Phoenix Suns Staff Directory

  • PHOENIX SUNS
  • 201 East Jefferson Street
  • Phoenix, AZ 85004
  • PHONE: (602) 379-2000
  • WEBSITE: www.suns.com

Ownership

Executive Team

  • Jason Rowley: President
  • Lon Babby: President, Basketball Operations
  • Jim Pitman: Executive Vice President, Finance & Administration
  • Harvey Shank: Sr. Executive Vice President
  • Maria Baier: Sr. Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs
  • Ralph Marchetta: General Manager, Sports & Entertainment Services & Sr. VP, Ticket Operations
  • Matt Wright: Sr. Vice President, Marketing Partnerships
  • Nic Barlage: Sr. Vice President, Chief Sales Officer
  • Melissa Goldenberg: General Counsel
  • Steve Reese: Vice President,Chief Information Officer
  • Zaheer Benjamin: Vice President, Business Planning & Basketball Analytics
  • Nina Daily: Vice President, Marketing
  • Karen Rausch: Vice President, Human Resources

Basketball Operations

  • Lon Babby: President, Basketball Operations
  • Ryan McDonough: General Manager
  • John Treloar: Director, Player Personnel
  • Trevor Bukstein: Assistant General Manager
  • Pat Connelly: Assistant General Manager
  • Charles Bayfield: Director, Team Security
  • Joyce Ponder: Team Services Coordinator/Player Liaison
  • Jeff Hornacek: Head Coach
  • Jerry Sichting: Assistant Coach
  • Mike Longabardi: Assistant Coach
  • Kenny Gattison: Assistant Coach
  • Mark West: Assistant Coach
  • Irving Roland: Player Development Assistant
  • Scott Vaughan: Advance Scout
  • Brett Burchard: Video Coordinator
  • Ross Geiger: Assistant Video Coordinator
  • Aaron Nelson: VP, Athletic Care/Head Athletic Trainer
  • Mike Elliott: Assistant Athletic Trainer/Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Tom Maystadt: Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Adam Annaccone: Performance Recovery Consultant
  • Jay Gaspar: Equipment Manager
  • Eric Hallman: Assistant Equipment Manager
  • Bubba Burrage: Head Pro Personnel Scout
  • John Shumate: Scout
  • Louis Lehman: Analytics Intern

Medical Staff

  • Dr. Tom Carter: Head Team Physician (Orthopedist)
  • Dr. Tom Fiel: Team Physician (Internal Medicine)
  • Dr. Tim Byrne: Cardiologist
  • Dr. Monte Hessler: Chiropractor
  • Dr. John Badolato: Dentist
  • Dr. William Ko: Dermatologist
  • Dr. Jay Schwartz: Ophthalmologist
  • Dr. Ryan Rehl: Otolaryngology (ENT)
  • Dr. Ryan Golub: Podiatrist
  • Jay McCoy: Psychiatrist
  • Dr. V "Bob" Evani: Surgeon

Analytics

  • Eddie Kendralla: Manager, Analytics
  • Ken Borkan: Manager, Analytics
  • Jake Loos: Manager, Analytics

Administrative Staff/Executive Staff

  • Jacque Alonzo: Executive Assistant to the Managing Partner, President, Basketball Operations, & General Manager
  • Gloria Santa Cruz: Executive Assistant
  • Nancy Hann: Executive Assistant
  • Ceola Coaston: Suns Receptionist
  • Jan Forshee: Suns Receptionist
  • Gerri Sandy: Manager, Administrative Services
  • Jason Shelley: Staff Assistant

Basketball Communications

  • Julie Fie: Vice President, Basketball Communications
  • D.C. Headley: Basketball Communications Manager
  • Cole Mickelson: Basketball Communications Coordinator
  • Lori Cook: Administration Asst of VP, Basketball Communications

Marketing Partnerships

  • Dan Costello: Vice President, Sales and Activation
  • Carlissa Henry: Vice President, Sales and Operations
  • Courtney Parks: Administrative Assistant to the SVPLINKEDIN

  • Doug Chisholm: Sr. Director of ActivationLINKEDIN
  • Amber Pensky: Sr. Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Jorge Aguirre: Sr. Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Brennan Hickey: Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Kyra Joiner: Activation Manager
  • Nick Long: Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Erin Skuse: Activation Manager
  • Nicole Strunks: Premium Partnerships Activation and Services Manager
  • Nicholas Erikson: Assistant Activation CoordinatorLINKEDIN
  • Taryn Thalheimer: Promotions Coordinator

  • Zach Sebastian: Director of Business DevelopmentLINKEDIN
  • Kristin Boston: Account Executive
  • Jose Tafoya: Account ExecutiveLINKEDIN
  • Graham Greytak: Account ExecutiveLINKEDIN

  • Blake Holmes: Director of Operations and Research
  • Benicia Thompson: Broadcast Traffic Manager
  • Sandra Vega: Accounts Manager
  • Chris Antonious: Business Development Coordinator

Suns Productions

  • Dan Siekmann: Vice President, Broadcast Productions
  • Bob Adlhoch: Executive Producer
  • Marc Goldberg: Sr. Producer/PreGame Broadcast
  • David Hughes: Game Producer/Game Broadcast
  • Nick Williams: Creative Producer/Editor
  • Paden Wigness: Pre-Game Show Producer
  • David Grapentine: Sr. Videographer
  • Robert Weinerth: Videographer
  • Tommy Arguelles: Editor
  • Tom Leander: Pre and Post Game Host

Sales & Service

  • Travis Apple: Vice President, Ticket Sales & ServiceLINKEDIN
  • Courtney Giovanni: Sales Coordinator
  • Jacqueline Bryant: Manager, Sales, Digital and Marketing Operations

  • Jordan Lopez: Director, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Kelly Wilson: Team Lead, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Alex Liggins: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Brittane Johnson: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Danielle Page: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Matthew Hittinger: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Michaela Ostronic: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Michael Scherr: Account Executive, Membership Sales LINKEDIN
  • Spencer Cherney: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN


  • Josh Belkoff: Manager, New Business DevelopmentLINKEDIN
  • Alex Black: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Ashley Cheatham: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Audrey Gloss: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Becca Haberl: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Bren Schader: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Chad Butler: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Colby Eason: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Jeremy Gomez: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Lindsay Seemann: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Liza Warshaver: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Lucy Grimm: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Mariah Martin: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Michael Basist: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Murphy Burns: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Scott Dressler: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Taylor Axelson: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Xavier Gibson: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN


  • Geoff Budoff: Vice President, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Jason McGuinness: Director, Premium Sales and ServiceLINKEDIN
  • Melissa Fender Panagiotakopoulos: Sr. Premium Experience ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Michael Pettit: Sr. Account Manager, Premium ExperienceLINKEDIN
  • Sarah Colburn: Account Manager, Premium ExperienceLINKEDIN
  • Chelsea Steltenpohl: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Chris Majerchin: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Don Vedeen: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Zach McMurray: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN


  • Eric Little: Director, Membership ExperienceLINKEDIN
  • Chris Moran: Sr. Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Andrew Danaher: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Brandon Boyle: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Chris Baugh: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Elizabeth Baker: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Jeremy Weber: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN
  • Michael Signoracci: Membership Experience SpecialistLINKEDIN


  • Joe Rugo: Director, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Stephen Gerhard: Manager, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Matt Audibert: Manager, Youth and High School Sports ProgramsLINKEDIN
  • Aaron Ostrovsky: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Andrew Morrison: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Jeff Luczak: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Mark Ruby: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Megan Hinde: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Noah Moquin: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Ramond Calvert: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Stacey Yin: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Terrell Graham: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN

Public Relations

  • Casey Taggatz: Public Relations Director
  • Rebecca Clark: Public Relations Manager
  • Kandace Hurdle: Public Relations Coordinator
  • Kelsey Dickerson: Public Relations Coordinator

Phoenix Suns Charities

  • Robin Milne: Executive Director
  • Sarah Krahenbuhl: Director, Suns Charities
  • Margarita Cortez: Admin Coordinator

Community Relations

  • Chris Mallory: Director, Community Relations
  • Meredith Painter: Community Relations Manager
  • April Johnson: Community Relations Coordinator
  • Justin Bailey: Community Relations Coordinator
  • Bob Woolf: Mascot Coordinator
  • Zoli Berencsi, Mascot Coordinator
  • Mark Gretter: Program Director, Jr. Suns/Jr. Mercury

Game Entertainment

  • Kip Helt: Vice President, Game Entertainment
  • Shaun Stanhibel: Game Entertainment Manager
  • Steve Friesen: Game Entertainment Coordinator
  • Rob Hart:Director,SunsVision
  • Martin Flores: SunsVision Editor
  • Kevin Bonham: SunsVision Producer
  • Steven Mitchell: SunsVision Producer
  • Steve Heck: Gorilla Assistant

Marketing

  • Aaron Kusch: Sr. Marketing Manager
  • Jermaine Walton: Marketing Manager
  • Vianey Celestino: Hispanic Marketing Manager
  • Dove Mittelman: Merchandising Manager
  • Ashley Silva: Marketing Event Planner
  • Allie Dicken: Marketing Coordinator
  • Forrest Gmitro: Marketing Coordinator

  • Angela Woods: Director, Creative Design
  • Cheyenne Lopez: Creative Design Manager
  • Derek Reed: Sr. Graphic Designer
  • Jestine Kavana: Graphic Designer
  • Emily Schramm: Graphic Designer
  • Maria Madrid Reed: Graphic Designer
  • Jennifer Corn: Creative Coordinator

Suns Digital

  • Jeramie McPeek: Vice President, Digital
  • Dan Hilton: Director, Digital
  • Greg Esposito: Digital Manager
  • Brad G. Faye: Digital Content Producer
  • Matt Petersen: Digital Reporter
  • Ben York: Digital Content Coordinator
  • Shawn Deloney: Digital Video Producer
  • Arvind Navaratnasingham: Digital Creative Specialist
  • Andre Zannis: Digital Image Coordinator
  • Ryan Wolf: Digital Archivist
  • Tony Gautier: Digital Design Assistant

Television

  • Steve Albert: Play-by-Play
  • Tom Chambers: Studio Host
  • Tom Leander: Studio Host
  • Ann Meyers Drysdale: Color Analyst
  • Eddie Johnson: Color Analyst

Radio

  • Al McCoy: Arizona Sports 620, Play-by-Play
  • Tim Kempton: Color Analyst
  • Ivan Valenzuela: KSUN 1400 AM (Spanish), Play-by-Play
  • Arturo Ochoa: Color Analyst

Legal

  • Melissa Flores: Sr. Paralegal & & Contract Manager

Information Technology

  • Paul Scott: Director, Information Technology
  • Michelle Cassata: Help Desk Manager/Administrative Support
  • Kevin Pires: Telecommunications Manager
  • Rick Garcia, Database Administrator
  • Sean Persons: Systems Administrator

Finance

  • Aaron Jerz: Vice President, Finance
  • Sheila Yammer: Sr. Director, Payroll Services
  • Andrew Anthony: Assistant Controller
  • Bridget Black: Accounting Manager
  • Debbie Gelvin: Accounting Manager
  • Anna Heffron: Payroll Accounting Coordinator
  • Teri Galloway: Payroll Specialist
  • Aaron Prestwood :Payroll Specialist
  • Jed Richmond: Senior Accountant
  • Lisa Leung: Payroll Accounting and Tax Analyst
  • Jennifer Grant :Accounting Clerk

US AIRWAYS CENTER

Arena Operations

  • Alvan Adams: Vice President, Facility Management
  • Anthony Lee: Sr. Conversion Manager
  • Steve Anderson: Audio Engineer
  • Paul Wolfe: Video Manager
  • Teri Ferguson: Administrative Assistant
  • Jim Bochenek: Director, Event Operations
  • Emily Holden: Assistant Director, Event Services
  • Sarah Schock: Sr. Event Manager
  • Marlo McKinley: Event Manager
  • Jennifer Patel: Sr. Event Manager
  • Rachel Baudhuin: Event Operations Assistant
  • Nanette Bowles: Disability Services Manager
  • Hector Dorame: Facility Services Manager
  • Trent Dutry: Suite Services & Guest Relations Manager
  • Jon Bloom: Director, Security
  • Paul Schonaerts - Event Security Coordinator
  • Mark Posey: Event Security Coordinator
  • Francoise Chrisholm - Safety & Security Admin
  • Woodie Browder: Director, Traffic Support Services
  • Mark Dora: Traffic Support Manager
  • Bob Zobel: Traffic Support Service Manager
  • JD Hannah: Traffic Support Manager
  • Veronica Aguilera: Administrative Assistant
  • Nick Vaerewyck: Director, Event Booking
  • David Case: Mail Room Manager
  • Alex Dangmuk: Alex Dangmuk
  • Jesse Echavarria: Mail Center Technician

Ticket Operations

  • Daren Mitch: Director, Ticket Operations
  • Jason Sanchez, Assistant Director, Ticket Operations
  • Jeff Marcussen: Assistant Director Suns Ticketing
  • Adam Somers: Assistant Director, Sports Ticketing
  • Esther Wojtulewicz: SeasonTicket Account Manager
  • Paulene Tullie: Ticket Office Accounting Supervisor
  • Daniel Serna: Assistant Ticket Manager

Human Resources

  • Dianne Tillman: HR Manager
  • Rachael Hanania: HR Consultant
  • Jason Viken, Benefits Coordinator
  • Jennifer Degasis: HR Coordinator

Audio/Video

  • Jason Selner: Director, Audio/Visual Technology
  • Roger Dunn: Chief Technical Engineer
  • Paul Wolfe: Video Manager
  • Steven Anderson: Audio/Visual Administrator

Game Night Personnel, Assistants and Statistical Crew

  • Barry Gossage: NBA Photos
  • Fred Ciarico: Official Timer
  • Dana Smith: Official Timer
  • Mike Orcutt: 24-Second Clock Operator
  • Rick Showers: Scoreboard Operator
  • Ron Amstutz: Director, Statistical IDS
  • Floyd Agosta: Statistics Crew
  • Brian Hill: Statistics Crew
  • Jeff Hosterman: Statistics Crew
  • Michael Brenner: Broadcast Statistician
  • Jim Brewer: Broadcast Statistician
  • Eric Hodgson: Broadcast Statistician
  • Jeff Stanlis: Broadcast Statistician
  • Marcy Cookman: Press Room Host
  • Jerry Heck: Official Scorer
  • Sue Laskovsky: Game Night Assistants

Other Information

  • Home Court: US Airways Center (18,422), opened 1992
  • Address: 201 E. Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
  • Game Times: 7 p.m., 6 p.m. on Sundays (most games)
  • Team Colors: Purple, Orange, Black & Gray
  • Ticket Office: (602) 379-7867
  • Executive Office: (602) 379-7900
  • Executive Office FAX: (602) 379-7990
  • Basketball Communications: (602) 379-7920
  • Basketball Communications FAX: (602) 379-7908
  • Business Communications: (602) 379-7915
  • US Airways Center Executive Office: (602) 379-2000
  • WEBSITE: USAirwaysCenter.com