HEAT Academy: Volunteers

HEAT Academy Volunteers comprised of Miami HEAT business operations staff. The HEAT Academy Volunteers visit their classrooms on a weekly or bi-weekly basis, administer their own lesson plan for the day with their students, and more importantly, serve as positive role models for our students by exposing them to diverse experiences in the business world.

Our HEAT Academy Volunteers consist of the following employees for the 2018-2019 academic school year:

  • Eric Woolworth – President of Business Operations, The HEAT Group
  • Christine Machado Risso – Director, Human Resources
  • Jared Borlack - Senior Manager, Key Accounts & Special Events, Sales
  • Cristi Tufts – Assistant Controller, Finance
  • Cassandra Sigler – Coordinator, The HEAT Group Business Communications
  • Crystal Rogers – Coordinator, Marketing
  • Danielle Delgado – Interactive Marketing Coordinator, Marketing
  • Kristen Figarola – New Media, Marketing
  • Clara Stroude-Vazquez – Marketing Manager, Marketing
  • Sadisleidy Alvarez - Intern, Business Communications, Marketing
  • Michael Farmer – Director, Internet Services
  • Jasmyne Jackson - Data Analyst, CRM, Business Intelligence
  • Ana Glass – Director of Premium Service, Sales
  • Jacqueline Collazo – Manager, Sales Strategy
  • Brandon Myles - Member Account Representative, Season Ticket Memberships
  • Samuel O'Babatunde - Account Manager, Ticket Sales
  • Edson Crevecoeur - Vice President, Business Intelligence & Strategy
  • Aneisha Johnson - General Manager of Suites, Levy Restaurants
  • Kareek Best – Client Strategy Coordinator, Sales
  • Vincent Pace – HEAT Game Operations

Ellington's 'Make It Wayne' Tournament

Wayne Ellington hosts his third 'Make It Wayne' Tournament in Pottstown, PA
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Ellington's 'Make It Wayne' Tournament

Wayne Ellington hosts his third 'Make It Wayne' Tournament in Pottstown, PA
Aug 20, 2018  |  01:00

Remembering Joaquin Oliver

Joaquin Oliver's family and friends share a special experience with the HEAT in his remembrance.
Apr 3, 2018  |  03:39

HEAT Honor Victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas Tragedy

Before their game against the Grizzlies, the HEAT honor the victims of the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Feb 24, 2018  |  05:53

2017-18 HEAT Holiday Hospital Visits

The Miami HEAT players, Burnie the mascot, and the HEAT Dancers spread holiday joy to children at two South Florida hospitals with the help of presenting sponsor FedEx and supporting sponsor FOX Sports Sun
Dec 6, 2017  |  01:58

HEAT Learn to Swim Video Recap

Wayne Ellington surprises young swimmers at A.D. Barnes Park Pool as part of the Miami HEAT Learn to Swim program
Jul 20, 2017  |  01:04

Winslow YMCA PSA

Justise Winslow encourages the community to get in the game with the YMCA Youth Sports.
Jan 11, 2017  |  00:52

Alonzo & Tracy Mourning Thanksgiving Surprise

Alonzo and Tracy Mourning help unburden folks in Overtown by surprising them with Thanksgiving meals
Nov 26, 2016  |  01:45

2016 Thanksgiving Celebration Recap

25th Annual Thanksgiving celebration recap
Nov 17, 2016  |  01:36

19th Annual Miami HEAT Family Festival Recap

The HEAT host host the 19th Annual Miami HEAT Family Festival, presented by Carnival Cruise Lines, an interactive celebration benefitting local South Florida charities and the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund.
Mar 25, 2016  |  01:42

7th Annual HEAT Beach Sweep Recap

The Miami HEAT host its 7th Annual HEAT Beach Sweep at Crandon Park in Key Biscayne
Feb 22, 2016  |  01:32

Bosh and Riley visit Fisher House

Chris Bosh and Pat Riley celebrate the holidays with families at Fisher House Miami
Jan 8, 2016  |  01:35

Player Holiday Events

The Miami HEAT host holiday events.
Dec 25, 2015  |  01:38

Holiday PSA

Miami HEAT Players and coaching staff give back to the community during the Holiday season
Dec 23, 2015  |  01:01

Zo's 33 Thanksgivings

Alonzo Mourning distributes over 400 meals at the Overtown Youth Center
Nov 30, 2015  |  01:53

HEAT Thanksgiving Celebration Recap

HEAT host 24th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration
Nov 23, 2015  |  01:51

HEAT Go “Back to School” at Dillard Elementary

Amar’e Stoudemire and the HEAT kicked off the 2015-16 school year by distributing school supplies to students at Dillard Elementary
Aug 24, 2015  |  00:19

Heat Academy End of Year Celebration

HEAT Academy host End-of-Year celebration
May 21, 2015  |  01:36

Chris Bosh Holiday Giveaway

Chris Bosh provides free shopping for 150 children
Dec 22, 2012  |  01:40

Tissot Gift of Time: Cristian Roldan

The Miami HEAT and Tissot honor Cristian Roldan with a Tissot watch after he showed great bravery and saved a man's life
Dec 2, 2018  |  01:36

Home Strong Renovations

The Miami HEAT work alongside members of the U.S. Coast Guard, Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade, Inc. and Ultimate Software staffers to help renovate the homes of two local veterans in Miami-Dade County
Nov 12, 2018  |  01:42

Baptist Health South Florida: Vice Vice Baby

The Miami HEAT kick off the Vice campaign in collaboration with Baptist Health South Florida and Ultimate Software
Nov 10, 2018  |  00:46

Johanna Gomez: A Journey of Strength

Johanna Gomez shares her story of overcoming breast cancer
Oct 9, 2018  |  01:49

Inside the HEAT: HEAT Academy

A powerful partnership using their platform to change lives, creating an impact through both education and mentorship, and awarding hard-working students with an opportunity of a lifetime, this is Inside the HEAT: HEAT Academy.
Aug 29, 2018  |  22:35

BAM's Youth Basketball Clinic

Take a look back at Bam Adebayo's youth basketball clinic, which took place on Saturday, August 4 at Riviera Preparatory School
Aug 9, 2018  |  01:13

Howard & Whiteside At Habitat For Humanity Event

Juwan Howard and Hassan Whiteside help build a house in South Africa during the NBA's Habitat for Humanity event as part of the Basketball Without Borders program
Aug 2, 2018  |  00:58

FDOT Safety PSA

HEAT player Josh Richardson has a message for all fans attending events at AmericanAirlines Arena
Jun 12, 2018  |  00:30

Miami HEAT Bike Safety Event Presented by FDOT

Local students learn about Bike Safety from the Miami HEAT and the Florida Department of Transportation
Jun 12, 2018  |  01:11

Winslow talks about the Miami HEAT Summer Camp

Miami HEAT player, Justise Winslow, talks about the 2018 Miami HEAT Summer Camp. Registration is now open!
May 10, 2018  |  00:30

Richardson talks about the Miami HEAT Summer Camp

Miami HEAT player, Josh Richardson, talks about the 2018 Miami HEAT Summer Camp. Registration is now open!
May 10, 2018  |  00:30

McGruder talks about the Miami Heat Summer Camp

Miami HEAT player, Rodney Mcgruder talks about the 2018 Miami HEAT Summer Camp. Registration is now open!
May 9, 2018  |  00:30