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Front Office

Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
2 S. Mickey Mantle Drive | Oklahoma City, OK 73104 | Phone: 405.218.1000 | Fax: 405.218.1011



Michael Byrnes President/General Manager

Michael Byrnes

Michael Byrnes, a native of Arlington, Texas has served as the President & General Manager of the Oklahoma City Dodgers since September, 2010. Michael oversees all aspects of franchise operations for the Triple-A baseball club including the establishment of community and corporate partnerships, strategy development for ticket sales & marketing, creating vision for fan entertainment and supervising media & communications, facilities operations, budget management and Major League Affiliate relations.

Michael is a graduate of St. Mary's University in San Antonio, TX with a B.B.A. in Marketing. Byrnes is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma City's Signature Program Class 33, a founding member of the Greater Oklahoma City Sports Consortium, as well as a Board Member for the Bricktown Association. Byrnes is also a member of the Rotary Club of Oklahoma City and the St. Luke's UMC Management Council. Michael is frequent speaker on management and leadership to community groups such as the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Greater Grads program and Oklahoma City Youth Council. In 2013, Michael was recognized as a member of Oklahoma Magazine's 40 Under 40.

Prior to joining the organization, Michael was the Senior Vice President for the Frisco RoughRiders (AA-Texas Rangers). As one of the original employees with the Frisco franchise, Michael was a key member of the team that led all of AA Baseball in attendance from 2005 to present and was recognized by Baseball America with the Bob Freitas Award for organizational excellence in 2007.

Michael and his wife Jenna enjoy traveling whenever they get a chance. They have two daughters, Peyton and Camden. The family resides in Nichols Hills with their Golden Retriever Shea.

Jenna Byrnes Senior Vice President

Jenna Byrnes

Jenna Byrnes, the Senior Vice President of the Oklahoma City Dodgers, has been with the team since September of 2010. Byrnes' primary focus is oversight of all aspects of the ticket sales initiatives focused on revenue production. Byrnes manages a team of 20 individuals focused on ticket packages, group events, hospitality sales and direct mail campaigns. Supporting the sales initiatives, Byrnes has oversight of marketing strategies through digital, print, radio and direct mail. In her time with the Dodgers, the team has increased attendance by 24%. Byrnes has led the franchise to five consecutive years of attendance growth, one of only two Triple-A teams to achieve this significant growth in ticketing metrics.

In addition to her revenue responsibilities, Byrnes also focuses on leadership and professional development for the 45 full-time members of the organization with a focus on internal communication. She also serves as a resource for other industry ticketing executives by acting as chair for the annual PCL Best Practices Seminar and was recognized as the 2013 Pacific Coast League Female Executive of the Year.

Prior arriving in Oklahoma, Byrnes was the Senior Director of Ticket Sales for the Frisco RoughRiders (AA-Texas Rangers). With her leadership, the team had consistent growth in sales and led all of Double-A Baseball in attendance during each of her seven seasons.

Byrnes is involved in the OKC community through her participation in the Leadership Oklahoma City LOYAL Program (Class IX) as well as her position on the board of the OKC Dodgers Baseball Foundation. She also supports multiple local organizations with her membership, including, Catalyst and the Myriad Gardens Avant Gardner's.

Jenna is originally from Somerset, Ohio and has made a home with her husband, Michael and daughters, Peyton and Camden, in Nichols Hills along with their Golden Retriever Shea. In their spare time they enjoy traveling, being outdoors and college football.

Corporate Partnership Sales

Scott Sterling VP, Corporate Partnerships

Scott Sterling

Scott Sterling joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers organization in 2017 as Vice President of Corporate Partnerships. In his current role, Scott oversees the creation and implementation of local, regional and national level partnerships with the Dodgers. Scott has over 15 years of experience in business development, marketing and sales management, including roles with Air Force Athletics, Miami University Athletics and Procter & Gamble.

A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Scott received a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing and business-to-business sales and a Master of Arts degree in organizational leadership. In his spare time, Scott enjoys being active in sports, concerts, hiking, traveling and enjoying new restaurants in the OKC area.

Nick Gates Director, Corporate Partnerships

Nick Gates

Nick joined the organization in June of 2012. Originally from Athens, Texas (the home of the hamburger), Nick graduated from Texas State University in May of 2012 with a bachelor's degree in Business Management. After graduation, Nick completed an Inside Sales Internship with the organization before moving on to a Group Sales position and then into a Corporate Marketing Manager position. Nick is an avid Dallas sports fan, movie buff, and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

Corporate Partnerships Services

Ben Beecken Director of Partner Services

Ben Beecken

Ben joined the organization in January 2011 in the group sales department before moving into a sales management role in the fall of 2013. After spending the next three seasons as part of the ticket sales leadership team including time as the Director of Sales Strategies, Ben moved into his current role of overseeing and developing the Dodgers' relationships with their corporate partners in November 2016.

Previously, Ben worked with the Minnesota Twins during their inaugural season at Target Field before joining the then-RedHawks organization after the 2010 season. Ben earned his B.A. in History at Bethel University in St. Paul, MN.

Ben is a native of the Minneapolis, MN area and currently resides in Yukon with his wife, Katlyn, and two children, Braeden and Ellie. They enjoy traveling, spending time outdoors as a family, and cheering for their favorite sports teams.


Summer Killion Partner Services Coordinator

Summer Killion


Luke Reed Partner Services Coordinator

Luke Reed

Luke joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers in January of 2017. He grew up in Leawood, KS, but left to attend the University of Missouri majoring in Sport Management with a minor in Business, graduating in 2016.

During his time as a student, Luke worked in the marketing department for the Digital Ally Open, a Tour tournament located in Overland Park, KS. Prior to joining the Dodgers, Luke worked as a full-time intern for the Kansas City Royals in their corporate partnerships department.

In his spare time, Luke enjoys cheering on the Royals, Chiefs and Mizzou Tigers, watching movies, trying new restaurants and spending time with friends and family.

Katy White Partner Services Coordinator

Katy White

Katy, a native Texan, joined the Dodgers in the fall of 2015. After completing her bachelor's degree at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas, she pursued a master's degree of business administration with a concentration in management at the University of Texas at Arlington.

While completing her MBA, she was a part of the Front Office staff for the 2010 and 2011 ALCS Champion Texas Rangers and experienced two World Series. Between the two seasons with the Rangers, she assisted with the Cotton Bowl Classic during the 2011 and 2012 bowl games. Shortly after her stint with the college football bowl games, Katy was hired as the Director of Ticket Operations for the Fort Worth Cats in 2012. After one season with the Cats, she transitioned to a similar position with the Grand Prairie AirHogs where she was promoted to Assistant General Manager after her inaugural season with the team.

Katy is an avid fan of all levels of baseball, enjoys working out, loves the great state of Texas and catching as many Texas Rangers games as possible.

Jenna Zeilstra Partner Services Coordinator

Jenna Zeilstra

Despite being raised in Clemson, South Carolina, Jenna joins the Dodgers organization as a proud alumna of The University of South Carolina. She graduated in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in sport and entertainment management.

During her time as a student, Jenna completed several internships in the sports industry, including working in the marketing and corporate partnership departments with the ECHL's Greenville Road Warriors, now known as the Swamp Rabbits.

When Jenna is not at the ballpark, she loves crafting, spending time with friends and family, eating Mexican food and cheering for the Gamecocks.

Ticket Sales

Kyle Daugherty Vice President, Ticket Sales

Kyle Daugherty

Kyle has been with the organization since November of 2010. Kyle began with the team as a Group Sales Coordinator before moving into an outside sales role, eventually becoming the Manager of Business Development. After three seasons of managing the outside sales team including one season as the Director of Business Development, Kyle was promoted into his current role of Vice President, Ticket Sales in October of 2016.

Prior to moving to OKC, Kyle earned his Master of Business Administration and Master of Sports Administration from Ohio University after receiving a B.S. in Business Administration from Culver-Stockton College in Canton, MO.

Originally from Mascoutah, IL, Kyle enjoys spending his free time with his wife Lyndsey and their sons Jackson and Oliver. They also spend time serving with the Lifekids ministry at the Yukon campus of Life.Church. He is an avid fan of all things Louisville Cardinals.

Kyle Logan Director of Ticket Sales

Kyle Logan

Kyle has been with the organization since October 2010, and held many roles within the organization. Prior to moving to Oklahoma City, Kyle graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Behavioral Sciences in Community Health with a minor in Sports Management. Before joining the organization, Kyle worked for the Kansas City T-Bones Baseball Club as a Group Ticket Sales Intern and as a Season Ticket Sales Representative for the Kansas City Chiefs. In his free time, Kyle enjoys playing golf, fishing and hanging out with his wife, Diane, and daughter Brynley.

Russell Durrant Director of Ticket Operations

Russell Durrant

I am originally from Sachse, TX, right outside of Dallas, TX. I went to Texas A&M and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management. I have worked at SMU, Rice, Colorado, Baylor, and Oklahoma State since graduating in 2002. When I have some free time, I enjoy watching all things A&M, baseball and football.

Bethany Staub Ticket Operations Coordinator

Bethany Staub

Bethany Staub joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers in December of 2016 after spending three seasons with the El Paso Chihuahuas.

Bethany began with the Chihuahuas as a member of their retail department, assisting with the launch of the Chihuahuas brand in October of 2013, and spent the last season as a part of the Administration and Accounting team. Bethany moved to Oklahoma City in November of 2016 with her husband Jon and their dog Lola.

A former softball player, Bethany is an avid fitness enthusiast, enjoys bowling and rooting for her hometown Pirates, Penguins and Steelers. Since moving to Oklahoma City Bethany's family has grown by one with the addition of another puppy named Thor.

Alexi Bollwerk Ticket Operations Assistant

Alexi Bollwerk


Andy Olson Senior Corporate Marketing Manager

Andy Olson

Andy joined the organization in January 2014. Originally from Hudson, Wis., Andy went to school at Minnesota State, Mankato and graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Sport Management, with a Marketing minor. In his last semester of school, Andy interned with the Houston Astros in the Guest Service department. When he is not working, Andy enjoys watching Minnesota Gopher hockey, playing golf, spending time with his wife, Chelsi, and friends/family and playing with his dog Bryce.

Ryan Vanlow Senior Corporate Marketing Manager

Ryan Vanlow

Raised in Spring Hill, FL, Ryan joined the organization in June 2015 after graduating from University of West Florida with a bachelor's degree in sport management. Before joining the Dodgers, Ryan was a sports director for a nonprofit organization.

When not working, Ryan enjoys playing golf and relaxing. He is also an avid sports fan, and enjoys watching his favorite teams - Indianapolis Colts, Cleveland Cavaliers and the Florida Gators.

Brendan Crow Corporate Marketing Manager

Brendan Crow

Originally from near Washington, D.C., Brendan came to the organization in February of 2017. Before working for the Dodgers, he completed internships for Orienteering USA and the Corpus Christi Hooks as well as working as an Account Specialist for the Wichita Thunder. Brendan is a fan of the Washington Capitals, Redskins, Wizards, Baltimore Orioles, and all things West Virginia University.

In his spare time, Brendan enjoys playing music and spending time with his wife and two children.

Brandon Domingue Corporate Marketing Manager

Brandon Domingue

Brandon was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated from the University of Louisiana-Lafayette with a Bachelor's Degree in Advertising. After graduating in 2015, Brandon spent a season with the Louisiana IceGators of the SPHL. In 2016 he moved to Wichita, Kansas to work for the Wichita Thunder of the ECHL. Brandon joined the Dodgers in March 2017. In his spare time, Brandon enjoys playing golf, watching movies, and cheering on my favorite teams - New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Pelicans, and Houston Astros, and the Ragin Cajuns. WHO DAT!

Derek Ferris Corporate Marketing Manager

Derek Ferris

Born in Cheboygan, MI, I joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers in October 2016. In December 2015, I graduated from Michigan Tech, where I received a bachelor's in Sport and Fitness Management and played collegiate football for the Huskies. I also have spent the past two years working in the MiLB system, one year with the Erie SeaWolves and most recently the Great Lakes Loons.

In my spare time I enjoy spending time outdoors and anything and everything to do with sports…especially the Detroit Tigers, Red Wings, Lions and Pistons.

Chris Borysewicz Group Sales Coordinator

Chris Borysewicz

Chris Borysewicz was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated from Old Dominion University with a Bachelor's Degree Sports Management. After graduating in 2016, Chris spent a season with the Peoria Chiefs in the Midwest League and joined the Dodgers in September of 2017. In his spare time, Chris enjoys watching his favorite teams.

Erin Hagy Group Sales Coordinator

Erin Hagy

Erin joined the organization in October 2016. Erin graduated from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, TX with a BBA in Marketing and a minor in PR/Advertising. During her time in college, Erin was a student leader and held a chair position on the University Programming Board, a University committee. Immediately after graduation, Erin relocated to the OKC area to pursue her career in sales and marketing where she worked as a campaign manager at a marketing firm. In her spare time, Erin loves to be around her family and friends, growing her photography business or enjoying whichever sport is in season.

Josh Hill Group Sales Coordinator

Josh Hill

Josh Hill was born and raised in Vicksburg, Mississippi, where he developed a love for sports and people. He chose to pursue a Bachelor's in Sports Studies and a Masters in Sports Administration at Mississippi State University. Throughout his time at Mississippi State University, he was a Graduate Assistant in Union Operations at the Colvard Student Union where he operated nightly events and managed his own student staff. His favorite event was a life changing speech by Buzz Aldrin about the first landing on the moon.

After his time at Mississippi State, he spent time in Talladega, Alabama where he worked for Talladega Superspeedway in Ticketing Operations. Throughout his time at Talladega Superspeedway, he learned the ins and outs of the ticketing process for a major NASCAR track/event.

In his spare time, Josh likes to play and watch all different types of sports from baseball, basketball and football. Even though he now works for the OKC Dodgers, he remains an avid Atlanta Braves fan. He also likes to spend time outdoors hunting, hiking and fishing.

Kyle Javine Group Sales Coordinator

Kyle Javine

I was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma but have lived in Frisco, Texas for the majority of my life. My entire family (father, mother, sister) graduated from the University of Oklahoma. I recently graduated from there as well with a Bachelor's degree for Business Marketing and a minor in Sports Management. While in college, I interned with the University of Oklahoma Athletic Marketing Department, where I realized sports was my career path. Also, I was apart of the Sigma Chi Fraternity, and was appointed on the Executive Board my senior year. Upon graduation, I was able to attend the 2017 Oklahoma City Dodgers Sports Sales Academy. This sales academy led me to where I am today with the OKC Dodgers.

Adam Knisley Group Sales Coordinator

Adam Knisley

Born and raised in Hilliard, OH, Adam joined the Dodgers in September of 2017. In May of 2017, he graduated from Wittenberg University with a bachelor degree in Sport Management, as well as Business Management and was a brother of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. Adam previously held internships with the likes of Google and the Columbus Clippers, as well as Wittenberg University's athletic department before his time with the Dodgers. Adam also spends time volunteering for local food banks, Kiwanis and coaching youth sports.

In his spare time, Adam enjoys golfing, finding new music, video games and managing his fantasy sports teams. Also, he enjoys watching sports, as a die-hard fan of Cleveland Sports and The Ohio State Buckeyes. Go Bucks!

Dakota Jacobs Inside Sales Representative

Dakota Jacobs

Born and raised in Plains, KS, Dakota joined the Dodgers in January 2017. In 2013, he graduated from Garden City Community College, then in 2015 he graduated with a degree from the University of Kansas where he majored in Sport Management and minored in Business. Dakota previously worked with the corporate sales team at Talladega Superspeedway and the marketing department at Kansas Athletics.

In his spare time Dakota enjoys golfing, hanging out with friends and spending time with his family. Also, he enjoys watching NASCAR, cheering for the Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas City Chiefs.

Brian Smith Inside Sales Representative

Brian Smith

Raised in Panama, OK, Brian joined the organization in August of 2017 after graduating from University of Oklahoma with a bachelor's degree in sport management. Before joining the Dodgers, Brian was a member of the sooner's spirit program for three years. When not working, Brian enjoys duck hunting, bow hunting, playing golf, and spending time with his fiancé and family. He is also an avid sports fan, and enjoys watching his favorite teams -Oklahoma City Thunder, Oklahoma Sooners, and the Texas Rangers.

Keith Helt Ticket Sales Representative

Keith Helt

Born and raised in Tulsa, OK, I joined the organization in September 2017. I graduated from Oklahoma State University with a bachelor's in Business Management and a minor is Sports Management in December 2015. While at OSU, I worked for the Athletic Department in Event Presentation where I found my passion to work in sports.

In my free time, I'm probably watching or talking sports, especially OSU. Go Pokes!

Alexa Major Ticket Sales Representative

Alexa Major

Born and raised in Davenport, Iowa, Alexa joined the organization in 2017 after graduating from Iowa State University (Go Clones!) with a degree in Marketing and a minor in Event Management. Prior to joining the Dodgers, Alexa worked for the Iowa Cubs as their marketing and outside events intern where she discovered her love for working in sports especially her favorite, baseball.

In her spare time, Alexa loves to travel as much as possible, hang out with family and friends, binge watch any good Netflix series (Shameless!), and cheer on her favorite Cubbies! Go Cubs Go!

Leticia Alvarado Ticket Sales Representative, Hispanic Initiatives


Cory Hintz Big 12 Sales Associate

Cory Hintz

I was born and raised in Crete, Nebraska. I graduated from the Northwest Missouri State University and obtained a bachelor's degree in business management and marketing. After graduating in 2017, I spent the summer with the Lincoln Saltdogs baseball team. I joined the Dodgers in October 2017. In my spare time I enjoy playing almost any sport, especially basketball. If I'm not being physically active you will find me watching sports, playing video games, or sleeping. My favorite teams to cheer on are the Denver Broncos, New York Yankees and all Nebraska sports.

Jacob Johnson Big 12 Sales Associate

Jacob Johnson

Jacob Johnson graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelors degree in management with a concentration in sports in May of 2017. He was born and raised in Norman, Ok and both of his parents attended the University of Oklahoma as well. He worked for the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Events and Entertainment department during the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 seasons. The first season he was on the Events Crew and the latter season he held the Event Associate position. Jacob hopes to grow is sports industry career with passion and communication while developing skills and building relationships.

Special Events

Shelby Kirkes Manager of Special Events

Shelby Kirkes

Shelby Kirkes joined the team in August 2016 as the Manager of Special Events. Kirkes was born and raised in Carlsbad, NM and attended Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, NM, where she earned her bachelor's degree in communication with emphasis in public relations. While obtaining her bachelor's, Kirkes worked in the athletic marketing office. In 2015, she took over as the Marketing Manager for the athletic department in addition to beginning the pursuit of her master's degree in communication.

Kirkes is excited to have relocated to the OKC area and enjoys trying new restaurants, coffee shops and jogging trails. She has two Great Dane's, Fitzgerald and Hemingway, named after two of her favorite authors. She enjoys supporting the OKC Thunder, Dodgers, Texas Rangers and attending any Hockey game she can find.

Marketing & Communications

Travis Piercefield Director of Marketing and Communications

Travis Piercefield

Travis joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers in February of 2018 as Director of Marketing and Communications. In this role he oversees the Marketing, Communications, and Entertainment Departments in an effort to create consistent messaging of the Dodgers brand.

Travis started his career in sports working in NASCAR with stops at Talladega Superspeedway and Phoenix Raceway with positions within Ticketing, Marketing and Customer Service. While at Phoenix Raceway, the marketing department was selected for NASCAR's Best Advertising/Marketing Campaign in 2015 and 2016. Prior to moving to OKC, he held the position of Senior Manager of Digital Strategy with the Houston Dynamo of Major League Soccer.

Travis and his wife Shelby reside in the Oklahoma City area with their three children. They enjoy traveling and spending time together as a family.

Alex Freedman* Director of Communications and Broadcasting

Alex Freedman

Alex joined the team prior to the 2012 season. In just his second season with the organization, Alex was recognized by the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters and won the 2013 award for "Best Play-By-Play".

He previously spent three seasons as the Director of Broadcasting & Media Relations for the High Desert Mavericks, the California League affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Outside of baseball, Alex has also covered football, basketball, hockey, softball, and volleyball at different levels, ranging from high school to NCAA Division I.

He is a proud native of St. Louis and graduated from Northwestern University, where he majored in both journalism and political science. He readily admits he cares more about Northwestern sports than any rational person should.

Nate Newby Creative Director

Nate Newby

Nate joined the organization in February of 2016. Nate grew up in Edmond, Oklahoma and spent most of the '90s in Norman, where he earned a degree in Multidisciplinary Studies with a focus on Multimedia Production from the University of Oklahoma.

Nate started his career in broadcasting promotions, at television stations in OKC and Seattle, WA. Nate has spent the last several years in commercial production for clients throughout Oklahoma, working with hundreds of local business owners.

Nate enjoys spending time with his wife, son and two dogs, and traveling to music festivals whenever possible. He is a recovering Seattle Mariners fan.

AJ Navarro Game Presentation Manager

Megan Filipowski Digital Marketing Specialist

Megan Filipowski

Megan, a native Michigander, joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers organization in January 2016 after completing a media relations internship with the Detroit Tigers. Megan received her bachelor's degree from Spring Arbor University in Jackson, Michigan and her master's degree in sports journalism from Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis.

While in grad school, Megan worked as the media relations intern for the Indianapolis Indians, the Triple-A affiliate for the Pittsburgh Pirates, and as the communications intern for the National Federation of State High School Associations. She also reported on the 2013 Big Ten Championship Football Game for the National Sports Journalism Center.

Megan fills her time outside of the office by taking boxing classes, playing volleyball, reading, binge watching TV shows and watching her favorite teams - the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, Detroit Red Wings and the Michigan State Spartans - when she can. She is also an active member in her church and enjoys traveling.

Quynh-Chi Ho Digital Marketing Specialist

Quynh-Chi Ho

Quynh-Chi joined the OKC Dodgers prior to the 2017 season. She was born and raised in California, and calls the Bay Area home. Her love of sports stems from her lifelong Denver Broncos fandom, which was soon followed by a love for the San Jose Earthquakes, Sharks, Golden State Warriors, and the perennial underdog A's. With a graphic design background in hand, previously working for Santa Clara University's Athletics department and Menlo Park Legends Baseball, she decided to pursue design & marketing in sports.

QC's hobbies include hiking, jamming out on the piano, listening to vinyls of the Bee Gees, collecting & occasionally reading comic books & graphic novels, and trying out any DIY on Pinterest. She enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, although that is mostly done via video chat these days. She looks forward to a wonderful adventure in Oklahoma with the OKC Dodgers.

Colin Powers Graphic Artist

Colin Powers

Colin, a proud Texan, joined the OKC Dodgers in May of 2017 after graduating from Oklahoma Christian University with a bachelor's degree in Communication Design. While pursuing his degree, he interned at various advertising and design firms in the Oklahoma City area honing his skills he now utilizes with the Dodgers. His love of design and baseball brought him to the ballpark.

Colin grew up in Houston, Texas where he quickly become a fan of the Houston Astros. He began playing baseball at the age of 4 and his passion of the game quickly grew. When the opportunity arose for a job with the Dodgers he jumped at the opportunity.

In his spare time he enjoys video games, experimenting with food, and spending time with his wife, Courtney.

Kayla Hezel Social Media Coordinator

Kayla Hezel

Kayla Hezel joined the team in February 2018 after graduating from the University of Missouri, where she earned her Bachelor of Journalism with an emphasis in strategic communication. Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, she grew up as an avid sports fan, an obsession that has shaped her career path.

Before her senior semester, she spent one season as a communication intern at Saint Louis FC. During her time at Saint Louis FC, she worked creating content for the team's website and social media accounts.

In her free time, Kayla enjoys exploring OKC, working out, reading and supporting her hometown teams.

Heath Vessels Video Production Specialist

Heath Vessels


Lisa Johnson* Communications Coordinator

Lisa Johnson

Lisa joined the organization prior to the 2013 season. She worked previously as a sports reporter for The Des Moines Register newspaper and as a media relations graduate assistant in the Wichita State University athletic department.

The Des Moines, Iowa native earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Iowa and a master's degree in sport management from Wichita State.

Forest Stulting Communications Assistant

Forest Stulting

Forest Stulting, a native of Greenville, S.C., joined the Oklahoma City Dodgers in February 2018. Stulting previously worked for Furman University, his alma mater, Sports Information as an assistant since August 2015 and with the Greenville Drive, the single-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox in 2016 and 2017 in multiple capacities. He also spent time working as a freelance sports writer for The Greenville News for two years.

At Furman, Stulting earned a Bachelors degree in Religion and graduated May 2016.

Stulting has been a lifelong New York Yankees fan, you can blame Derek Jeter for that. He also is a huge Furman Athletics supporter, as well as the University of Virginia, his dad's hometown and alma mater.

In his free time, Stulting likes to watch baseball and basketball, go to concerts, spend time with family and friends, make people laugh, work out and play basketball, travel, read and learn.


Mitch Stubenhofer Sr. Director of Operations

Mitch Stubenhofer

Mitch joined the organization in January of 2013. Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, Mitch graduated from the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri. While there, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a Master of Science degree in Sport Management.

Before joining the organization, Mitch was the Director of Baseball Operations at the University of Central Missouri. As the Director of Baseball Operations, he oversaw all the team's travel including transportation, lodging, and meals. He also handled all aspects of equipment and a majority of the game-day operations.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Lydia, and their sons Tyson and Barrett.

Harlan Budde Director of Facility Operations

Harlan Budde

The director of facility operations for the Oklahoma City Dodgers has worked at the ballpark since March 3, 1997, starting while the stadium was still under construction. Budde started with the ballpark in 1997 as a liaison between construction and the team's ownership. Prior to working at the ballpark, Budde worked at Remington Park, joining that facility at its beginning as well, starting in 1987 before it opened in 1988.

Budde, 63, was born in St. Paul, Minn., and moved around the country with his family as his father served in the Air Force until they settled in Midwest City in 1958. He grew up in Midwest City, attending school in the district through high school and later raising his sons Jason and Ryan there with his wife Lori.

Wayne Mosby Manager of Operations

Wayne Mosby

I have been married for 26 years to my wife Sandy and we have a beautiful daughter named Morgan.

I have worked in the customer service field for more than 30 years. I worked for McKesson Corporation for 17 years and Mattel/Fisher-Price Toys for 14 years.

When I started, I was part time here at the ballpark and have been full time for the last year. I love coming to work every morning and looking out at the field and see how things change daily. I manage a staff of more than 150 people. It can be challenging at times but I LOVE MY JOB.

I love all college sports and am a DIE HARD OSU COWBOYS FAN!

My motto in life is: Every day is a vacation and every meal is a banquet!

Pete Ameen Facility Operations Assistant

Pete Ameen


Kevin Silkwood Facility Operations Assistant

Kevin Silkwood


Max Fowler Assistant Groundskeeper

Max Fowler


Dodgers Sports Field Services

Monte McCoy Head Groundskeeper

Monte grew up in Lindsay, Okla., and attended the University of Oklahoma where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Health and Sports Science. This is his 15th year with the organization.

Prior to joining the organization, Monte received collegiate baseball field of the year honors for his work at the University of Oklahoma's L. Dale Mitchell Field. Monte has also received two Pacific Coast League "Sports Turf Manager of the Year" awards and was chosen runner-up two additional years.

In his spare time Monte enjoys traveling, hunting, and fishing.

Rick Newville Director of Operations, Sports Fields Services

Rick Newville


Jeff Jackson Sports Turf Manager

Jeff Jackson

Jeff Jackson, a native of Amber, Oklahoma, joined the Dodgers organization as Sports Turf Manager in March of 2018. Jeff started his Sports Turf career at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark as a game day member of the grounds crew from 2011 to 2013.

In 2013 Jeff moved on to begin his undergraduate degree at Oklahoma State University. During his time as a student, Jeff worked on the grounds crew for Oklahoma State Athletics helping maintain Allie P. Reynolds Stadium, Boone Pickens Stadium, Sherman E. Smith Training Facility, Cowgirl Softball Stadium, Cowgirl Soccer Complex, and the Track and Field Facility.

In the summer of 2015, Jeff had the privilege to intern with the Philadelphia Phillies and help maintain Citizens Bank Park and got to experience turf management on one of the highest stages. Upon his graduation in 2016 with a Bachelor's Degree in Horticulture and Turfgrass Management, Jeff was hired as a full time Assistant Athletic Field Superintendent at Oklahoma State University, where he worked until his move to the Dodgers organization. With the Dodgers, Jeff performs various duties to help maintain the playing surface at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark as well as helps with Dodger Sports Field Services.

In his free time, Jeff enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends, going to church, and watching sporting events, especially those which showcase all of the efforts made by his turf manger colleagues around the world.

Team Store

Otilia Mares Retail Operations Manager

Otilia Mares

Otilia Mares joined the organization March of 2013 as daytime sales associate. In October of 2015, she became the full-time Retail Operations Manager.

Mares was born and raised in Oklahoma City, OK. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling with her mother and supporting Oklahoma sports teams.

Finance & Administration

Jon Shaw Director of Finance and Accounting

Jon Shaw

Jon joined the organization in January 2012 as the Director of Finance and Accounting. An Oklahoma native, Jon grew up in and currently resides in Oklahoma City. He studied at the University of Central Oklahoma and received a Bachelor of Arts in Music and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Jon previously worked for Frontier City and White Water Bay. There he developed not only a focus on all things financial, but also a team centered mindset. Jon has been in positions from the front lines of guest service, maintenance procurement and management.

Randall Lokey Accounting Assistant

Jon Shaw

Travis Hunter Office Administrator

Travis Hunter

A native of Chatham, Mass., Travis joined the organization in 2008. Travis's travels have had him working with the Chatham A's, Norwich Navigators, Lake County Captains, Charlotte Knights, Augusta Greenjackets and the Nashville Sounds. Travis graduated from Beacon College with an Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies in 2003. He was also a background performer in the movie Summer Catch, starring Freddie Prinze, Jr. When he's not working, he enjoys exploring museums and baking while rooting for all Boston sports teams. He currently resides in Moore.

Professional Sports Catering

Al Spilsbury Director of Food Service Operations

Al Spilsbury

Al Spilsbury joined the Dodgers team in February 2017 as Director of Food Service Operations. He previously held that position at Whataburger Field in Corpus Christi, TX for seven seasons.

Al was born and raised in Illinois, but has spent several years on the west coast and in Texas. He now lives in OKC along with his wife, Sharon. Al is an avid cyclist and mediocre ukulele player.

William Fenwick Executive Chef

William Fenwick

Born and raised in East Texas, William always enjoyed cooking, doing dishes, and decorating cakes with his mom at her restaurant. After starting his career in the fast-casual realms of the culinary industry, William attended the Orlando Culinary Academy - Le Cordon Bleu where he earned an Associate's Degree, with honors. William has varied experience from Sea World to Country Clubs, and Four Diamond Hotels, including the Ritz Carlton. After seven years in Florida, he moved to Oklahoma to work at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, a distinguished Emerald Club. William is looking forward to sharing his experiences and continuing his growth at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

Scott Christy Sr. Concessions Supervisor

Scott Christy

Oklahoma native Scott Christy has been with the Oklahoma City Dodgers/Redhawks since 2013. He graduated from Connors State College and then Northeastern with a degree in English. He enjoys spending time with his wife of 25 years and child.

Darrell Gardner Concessions Manager

Darrell Gardner

Darrell was born and raised in Amarillo, TX. He spent 13 years with Spencer Gifts at several different locations which eventually led to him landing in Oklahoma City. After seven years as a District Manager for a franchise group operating IHOPs and then Jack in the Box restaurants, he joined PSC at the start of last season. He worked as the Concessions Supervisor and during the offseason became the Suites Supervisor for Levy at the Chesapeake Arena. He was promoted to Concessions Manager here at the ballpark earlier this year. He enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and catching up on sports when she goes to sleep. MLB parks visited include: Minute Maid Park, Rangers Ballpark at Arlington, Angel Stadium of Anaheim and Fenway Park.

Lindsay Robb Catering Manager

Lindsay Robb

Lindsay Robb joined the team in December 2016 as the Catering Manager for Professional Sports Catering. She previously worked for Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina as the Catering Sales Manager where she handled weddings and one day catering events. Lindsay is a graduate of Methodist University with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Professional Golf Management.

Lindsay was born and raised in Connecticut. She moved to North Carolina to go to college and then spent 18 years enjoying the South. She is moving to Oklahoma with her husband, two dogs and one cat. She enjoys playing golf, reading, watching all sports and taking her dogs for walks.

Jenna Bouc Catering Coordinator

Jenna Bouc

Jenna Bouc joined the team in February 2018 as the Catering Coordinator for Professional Sports Catering. She is from Katy, Texas just west of Houston. Jenna graduated with a degree in Hospitality Administration from Stephen F. Austin State University.

Jenna enjoys sports and doing things outdoors. She loves spending time with family and friends as well as her dog. Jenna loves country music particularly Texas/Red Dirt and enjoys going to shows. She is new to Oklahoma and sees this as an opportunity to meet new people and grow as a person.

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