Brian is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and has guided teams to industry-leading results over the course of several years in leadership roles around Minor League Baseball.
Brian began his career in MiLB with the Aberdeen IronBirds from 2011-2013. His efforts in Aberdeen impressed the State College Spikes, who hired Brian as their Director of Sales. From 2013-2016, Brian increased total ticket and sponsorship revenue for three consecutive years and broke the team’s single game attendance record on five separate occasions.
In 2016, Brian earned the role of Vice President of Ticket Sales for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. While spearheading the team’s ticket department, he broke nearly every ticket revenue record in team history and once again raised season and group ticket sales each year. Brian helped the IronPigs secure the 2019 Larry MacPhail Award, which recognizes the team with the best promotional effort in all of Minor League Baseball.
In 2019, the IronPigs promoted DeAngelis to Vice President of Sales. He delivered again, leading the team to an all-time franchise revenue record in just one year. Brian was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2020 and has since been a driving force in the oversight of all aspects of the IronPigs front office.
In his free time Brian likes to spend time with his wife Erika, children Gianna, Lorenzo, and Sicilia, and two dogs. He also is an avid Michigan State and Pittsburgh Steelers fan. You can follow Brian on Twitter at @AngeloDeAngelo.
Cody joined the Dash in 2022 as the Director of Ticket Sales. In this role, Cody is responsible for overseeing all season tickets, hospitality, and group sales.
Originally from Slatington, Pennsylvania, Cody graduated from York College of Pennsylvania majoring in Sport Management with a minor in Athletic Coaching. Before joining the Dash, Cody worked for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies in Allentown, PA. In his most recent role, Cody was Senior Manager, Corporate Tickets dealing primarily with corporate accounts on season tickets, season suites, hospitality, and sponsorships.
In his spare time, Cody enjoys hunting, country concerts, and live sporting events.
Erin is a rookie with the Dash this 2021 season. She joined the Dash in 2021 as the Ticket Operations Manager. She oversees all the behind-the-scenes ticket activity and production.
Originally from Bristol, Tennessee, Erin graduated from East Tennessee State University with a B.A. in History and a B.S. in Sport & Leisure Management. Before joining the Dash, Erin worked for some recognizable teams and venues such as: the Salem Red Sox, Tennessee Smokies, Johnson City Cardinals, the Boy Scouts of America, and Bristol Motor Speedway.
When time allows, Erin enjoys traveling, spending time with her friends and family, attending concerts or sporting events, cooking, reading, and spending time with her rescue pup, Gracie.
Matt is originally from Jacksonville, Florida and graduated from Florida State University in 2019 with a degree in sport management. Before joining the Dash in April 2021, Matt worked gamedays and other events with the Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Experience department.
In his free time, Matt likes to watch sports (especially college football) and spend time with his family and friends.
Nelsy is a native of Winston-Salem and graduated from the University of Chicago with a major in American History. Before joining the Dash in January 2022, Nelsy practiced Real Estate and worked in Property Management in Charlotte.
In her free time, Nelsy enjoys playing trivia and music bingo at Foothills and spending time with her puppies: Ares and Adonis.
Josh is from Wilkesboro, North Carolina. Graduated from North Carolina State University while majoring in Sport Management and minoring in Business Administration. Josh has worked with North Carolina Football Club’s grassroots marketing and inside sales teams, and most recently the Carolina Hurricanes inside sales team. Josh's current role with the Dash is Ticket Sales and Services Representative. Some hobbies of his are playing disc golf, tennis, and watching sports.
Josh is originally from Miami, FL, but grew up in the Carolinas. Josh attended Lees-McRae college in Banner Elk, NC where he graduated with a B.S. in Athletic Training, and also attended Southern New Hampshire online for his graduate certificate in Sport Administration. While at Lees-McRae Josh was a member of the track and field team.
Before joining the Dash, Josh had interned with Rhino Sports and Entertainment. In his free time, Josh likes to be active, watch soccer, travel, and try local restaurants.
Katie joined the Dash in August of 2021 as a Ticket Sales Assistant. In this role, she assists in ticket operations, the MVP Education program and managing the front desk.
Katie grew up in the Greensboro area and is a proud graduate of Coastal Carolina University (Chants Up!) with a degree in Marketing and minor in Hospitality, Resort and Tourism Management. Before joining the Dash, Katie served as an intern for the High Point Rockers.
In her spare time, Katie loves a good concert, spending time with family, shopping at local boutiques, and hiking.
Amanda joined the Dash in 2020 as the Marketing and Social Media Coordinator. In this role, Amanda is responsible for all social media content, advertising, and marketing aspects of the Dash.
Originally from Round Rock, Texas, Amanda graduated from Texas State University with a major in Public Relations and a minor in Sports Psychology. Before joining the Dash, Amanda worked as a Chiropractic and Marketing assistant at Impact Family Chiropractic in Round Rock, TX where she served as the head of community marketing programs. However, she is no stranger to baseball, the 2022 season will mark Amanda's fourth season in Minor League Baseball and third with the Dash.
In her spare time, Amanda enjoys traveling (usually back to Texas), taking in a good concert or sporting event, and spending time with her friends and family. She currently resides in Winston-Salem.
Carson started with the Dash during Summer of 2021 as a Graphic Design Intern and stepped into a full-time role in May of 2022. In this role Carson is responsible for all video content for the Dash.
Carson graduated from Newberry College in 2022 where he majored in Digital Marketing and Graphic Design with a minor in Business Administration. During all four years, Carson played NCAA Men's Lacrosse. While playing at Newberry and during his internship, Carson developed and refined his skills in sports photography and videography.
In his free time, Carson enjoys playing and coaching lacrosse, weight lifting, watching hockey, and spending time with friends and family.
Andrew Murphy joined the Dash as a Broadcast and Media Relations Assistant during the 2021 season and now serves as the Play by Play Broadcaster and a Ticket Sales Assistant. In addition to ticket sales and broadcast duties, Andrew also handles all media requests.
Andrew is a proud 2020 graduate of the University of Kentucky. He has called games for the Lexington Legends (formerly South Atlantic League), the Duluth Huskies (Northwoods League), and most recently University of Kentucky Baseball on the UK Sports Network. A native of St. Louis, MO, Andrew is a fervent supporter of the St. Louis Cardinals and the St. Louis Blues.
When not in the broadcast booth, Andrew can be found on the golf course, playing guitar, or in the recording studio doing voiceover work.
Ben joined the Dash during the 2022 season as the Assistant Broadcaster.
Ben was raised in Brooklyn, New York, before going upstate to attend Ithaca College. He spent all four years at Ithaca calling games on both ICTV and 91.7 WICB, including two years as the radio voice of Ithaca College Football. Ben spent a summer in the Florida Collegiate Summer League broadcasting for the DeLand Suns, before moving to Winston-Salem.
When he’s not at Truist Stadium, Ben loves to go hike, explore Winston, and ask his family for pictures of his two dogs in Brooklyn - Bess and Mabel.
Josh joined the Dash in June 2021. As the Vice President of Corporate Partnerships, Josh develops close relationships with current and future sponsors on a local, regional, and national basis.
As a Winston-Salem native and former Wake Forest football player (2009-2012), Josh is no stranger to Truist Stadium or the Dash as he worked with the team during the summer as an intern in 2011. After his football playing days and graduation from Wake Forest, Josh worked on staff overseeing all recruiting and social media efforts. He then obtained his Masters in Sport and Entertainment Management from the University of South Carolina while working as a Graduate Assistant in the office Alumni and Communications. Josh has previously served in sales related roles with the Charlotte Sports Foundation as well as with Raycom Sports and the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Josh resides in Winston-Salem and enjoys sharing his spare time with his friends and family, traveling, and cheering on his Demon Deacons.
In October of 2021, Morgan joined the Dash as the Director of Corporate Partnerships.
She was raised in Greensboro and moved to Raleigh to attend NC State for college (Go Pack!), where she majored in Business and Marketing with a minor in Coaching Education. Upon graduation, she called Georgia home for two years to pursue her MBA at Georgia Southern University. Morgan found her way back to North Carolina and has since worked in Winston-Salem for the past five years at two great companies, HanesBrands Inc. and Learfield IMG College. She is excited for this new opportunity and to get started with the Dash!
Morgan resides in Kernersville with her husband, David, and three dogs – Jax, Beaux, and Sydney. She enjoys a great cup of coffee, attending a concert or sporting event, coaching or playing volleyball, and spending time with her friends and family.
Alex joined the Dash in May of 2022 as the Coordinator of Corporate Partnerships.
Born and raised in Westminster, MD about and hour west of Baltimore, Alex obtained his Bachelor's degree in three years from the University of South Carolina. While there, he garnered experience working in numerous segments of the sports industry like Augusta National Golf Club, NASCAR, and the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. He completed his time at Carolina with an internship in the Marketing Department of Gamecock Athletics, during which he specialized in fan experience, sponsorship activation, and in-game promotion.
An avid fan of the Gamecocks and Baltimore Ravens, Alex enjoys watching sports, listening to music, hitting the gym, and enjoying the company of friends and family.
Jessica joined the Dash in August of 2016 as the club's Director of Entertainment, and now she serves as the team's Vice President of Ballpark Experience and Branding. In this role, Jessica oversees gameday entertainment, graphic design and merchandise. She also contributes to the Dash's community relations efforts and organizes staff development opportunities. In 2018, Jessica was named a recipient of the Women in Baseball Leadership Event Scholarship through Minor League Baseball.
Thanks to a nine-year stint with the Dayton Dragons (Low-A, Cincinnati), Jessica is no stranger to Minor League Baseball. She contributed to the Dragons as a member of their "Green Team," mascot performer and Entertainment Assistant. A graduate of the Disney College Program, Jessica enjoys cooking, reading and attending other sporting events. After growing up in Dayton, Ohio, Jessica currently resides in Winston-Salem with her 1 year old Pointer/Collie mix, Emmitt.
Originally from Yakima, Washington, Mark was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. He attended the University of Oregon and graduated in 2015 with a degree in journalism with a focus on broadcast and digital media. While at Oregon, Mark had the pleasure of covering the Oregon Ducks athletic program, which culminated in covering the inagural College Football Playoff National Championship Game from the press box for his own publication.
After college, Mark founded a satirical sports news site before transitioning into a career as a freelance graphic designer in 2017. In his spare time, Mark is a fan of Japanese anime and operates multiple sites that incorporate the hobby along with managing the largest curated sports logo mood board online. Mark is excited to join the Dash and lend his unique perspective to the sport of Minor League Baseball; a sport he grew up watching.
Ryan, a native of Winchester, Va., will begin his 24th season in professional baseball in 2021 and his 23rd with the Winston-Salem franchise.
After graduating from West Virginia University in 1998, he completed an internship in group sales with the Richmond Braves. Ryan joined the Winston-Salem staff in 1999 as a group sales associate and was promoted to General Manager of Baseball Operations after the 2003 season.
Ryan is responsible for all functions relating to running and maintaining Truist Stadium and oversees team operations, facility management, stadium operations and grounds keeping.
Ryan's contributions were recognized in 2010, when he was voted the winner of the Calvin Falwell Executive of the Year Award, becoming the first Winston-Salem executive to win the award in its 24-year existence. Voting is done by Carolina League managers, general managers and club owners.
Jeff joined the Dash as the Director of Facility Management in May of 2016. In this role, Jeff works to keep Truist Stadium operational for Dash games and other non-gameday events.
Before joining the Dash, the North Davidson High School alumnus owned and operated J&M Pawn in Kernersville.
Jeff and his wife Lynn currently reside in Kernersville, and they have two children. Their son Michael works for Royalty Finance, and their daughter Kristen is a flight attendant for American Airlines.
Joining the Dash in April of 2019, Corey took the role of Head Groundskeeper. In this position he maintains the field to make sure the playing surface is up to professional standards for the Dash players.
Before working for the Dash, Corey was the Head Groundskeeper for the Hickory Crawdads in 2017 then the Assistant Superintendent on the grounds staff at Prestonwood Country Club in 2018.
As a graduate from Catawba Valley Community College with a degree in Turfgrass Management, this Hickory, N.C. native enjoys any outdoor activities and spending time with his black lab, Emmylou. He currently resides in Winston Salem and looks forward to coming to work every day.
Becoming part of the Grounds Crew in May 2019, Emmylou fit right in with the environment. Emmylou grew up on a baseball field with starting her career in Hickory as part of the Grounds Crew for the Hickory Crawdads in 2017. She was 2 months old! Later, she became a part of the Grounds Staff at Prestonwood Country Club in 2018, taking on the golf course on the weekend shift.
Born in Morganton, N.C., she moved to Hickory to be with her dad, Corey. In Hickory, she received her Master's Degree in Baseball Chewing with a minor in Sprinkler Head Operation Checking. She currently resides in Winston Salem and enjoys coming to work with her dad.
Kurt, a CPA, who joined the team in March 2003, is responsible for all aspects of company accounting, financing, financial analysis and budget and forecasting. He also handles human resource, information technology and business insurance activities for the Dash. Originally from New City, N.Y., Kurt also serves as the liaison to Legends Hospitality Management, the team concessionaire, on all financial activity and reporting.
Prior to joining the Dash, Kurt worked with Blue Rhino Corporation in Winston-Salem and Coopers & Lybrand (CKA PriceWaterhouseCoopers) in their offices in NYC and Greensboro, N.C.
A graduate of the University of Connecticut, Kurt and his wife, Jackie, reside in Greensboro and have three sons, Ryan, Greg and Kevin.
Diane joined the Dash in January 2022 as the club's Accounting Manager. She assists the rest of the Accounting Department in accounting, financing, financial analysis and budget preparation.
Diane has worked for Blue Rhino, PF Plumbing, Boston Market and Primo Water Corporation in various accounting roles in the last thirty plus years.
Diane is a local, born and raised here in the Winston-Salem area and enjoys music and the beach. She is an avid shark tooth hunter. She also loves to spend time with her family and friends.
Kit, a native of Winston-Salem, became the General Manager for Legends Hospitality Management at Truist Stadium in November of 2011.
In this role, Kit is responsible for all food, beverage and merchandise services at the stadium. Prior to assuming this role, Kit was the concourse supervisor at Truist Stadium since it opened in 2010. Before joining Legends Hospitality, Kit has 15 years of experience in the food service industry. He has worked in a variety of food service establishments including family-owned, chain restaurants, and special event catering.
A graduate of Mount Tabor High School, Kit also attended Campbell University. He resides in Winston-Salem with his wife, Aimee, and daughter, Abby.
Beverly has been the Catering Manager for Legends since October of 2012. She joined the Legends' team in 2010 as a suite attendant. In her current role, Beverly helps to execute the 250-plus non-gameday events that take place at Truist Stadium each year.
Before her time with Legends, Beverly worked with the NFL's Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Motor Speedway and Farmington Country Club in Virginia. In her free time, she enjoys decorating, sewing, and spending time with the family. Beverly is originally from Hampton, Va., and attended Virginia Tech. She currently resides in Advance with her husband Reynolds, daughter Laura and two dogs. Beverly also has a daughter in Wilmington, N.C., and a son in California.
Tanner started with Legends Hospitality at the Winston-Salem Dash in 2016 and now serves as the Operations Manager. He loves being able to give everyone who enters Truist Stadium great customer service while making their day better. He also enjoys a good challenge and traveling to see new places.
In his spare time, Tanner enjoys running, hiking and music.