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
  • Jim Pitman: Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
  • Harvey Shank: Sr. Executive Vice President
  • Ralph Marchetta: General Manager, Sports & Entertainment Services & Sr. VP, Ticket Operations
  • Maria Baier: Sr. Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs
  • Nic Barlage: Sr. Vice President, Chief Sales Officer
  • Dan Costello: Sr. Vice President, Business Innovation
  • Hunter Lochmann: Sr. Vice President, Marketing and Brand Strategy
  • Matt Wright: Sr. Vice President, Marketing Partnerships
  • Karen Rausch: Vice President, Human Resources
  • Melissa Goldenberg: General Counsel

Basketball Operations

  • Ryan McDonough: General Manager
  • Trevor Bukstein: Assistant General Manager
  • Pat Connelly: Assistant General Manager
  • Bubba Burrage: Director, Player Personnel/GM, Baskersfield Jam
  • Courtney Witte: Director of Scouting
  • John Shumate: Scout
  • Antonio Williams: Scout
  • Emilio Kovacic: International Scout
  • Earl Watson: Head Coach
  • Nate Bjorkgren: Assistant Coach/Player Development Coordinator
  • Tyrone Corbin: Assistant Coach
  • Howard Traino: Associate Head Coach
  • Scott Duncan: Player Development Coach
  • Jason Fraser: Player Development Assistant
  • Scott Vaughan: Advance Scout
  • Brett Burchard: Head Video Coordinator
  • Julian Mills: Assistant Video Coordinator
  • Jason Tilton: Assistant Video Coordinator
  • Chris Darnell: Asst Video Coord/Player Development Asst
  • Aaron Nelson: VP, Athletic Care/Head Athletic Trainer
  • Mike Elliott: Assistant Athletic Trainer/Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Tom Maystadt: Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Quinton Sawyer: Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Jay Gaspar: Equipment Manager
  • Mark West: Vice President, Player Relations
  • Charles Bayfield: Director, Team Security
  • Joyce Ponder: Team Services Manager/li>
  • Louis Lehman: Basketball Operations Coordinator
  • Tori Miller: Basketball Operations 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
  • Thomas Dialynas: Senior Data Analyst
  • Bryce Douglas: Basketball Video Assistant Analyst
  • Anthony So: Basketball Operations Analyst

Administrative Staff/Executive Staff

  • Jacque Alonzo: Executive Assistant to the Managing Partner, President, Basketball Operations, & General Manager
  • Hope Dimberg: Executive Assistant
  • Mia Stier: 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: Senior Basketball Communications Manager
  • Lori Cook: Administration Asst of VP, Basketball Communications

Marketing Partnerships

  • Carlissa Henry: Vice President, Sales and Operations
  • Courtney Parks: Event and Engagement CoordinatorLINKEDIN

  • Doug Chisholm: Vice President of ActivationLINKEDIN
  • Alyssa Dooyema: Senior Activation Manager
  • Elizabeth Goldstein: Activation Manager
  • Gina Brewer: Activation Manager
  • Desiree Perez: Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Stephanie Lovingood: Activation ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Nicole Strunks: Senior Activation Manager
  • Jeffery Romero: Partnership Activation Manager
  • Eric Moore: Partnership Activation Manager
  • Taryn Thalheimer: Promotions ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Jordan Strother: Activation Assistant

  • Daniel Lentz: Director, Sales Marketing Partnerships
  • Jose Tafoya: Account ExecutiveLINKEDIN
  • Lucas Kraut: Account Executive
  • Brad Ballard: Account Executive
  • Erin Skuse: Account Executive
  • Bradley Ballard: Account Executive

  • Blake Holmes: Director of Operations and Research
  • Matthew Sullivan: Research Coordinator
  • Anna Tramutolo: Research Coordinator
  • Benicia Thompson: Broadcast Traffic Manager
  • Sandra Vega: Accounts Manager

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: Sr. Editor
  • Tom Leander: Pre and Post Game Host

Sales & Service

  • Travis Apple: Vice President, Ticket Sales & ServiceLINKEDIN
  • Courtney Giovanni: Sr. Sales, Digital & Marketing Operations CoordinatorLINKEDIN

  • Jamie Thomasian: Sales CoordinatorLINKEDIN

  • Kyle Pottinger: Senior Director, Business DevelopmentLINKEDIN
  • John Torris: Director, Premium Sales and Service
  • Geoff Budoff: Vice President, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Melissa Fender: Sr. Premium Experience ManagerLINKEDIN
  • Michael Pettit: Sr. Account Manager, Premium ExperienceLINKEDIN
  • Marc Kulbersh: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Chris Majerchin: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Bobby Phelps: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Don Vedeen: Account Executive, Premium SalesLINKEDIN
  • Spencer Cherney: Account Executive, Premium Sales & ServiceLINKEDIN

  • Michael Scherr: Account Executive, Membership Sales LINKEDIN
  • Lucy Grimm: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Kyle Hoffman: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Zachary Fortunato: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Duncan Jensen: Account Executive, Membership SalesLINKEDIN
  • Dylan Cambareri: Account Executive, Membeship SalesLINKEDIN
  • Scott McAllister: Account Executive, Membeship SalesLINKEDIN


  • Joe Rugo: Director, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Matt Audibert: Manager, Youth and High School Sports ProgramsLINKEDIN
  • Cara Leis: Sr. Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Kristen Steinhubel: Sr. Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Michael Basist: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Jeff Luczak: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Tim Klawitter: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Nichole Lackey: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Lauren Baum: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Scott Dressler: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Taylor Eather: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Skylar Hoke: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN
  • Brianna Eason: Account Executive, Group SalesLINKEDIN


  • Josh Belkoff: Manager, New Business DevelopmentLINKEDIN
  • Aaron Ostrovsky: New Business Team Lead LINKEDIN
  • Michael Dies: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Zachary Deitchman: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Ken Maret: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Kathryn Kwak: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Derek Kittredge: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Elle Sandman: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Zachary Wendel: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Sarah Schroeder: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Alexis Cox: Sales Consultant, New Business TeamLINKEDIN
  • Andrew Busot: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Janine Canal: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Katie Doyle: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Sarah Gulbrandsen: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Rachel Ometer: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Austin Pazzi: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Anthony Tepedino: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Angelica White: Sales Consultant, New Business
  • Jordan Zola: Sales Consultant, New Business


  • Eric Little: Sr. Director, Membership ExperienceLINKEDIN
  • Jeremy Figueroa: Sr. Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN
  • Chris Moran: Sr. Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN
  • Michael Signoracci: Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN
  • Andrew Danaher: Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN
  • Melissa Harteloo: Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN
  • Emily Dumas: Sales Account Executive, Membership Experience LINKEDIN

Public Relations

  • Casey Taggatz: Vice President, Commnications & Content
  • Rebecca Clark: Public Relations Manager
  • Sean Gale: Public Relations Coordinator
  • Kelsey Dickerson: Public Relations Coordinator

Phoenix Suns Charities

  • Sarah Krahenbuhl: : Executive Director
  • Jennifer Patel: Suns Charities Manager
  • 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
  • Jeraldine Salais Andujo: Mascot Coordinator
  • Cinthya Salais Andujo: Mascot Coordinator
  • Mark Gretter: Program Director, Jr. Suns/Jr. Mercury

Game Entertainment

  • Audrea Harris: Game Entertainment Coordinator
  • Martin Flores: SunsVision Editor
  • Jake Knapp: SunsVision Editor
  • Kevin Bonham: Sr. SunsVision Producer
  • Steven Mitchell: SunsVision Producer
  • Isaac Easley: SunsVision Producer
  • Gregory Ralbovsky: Director, SunVision
  • Steve Heck: Gorilla Assistant
  • Sumer Meyer: Suns Dance Team Manager

Marketing

  • Christopher Kaiser: Sr. Manager, Brand Activation
  • Tru Filyaw: Creative Director and Brand Manager
  • Jermaine Walton: Marketing Manager
  • Vianey Celestino: Hispanic Marketing Manager
  • Allie Dicken: Marketing Manager
  • Ryan Powers: Marketing Coordinator
  • Natalie Kirby: Mercury Marketing Manager


  • Derek Reed: Sr. Graphic Designer
  • Maria Madrid Reed: Graphic Designer
  • Jordan Suskind: Graphic Designer
  • Christopher Grasha: Graphic Designer

Suns Digital

  • Jeramie McPeek: Vice President, Digital & Brand Strategy
  • Dan Hilton: Director, Digital
  • Tyler Emerick: Director Manager
  • Brad G. Faye: Digital Content Producer
  • Matt Petersen: Digital Reporter
  • Shawn Deloney: Digital Video Producer
  • Arvind Navaratnasingham: Sr. Digital Web Developer
  • Andre Zannis: Digital Web Developer
  • Ryan Wolf: Digital Archivist & Photo Editor
  • Angel Soria: Digital Activation Specialist
  • Tony Gautier: Social Media Producer
  • Lauren Sokol: Social Media and Digital Producer

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

Information Technology

  • Steve Reese: Vice President,Chief Information Officer
  • Paul Scott: Director, Information Technology
  • Michelle Cassata: Help Desk Manager/Administrative Support
  • Kevin Pires: Telecommunications Manager
  • Rick Garcia, Database Administrator
  • Sean Persons: Network & Systems Administrator
  • Joseph Salas: Desktop Support Specialist
  • Theresa Clemons: Business System Analyst

Finance

  • Aaron Jerz: Vice President, Finance
  • Sheila Yammer: Sr. Director, Payroll Services
  • Andrew Anthony: Controller
  • Bridget Black: Senior Manager Accounts Payable
  • Debbie Gelvin: Accounts Receivable Manager
  • Anna Heffron: Payroll Accounting Coordinator
  • Teri Galloway: Payroll Specialist
  • William McFarland: Payroll Specialist
  • Jed Richmond: Senior Accountant
  • Lisa Leung: Payroll Accounting and Tax Analyst
  • Julian Carlos: Accounting Clerk

TALKING STICK RESORT ARENA

Arena Operations

  • Alvan Adams: Vice President, Facility Management
  • Anthony Lee: Sr. Conversion Manager
  • Teri Ferguson: Engineering & A/V Coordinator
  • Alisa Smith: Director, Guest Experience
  • Emily Holden: Assistant Director, Event Services
  • Sarah Schock: Director, Event Management
  • Rachel Baudhuin: Event Manager
  • Marlo McKinley: Event Manager
  • Mercereau, Ashley: Events & Booking Coordinator
  • Kaitlyn Evans: Event Services Coordinator
  • Ashley Mercereau: Event Services Coordinator
  • Nanette O'Dell: Disability Services Manager
  • Jerry Medina: Director of Engineering
  • Trent Dutry: Suite Services & Guest Relations Manager
  • Jon Bloom: Director, Security
  • Paul Schonaerts: Security Manager
  • Mark Posey: Security Manager
  • Francoise Chrisholm - Safety & Security Admin
  • Woodie Browder: Director, Traffic Support Services
  • J.D. Hanna: Assistant Director, Traffic Support Services
  • Mark Dora: Traffic Support Manager
  • Bob Zobel: Traffic Support Service Manager
  • Veronica Aguilera: Traffic Support Coordinator
  • 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
  • Stephanie Ostos: Assistant Ticket Manager
  • Kaitlyn Heber: Arena Sports Ticket Manager

Human Resources

  • Jennifer Degasis: HR Coordinator
  • Jo-Marie Garber: HR Recruiter
  • Brenda Arellano: HR Assistant
  • Angelica Alaniz: Benefits Administrator

Audio/Video

  • Jason Selner: Director, Audio/Visual Technology
  • Roger Dunn: Chief Technical Engineer
  • Rob Hart: A/V Engineer
  • Brian Myers: A/V Engineer
  • Steven Anderson: A/V Engineer
  • Ryan Cowan: A/V Technician

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: Talking Stick Resort Arena (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
  • Talking Stick Resort Arena Executive Office: (602) 379-2000
  • WEBSITE: TalkingStickResortArena.com