Sean Kiely begins his 11th season with the Trail Blazers in 2019-20. As the team’s Scouting Manager, Kiely works closely with the team’s basketball operations staff and performs a number of scouting duties, focusing primarily on NBA and the NBA Development League. Kiely, who began his tenure with the Trail Blazers as a corporate sponsorship intern in 2008, moved on to an internship in the basketball operations department in 2008-09 before being hired full time. A native of West Linn, Oregon, Kiely graduated from the University of Oregon, where he studied Economics and Business. Kiely resides in Tualatin with his wife, Ashley.