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
Senior Advisor of Basketball Operations/Basketball
Vice President, Player Programs
Vice President, Player Personnel/Assistant General Manager
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

Basketball Coaching

Head Coach
Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach/Director of Player Development
Assistant Coach/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


Head 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
Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Strength & Conditioning Consultant

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/Assistant GM, Sioux Falls Skyforce
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

Business Operations Executives

President, Business Operations
Executive Vice President/CFO
Executive Vice President/CMO
Executive Vice President/General Counsel
Executive Vice President, Business Strategy
Executive Vice President, General Manager, AmericanAirlines Arena
Vice President, Human Resources
Vice President, Marketing Division
Vice President, Creative and Digital Marketing
Vice President, Finance
Vice President/Assistant General Manager, AmericanAirlines Arena
Vice President, Ticket Operations and Strategic Planning
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, Corporate Partnership and Activation
Vice President, Retail Business & Development
Vice President, Associate General Counsel
Vice President, Business Communications and Social Responsibility
Lorrie-Ann Diaz
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, Arena & STM
Rocio Vasquez

Internet Services

Internet Services Manager
Couper Moorhead
Marketing Analytics Manager
Donnie Schmid
Internet Services Assistant Manager
Joseph Beguiristain
Internet Services Web Developer
Angel Kurny
Internet Services Specialist
Christopher Pendas
Internet Services Translation Coordinator
Shuaihu Zhong
Internet Services Coordinator
Christina Carey


Human Resources Talent Acquisition Manager
John Cervera

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