Meet the Team

Sponsorship

Michael Lovewell
Justin Chasse
Adam Zecker
Shawn Lapp
Michael is a senior in Sport Management from Lunenburg MA. He took part in working (as an intern) with operations for the ​Watchusett Dirt Dawgs and the Worcester Bravehearts. In addition, Michael is t​he head of marketing and sponsorship for the Massachusetts Youth Bay Lacrosse League.
Justin is a senior double-major in Sport Management and Economics from ​Nahant, MA. He spent last summer ​as a Ticket Sales Intern/Fan Experience Coordinator with the Worcester Bravehearts and is currently working in Facility Operations for the UMass Recreation Center.
Adam is a senior Sport Management major from Rye Brook, NY. His past experience included a Boatwright internship with the ​​Metropolitan Golf Association. 
Shawn is a junior Sport Management major from Lancaster, PA. He has worked as a Social Media, Marketing and Sponsorship intern with ID Sports USA and is currently the Vice President of the UMass Club Roller Hockey team.

Marketing

Peter Geara
Cassandra Healy
Catherine Barber
Peter is a senior Sport Management major from Beirut, Lebanon (Born in Houston, TX). Peter has previously interned at Aurora Winery in northern Lebanon and has recently worked with the Lebanese National Olympics Committee as a Database Management intern.
​Cassandra is a senior in Sport Managment. She has interned for ESPNBoston.com as a Marketing Intern, as well as Bay State Games as an Operations Intern.  Cassandra has set a goal to potentially go into Event Management. She has also worked at the Athletic Department at UMass for 2 years in the Media Relations office.
Catherine is a
senior Marketing and Sport Management major ​from Wayland, MA. . 
She has previously worked at the Mullins Center as an event intern and this past summer was a digital marketing intern at a entertainment marketing firm. Catherine has also interned and run a AdWords campaign for UMass athletics.
Michael Lees
Connor Perry
Michael is a MS Sport Management major from Kent, UK. He ​studied Business and Spanish at the University of Hull in the U.K. Michael also has a year of experience working as an intern at Airbus in Madrid, and two years working within licensed sporting goods in the UK.
Connor is a Junior Sport Management major from Longmeadow, MA. His experience include writing for the Fansided’s Boston Red Sox outlet and working with Learfield Sports.

Tournament Operations

Robert Chiusano
Rob is a junior Sport Management and Psychology double major from Marlboro, NJ. He has previously interned with ID Sports USA to help put on college soccer showcases. Rob was also a Volunteer Coordinator for last year's SoccerFest 2017 in Marketing. 
Josh Fertig
Josh is a junior Sport Management Major from Roslyn, NY.  He has previously ​worked for the New York Cosmos, a professional soccer team in the NASL within the Operations Department for two years.
Ryan Sullivan
Nicholas Dobson
Ryan is a senior Sport Management major from Bronx, NY. He has previously interned at Valley Blue Box and is currently working with UMass Athletics in Game Operations.
Nick is a senior Sport Management major from Mendham, NJ. He has previously interned at the Florida Collegiate Summer League in team operations, MC'ing, and concessions. Nick has also worked as an athletic administration intern at Southbridge High school.

Fun Zone

Kelsey Senecal
Jonathan Carter
Kelsey is a junior Sport Management and Marketing major. Originally from Upstate New York, Kelsey is skillful at event management and marketing, and is also currently a Marketing intern with the UMass Athletics Marketing Department. 
Jonathan is a senior, Sport Management and Marketing double major from Plainville, MA. He is currently working with the New England Revolution as well as UMass Athletics. Jonathan has also been closely volunteering for the Special Olympics since 2007.

Registration & Hospitality

Shelley Hobson 
Eric Friedlander
Shelley is a ​senior, Sport Management major from Rehoboth, MA. She has interned under the Event Manager at the Mullins Center, where her experience in both sport- and concert-related events was gained. Shelley is also the Vice President of the University Programming Council, which is the club at UMass that programs events for students and also plans the Spring Concert.
Eric is a junior Sport Management and Marketing double-major from South Orange, NJ. He has interned with UMass Athletics working on fan experience and marketing initiatives. Eric has also worked on many large events in New York City including the New York City Marathon and the Celebrate Israel Parade.

Volunteer Management

Allison Baughman
​Allison is a junior Sport Management major from Tuscaloosa, AL. She has worked ​for Student Recruitment Team for the University of Alabama and also ​works as the Patient Service Specialist at ATI Physical Therapy in Amherst and is currently working with them as well.

Youth Soccer Partnerships

Lindsey Jensen
Bao "Terry" Cao
Joshuea C. Ogbuike
Lindsey is a junior Sport Management major from Bellingham, MA. She has previously worked with UMass Athletics as a Game Day Sales/Marketing associate. Lindsey has also worked for Kraft Sports Group with the New England Revolution for 2 years.
Terry is a junior Sport Management and Sociology double major from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam . He has previously worked with Manchester United Football Club as a community football coach. Terry has also worked as an assistant Boys varsity coach for Amherst Regional High School.
Joshuea is a junior Sport Management major from Milton, MA. He was Team Manager and Operations Director for Dean College Baseball and Men’s Soccer programs for the past two years. Joshuea has also served as a Volunteer Assistant Coach to the Milton High School Boys’ Soccer program for about upwards to a month in 2015. Lastly, working as Day-to-Day Operations Manager for the Real Boston Rams back in 2014

Finance & Office Manager

Matt Bloom
Matt is a senior Sport Management major from Bridgewater, NJ. He has previously worked with the US Soccer Academy in event operations and is currently working as a marketing intern for UMass Athletics where he also took on roles like game-day operation.

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