Garett Mansfield is in his third season with the Curve and fifth overall in Minor League Baseball. Mansfield joined the Curve before the 2018 season as the Communications & Broadcasting Assistant and was promoted to the lead role after that season.
Before he came to Altoona, Mansfield spent the 2017 season with the Beloit Snappers, Class A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, where he called Midwest League games as the Media Relations & Marketing Manager. He spent the 2016 season with the El Paso Chihuahuas, the Triple-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres, as their Broadcast & Media Relations Assistant. Before working in professional baseball, Mansfield spent two summers broadcasting baseball in the Alaska Baseball League for the Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks.
Mansfield began his broadcasting career as a student at Bowling Green State University. He joined the Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization and called Falcon athletics on each of the two campus radio stations. After his graduation, Mansfield garnered television play-by-play and production experience with the West Ohio Sports Network, which is headquartered in Lima, Ohio. He has called high school football, basketball, volleyball, soccer and hockey for the regional network from 2015-18.
The Defiance, Ohio native now lives in Altoona with his wife, Carlina, whom he married in March 2018. He enjoys cheering for the Cleveland Browns and Notre Dame football in the fall in addition to traveling, watching movies and learning about American history. Mansfield earned his bachelor's degree in Telecommunications from Bowling Green State University in 2015.