice President, STM & Assistant General Manager
Garrick Amos
Vice President, Tickets & Premium Sales and Service
Vice President, Retail Business & Development
Vice President, Associate General Counsel
Vice President, Mobile Strategy & Innovation
Vice President, Business Intelligence & Strategy
Edson Crevecoeur

Business Operations Executive Staff

Executive Assistant, Business Executive Office
Raquel Motola
Executive Assistant, Legal
Susan Greenwood
Executive Assistant, Legal
Greg Fritzius
Executive Assistant, Arena & STM
Rocio Vasquez

Internet Services

Director of Internet Services
Michael Farmer
Internet Services Manager
Couper Moorhead
Internet Services Mobile Manager
Donnie Schmid
Internet Services Content Coordinator
Joseph Beguiristain
Internet Services Web Developer
Angel Kurny
Internet Services Mobile Coordinator
Christopher Pendas
Internet Services Translation Coordinator
Shuaihu Zhong
Internet Services Coordinator
Alexander Granado
Internet Services Coordinator
Christina Carey


Human Resources Senior Recruiter
John Cervera

3-Pointers vs Lakers (3/16/18)

The HEAT made 10 threes against the Lakers

Team Highlights

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3-Pointers vs Lakers (3/16/18)

The HEAT made 10 threes against the Lakers
Mar 17, 2018  |  00:22

Dragić Highlights vs Lakers (3/16/18)

Goran Dragić led the HEAT with 30 points on 10-of-18 shooting against the Lakers
Mar 17, 2018  |  00:34

Defensive Highlights vs Lakers (3/16/18)

The HEAT held the Lakers to 42.1 percent shooting and forced them to commit 20 turnovers
Mar 17, 2018  |  00:21

Dragic Nails The Winning Floater

Goran Dragic floats it in with 14 seconds left to lift the Heat over the Lakers.
Mar 17, 2018  |  00:18

GAME RECAP: Heat 92, Lakers 91

Goran Dragic leads the way with 30 points and five rebounds as the Heat snap a nine-game road losing streak against the Lakers.
Mar 16, 2018  |  00:51

McGruder Blocks From Behind

Rodney McGruder comes from behind to get the huge block on Isaiah Thomas.
Mar 16, 2018  |  00:14

Adebayo Highlights vs Kings (3/14/18)

Bam Adebayo grabbed a team and career-high 16 rebounds against the Kings
Mar 15, 2018  |  00:25

Dragić Highlights vs Kings (3/14/18)

Goran Dragić tied a season high with 33 points on 11-of-21 shooting against the Kings
Mar 15, 2018  |  00:30

Ellington Highlights vs Kings (3/14/18)

Wayne Ellington scored 22 points against the Kings
Mar 15, 2018  |  00:25

Olynyk Three For The Lead

Kelly Olynyk with the three-pointer putting the Heat in the lead in the final quarter.
Mar 15, 2018  |  00:24

GAME RECAP: Kings 123, Heat 119

Despite going into overtime, the Kings hang on to beat the Miami Heat. De'Aaron Fox proved to be clutch, leading the team into overtime, while Zach Randolph was big in the game with 22 points, nine re
Mar 14, 2018  |  02:08

Johnson With The Assist to Dragic

Tyler Johnson blocks the ball and throws it down the court to Goran Dragic for the layup.
Mar 14, 2018  |  00:20

Johnson With The Dunk

Wayne Ellington goes for the shot and misses but James Johnson is there with the putback dunk.
Mar 14, 2018  |  00:17

McGruder With The Three

Rodney McGruder shoots from the outside making a three-pointer.
Mar 14, 2018  |  00:16

Dragić Highlights vs Trail Blazers (3/12/18)

Goran Dragić led the HEAT with 23 points on 10-of-17 shooting and also had two boards and two assists against the Trail Blazers
Mar 13, 2018  |  00:37

Winslow Highlights vs Trail Blazers (3/12/18)

Justise Winslow scored 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting, tied a career-high with 13 rebounds, dished out four assists and blocked two shots against the Trail Blazers
Mar 13, 2018  |  00:38

Dragic With The Layup

Goran Dragic goes straight to the basket for the layup.
Mar 12, 2018  |  00:16

Dragic Spins To The Rim

Goran Dragic spins to the rim for a layup.
Mar 12, 2018  |  00:15

Ellington Steals And Scores

Wayne Ellington steals the ball and takes it to the hole.
Mar 12, 2018  |  00:58

GAME RECAP: Blazers 115, Heat 99

The Miami Heat came up short to the Portland Trailblazers with the final score being 115-99. Damian Lillard dominated the game with 32 points, 10 assists, and 5 rebounds.
Mar 12, 2018  |  01:45

Wayne Ellington Highlights vs. Wizards (3/10/18)

Wayne Ellington had 17 points on 5-of-11 shooting against the Wizards
Mar 11, 2018  |  00:58

James Johnson Highlights vs. Wizards (3/10/18)

James Johnson led the HEAT with 20 points on 8-of-9 shooting and also had five assists and two rebounds against the Wizards
Mar 11, 2018  |  00:57

Tyler Johnson Highlights vs Wizards (3/10/18)

Tyler Johnson had 13 points on 6-of-10 shooting and three assists against the Wizards
Mar 11, 2018  |  00:46

First Half Highlights vs Wizards (3/10/18)

Check out some first half highlights from the HEAT's game against the Wizards
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:31

Bam's Dunk vs Wizards (3/10/18)

Bam Adebayo starts with a slam on the pick-and-roll
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:06

Olynyk's Block Leads To Johnson's Layup

Kelly Olynyk blocks Bradley Beal and gets the ball to Tyler Johnson who goes coast to coast for the layup.
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:20

Richardson To Johnson For The Slam

Josh Richardson steals and dishes the bounce pass to Tyler Johnson on his drive for the slam.
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:18

Richardson Reaches Back For The Slam Dunk

Josh Richardson finds a clear path to the rim and reaches back for the slam dunk.
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:16

Johnson One-Handed Slam

James Johnson gets the game rolling with a cut and drive to the hoop for the one-handed slam.
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:11

McGruder Nasty Crossover

Rodney McGruder puts Ramon Sessions on skates with a nasty crossover and layup.
Mar 10, 2018  |  00:16