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Ownership
Name Role
Fenway Sports Group Ownership
Executive Operations
Mario Lemieux Co-Owner/Chairman
Kevin Acklin President, Business Operations
Jenny Darling Chief Financial Officer
James Santilli Chief Experience Officer
Erik Watts Chief Technology Officer
Kevin Hart Senior Vice President, Finance
Rich Hixon Senior Vice President, Facilities
Chad Slencak Senior Vice President, Ticketing
Jim Britt Vice President, Executive Director, Foundation
Jennifer Bullano Ridgley Vice President, Communications
Eddie Kendralla Vice President, Business Intelligence and Analytics
Leo McCafferty Vice President, Content and Production
Tracey McCants Lewis Vice President, Human Resources and Deputy General Counsel
Tim McNulty Vice President, Public Affairs
Ross Miller Vice President, Partnership Integration
Andi Perelman Vice President, Digital
Jack Tipton Vice President, Partnership Sales
Delvina Morrow Senior Director, Strategic Community Initiatives and DEI
Amanda Kessel Executive Fellow
Nicole Goehring Executive Assistant
Crystal Joyce Executive Assistant
Darlene Watson Receptionist
Name Position
Hockey Ops
Name Position
Ron Hextall General Manager
Brian Burke President of Hockey Operations
Chris Pryor Assistant General Manager
Mike Sullivan Head Coach
Todd Reirden Assistant Coach
Mike Vellucci Assistant Coach
Andy Chiodo Goaltending Coach
Ty Hennes Skating and Skills Development Coach
Andy Saucier Hockey Operations Analyst
Madison Nikkel Video Coach
Tom Kostopoulos Director of Player Development
Kain Tisi Goaltending Development Coach
Charles Grant Goaltending Development Coach
Trevor Daley Hockey Operations Advisor
Matt Cullen Player Development
Brett Hextall Integrated Development Coach
Jason Seidling Director, Team Operations
Alec Schall Director, Hockey Operations
Erik Heasley Wilkes-Barre/Scranton General Manager and Manager, Hockey Operations
Michele Colaianni Executive Assistant to EVP/GM
J.D. Forrest Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Head Coach
Kevin Porter Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Assistant Coach
Katerina Wu Data Scientist, Hockey Operations
Ed Joyner Director, Team Security
Scouts
Ryan Bowness Director of Professional Scouting
Nick Pryor Director of Amateur Scouting
Will Acton Professional Scout
Kerry Huffman Professional Scout
Jay McClement Professional Scout
Craig Patrick Professional Scout
Colin Alexander Global Crossover Scout
Brian Fitzgerald Amateur Scout
Luc Gauthier Amateur Scout
Jay Heinbuck Amateur Scout
Jamie Huffman Amateur Scout
Matt Mangene Amateur Scout
Dan McLean Amateur Scout
Krissy Wendell-Pohl Amateur Scout
Warren Young Amateur Scout
Alexander Khavanov European Scout
Petri Pakaslahti European Scout
Tommy Westlund European Scout
Gilles Meloche Special Assignment Scout
Kevin Stevens Special Assignment Scout
Name Position
Equipment/Training Staff
Jon Taglianetti Head Equipment Manager
Dana Heinze Assistant Equipment Manager
Paul DeFazio Assistant Equipment Manager
Danny Kroll Assistant Equipment Manager
Teena Murray Senior Vice President, Integrated Performance
Chris Stewart Head Athletic Trainer
Curtis Bell Director of Sports Performance
Patrick Steidle Assistant Athletic Trainer
Dr. Dharmesh Vyas, M.D. Head Team Physician
Dr. Melissa McLane, D.O. Assistant Team Physician
Alex Trinca Strength and Conditioning Coach
Alexi Pianosi Strength and Conditioning Coach
Name Position
Communications
James Santilli Chief Experience Officer
Jennifer Bullano Ridgley Vice President, Communications
Evan Schall Director, Communications
Emma Kilmer Coordinator, Communications
Paul Steigerwald Specialist, Communications
Name Position
Technology
Erik Watts Chief Technology Officer
Eddie Kendralla Vice President, Business Intelligence and Analytics
Mark Walczak Senior Director, Data and Analytics
Jeff Ludwig Senior Analyst, Business Intelligence
Sarah Koontz Manager, CRM
Jason Henry Senior Systems Administrator, Technology
Pete Conroy Systems Administrator, Technology
Christopher Ek Systems Administrator, Technology
Daniel Grubbs Systems Administrator, Technology
Daniel Ondike Systems Administrator, Technology
Zachary Tyke Systems Administrator, Technology
Name Position
Digital
Name Position
James Santilli Chief Experience Officer
Andi Perelman Vice President, Digital
Jonathan Kabana Senior Manager, Digital
Darryl Hill Manager Graphic Design, Digital
Sydney Blackman Coordinator, Digital
Ilyse Silverman Coordinator, Digital
Jordan Lawson Assistant, Digital
Marketing
Name Position
James Santilli Chief Experience Officer
Barb Pilarski Senior Director, Creative Services and Publications
Erin Tirpak Manager, Publications
Lauren Jordan Graphic Designer
Jen Navari Graphic Designer
Ryan Sutton Graphic Designer
Jill Shipley Director, Fan Development and Special Events
Laura Spencer Senior Manager, Fan Development
Stephen Zappala Manager, Marketing and Business Development
Partnership Sales and Integration
Partnership Sales  
Name Position
Jack Tipton Vice President, Partnership Sales
Kat Smerdel Senior Director, Events and Hospitality
Matt Uzar Coordinator, Events
Mark Turley Senior Director, Partnership Sales
Luke Mohamed Director, Partnership Sales
Jim Meyer Senior Manager, Partnership Sales
Rachel Jones Manager, Premium Sales
Pierre Larouche Liaison, Partnership Sales
Bryan Trottier Liaison, Partnership Sales
Partnership Integration  
Name Position
Ross Miller Vice President, Partnership Integration
Kaitlin Donahoe Director, Partnership Marketing
Paige Hancher Director, Partnership Marketing
Amy Wesson Director, Partnership Marketing
Patrick Lally Manager, Partnership Marketing
Lauren Lemieux Manager, Partnership Marketing
Zach Miracle Manager, Partnership Operations
Nick Perreault Manager, Partnership Marketing
Bernadette Provost Manager, Partnership Marketing
Reginald Woods Manager, Partnership Marketing
Content and Production
Name Position
James Santilli Chief Experience Officer
Leo McCafferty Vice President, Content and Production
Rod Murray Senior Director, Production and Game Presentation
Mike Davenport Senior Director, Production Operations
Mark Cottington Manager, Production Operations
Bill Wareham Director, Event Presentation
Aaron Spiegel Senior Manager, Motion Graphics
Giuseppe Esposito Producer, Motion Graphics
Jack Miller Producer, Motion Graphics
Michelle Crechiolo Team Reporter
Andrew McIntyre Producer, In The Room
Jon Otte Producer, In The Room
Sydney Bauer Producer, PensTV
Meghan McManimon Producer, PensTV
Josh Getzoff Penguins Radio Network Play-By-Play Announcer
Phil Bourque Penguins Radio Network Color Analyst
Mike Lange Broadcast Emeritus
Wayne Anderson Executive Producer, Penguins Radio
Celina Pompeani In-Game Host
Ryan Mill Public Address Announcer
Finance
Name Position
Jenny Darling Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Hart Senior Vice President, Finance
Mark R. Kuczinski Senior Director, Finance
Troy Ussack Senior Accountant
Andrea Winschel Manager, Payroll
Tawni Love Accounts Payable
Ticketing Sales and Operations
Name Position
Chad Slencak Senior Vice President, Ticketing
Ticket Sales  
George Murphy Senior Director, Ticket Sales
Mike Rodgers Senior Manager, Ticket Sales
Andrew Gardner New Business Representative
Matthew Jorgensen New Business Representative
Reggie Keller New Business Representative
Philip Petit New Business Representative
Anna Siegler New Business Representative
Rachael Stone New Business Representative
Jake Sullivan New Business Representative
Derick Woodard New Business Representative
Will Allison Inside Sales Representative
Brittnee Edgar Inside Sales Representative
Ticket Operations  
Erin Exley Senior Director, Ticket Marketing and Operations
Danny Gardner Senior Manager, Ticket Operations
Jessica Martin Manager, Ticket Sales and Operations
Kelly Gabany Senior Manager, Box Office
Jason Onufer Senior Manager, Box Office
Kirsten Burkes Manager, Box Office
Premium Sales  
Brian Magness Senior Director, Premium Seating
George Birman Senior Manager, Club Seat Sales and Retention
Jon Seelnacht Manager, Club Seat Sales and Retention
Jeff Blizman Manager, Premium Seating
Customer Service  
Kathy Davis Director, Customer Service
Kara Looker Sr. Manager, Service and Retention
Holly Bandish Manager, Customer Service
Tony Aranda Membership Service Representative
Ysmeen Bennett Membership Service Representative
Nicole Lakovic Membership Service Representative
Jared Milstein Membership Service Representative
Kayla Nahay Membership Service Representative
Michael Hartman Membership Service Representative
Penguins Foundation
Name Position
Kevin Acklin Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel
Jim Britt Vice President, Executive Director, Foundation
Amanda Susko Senior Director, Foundation Programs and Strategic Planning
Cindy Himes Director, Community/Alumni Relations
Shannon Webster Director, Youth Hockey
Jaden Lindo Manager, Community Hockey Programs
Lindsay Litterini Manager, Foundation
Darya Snoznik Manager, Foundation Programs
Andrew Balboni Coordinator, Youth Hockey
Alexis Brezny Assistant, Foundation
Ed Johnston Liaison, Community Relations
Facilities
Name Position
Kevin Acklin Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel
Rich Hixon Senior Vice President, Facilities
PPG Paints Arena  
Grant Gittlen Director, Operations and Special Projects
Brett Hart Coordinator, Shipping and Receiving
UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex  
Brian Mueller Executive Director, Hockey Operations
Kara Radeke Executive Director, Business Operations
Brandon Radeke Director, Facility Operations
Mark Shuttleworth Director, Adult Leagues, Camps and Tournaments
Jason Jerome Director, Sports Performance
Danny MacKinnon Director, Elite Hockey
Christopher Banks Manager, Facility Operations
Neal Bruder Manager, Accounting
Connor Mack Assistant Manager, Facility Operations
Nick Miller Assistant Manager, Operations
Mike Chiasson Goaltending Professional
Trevor Edwards Skill Development Professional
Kevin Muller Skill Development Professional
Jeff Hannan Skill Development Professional
Rocky Saganiuk Local Manager, Learn to Play
Kaley Mooney 14U & 16U Girls Head Coach
Danielle Huttinger Manager, Programming