Canton Charge Front Office

BASKETBALL OPERATIONS STAFF
Mike Gansey
Assistant General Manager, Cleveland Cavaliers
Brendon Yu
Director of G League Operations, Cleveland Cavaliers
Nate Reinking
Head Coach
Kendall Chones
Assistant Coach
Bryan Tibaldi
Assistant Coach
Tyler Neal
Assistant Coach
Austin Peterson
Assistant Coach/Video Coordinator
Jake Laravie
Seasonal Coaching Assistant
Kevin Kamlowsky
Head Athletic Trainer
Josh Wiemels
Aultman Hospital Athletic Trainer
Brandon Joyner
Strength & Conditioning Coach
Liron Fanan
Director of G League Player Development, Cleveland Cavaliers
FRONT OFFICE STAFF
Mike Levy
President
Mike has spent 35 years in sports and entertainment with 10 teams and 8 different leagues, including the Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Astros, Kansas City Royals, Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Penguins. He graduated from Duquesne University with a degree in Communications and Marketing in 1982. Mike was named the G-League Executive of the Year in 2016.

330-489-5992
mlevy@cantoncharge.com

Sean Wyatt
Senior Director, Communications
Sean is a Canton native and has been with the Charge since 2011. He has a degree from Baldwin Wallace University in Sports Management and is a 2005 graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School.

330-203-6771
swyatt@cantoncharge.com

Joanna Radov
Community Relations Manager
Before joining the Charge, Joanna worked as an Athletic Communications Assistant for her alma mater, Franklin and Marshall College, where she studied Anthropology and Sociology. Joanna also attended the University of Edinburgh, where she has a MScR in Social Anthropology.

216-403-8318
jradov@cantoncharge.com

Colleen Brown
Digital Content Assistant
Colleen is a recent graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism and minored in Creative Writing. While at school, she specialized in sports video for three broadcast shows. Colleen grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina and is a die-hard Carolina basketball and Hurricanes hockey fan.

216-904-9504
cbrown@cantoncharge.com

Sam Armstrong
Manager, Marketing
Sam joined the Charge team in 2018 after working as the Marketing Manager for Wright State Athletics. He hails from the small town of Danville,OH (which had one stoplight before it was taken away by ODOT). Sam graduated from Kent State in 2015 with a degree in Sports Administration and a minor in Business.

216-314-6262
sarmstrong@cantoncharge.com

Ashley Light
Game Operations Assistant
Ashley spent the 2018-19 season as part of the Canton Charge Promo Team and joined the Charge full-time in 2019. She graduated from Kent State University in 2019 with a degree in Marketing. Ashley is a Canton native and a Hoover High School alumna.

330-489-5904
alight@cantoncharge.com

Jan Burke
Director, Ticket Sales and Service
Jan spent four years as the Director of Operations for the Mississippi Braves before joining the Charge in 2018. She graduated from Mississippi College in 2005 with a B.A. in Spanish and Education. Jan taught high school for nine years before her switch to sports.

330-489-5932
jburke@cantoncharge.com

Fred Baldwin
Manager, Ticket Sales and Service
After a brief career as a high school teacher, Fred found his calling in sports. He worked with the Lakewood Blueclaws, the single A affiliate of the Phillies, before joining the Charge as an Account Executive. He’s since been promoted to the Manager of Ticket Sales and Service. Fred graduated from the University of Mount Union in 2012 with a Bachelor degree in History.

330-489-5951
fbaldwin@cantoncharge.com

Jordan Hayden
Account Executive, Ticket Sales and Service
Jordan graduated from Indiana State University with a degree in Sport and Recreation in 2016. Since then, he’s gained experience working for the Charleston RiverDogs, Columbia Fireflies and Akron RubberDucks. He joined the Charge team in 2018.

330-489-5952
jhayden@cantoncharge.com

Paul Ketterer
Account Executive, Ticket Sales and Service
Paul is a 2018 graduate of Bowling Green State University, where he studied Sports Management. Before joining the Charge, he worked as an Inside Sales Representative for the Carolina Hurricanes. Paul is from Avon Lake, OH and grew up going to Cavaliers games with his family.

330-489-5956
pketterer@cantoncharge.com

Austin Stephens
Account Executive, Ticket Sales and Service
Austin is a 2018 graduate from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, where he studied Broadcast Communications and Marketing, and worked all four years in the athletic department. Before coming to Canton, Austin worked as a Ticket Sales Representative for the Akron RubberDucks. His hometown is Olean, New York.

330-489-5988
astephens@cantoncharge.com

Eric Zeno
Account Executive, Ticket Sales and Service
Eric attended Ohio University where he graduated in 2018 with B.S. in Sports Sciences and a minor in Business. Before joining the Charge, he worked for the Cleveland Indians in the Fan Services Department. Eric was born and raised in Akron, OH, and went to the same high school as Larry Nance Jr., and used to play open gym with him.

330-489-5930
ezeno@cantoncharge.com

Keith Dea
Manager, Ticket Operations
Keith worked for a number of organizations (including the San Antonio Scorpions, DC United and Kent State) before joining the Charge as the Manager of Ticket Operations. He has a B.S. in Sports Management from Ohio University and a M.A. in Sports and Recreation Management from Kent State. Keith is a Northeast Ohio native and has attended over 250 Cavaliers, Indians and Browns games.

330-489-5949
kdea@cantoncharge.com

Rocco Maragas
Director, Marketing Partnerships & Business Operations
Rocco is a Canton native and joined the Charge in 2014. He has been involved in sports his entire life. Rocco was a quarterback for the University of Kentucky and remains a die-hard a Wildcats fan. He graduated in 2007 with a degree in Communications and Marketing.

330-489-5928
rmaragas@cantoncharge.com

Feel free to reach out!