Tacoma Defiance | Cheney Stadium
2502 S. Tyler St. | Tacoma, WA 98405 | Phone: (253) 752-7707 | Fax: (253)-752-7135
Aaron took over as President of the Tacoma Rainiers in 2007. He led the $30 million renovation of Cheney Stadium, in addition to securing a long term lease that keeps professional baseball in Tacoma.
Prior to arriving in Tacoma, Aaron was instrumental in growing Mandalay Baseball Properties into one of the premier sports ownership entities in the country, leading sales and marketing efforts for Mandalay’s flagship franchises in Frisco, TX, Dayton, OH, and Las Vegas, NV.
His experience outside of baseball includes leading the Windows consumer marketing division for Microsoft’s OEM Marketing Team, where he drove partnerships with top PC manufacturers to launch Windows ad campaigns and marketing partnerships, worldwide.
Shane is a graduate of Gonzaga University with a degree in Sports Management. Upon graduation Shane began his career with the Rainiers and is currently Director of Ticket Sales.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Ali, new son Cash, two dogs- Rocky and Rambo, and his family and friends. In his free time, he enjoys camping, boating, and being an avid Seattle Seahawks fan.
Ticket Sales and Services
Tim O’Hollaren | Senior Director of Ticket Sales | Email
Ben Nelson | Director of Business Development | Email
David Gravenkemper | Director of Ticket Operations | Email
Necia Borba | Box Office Manager | Email
Hannah Hall | Premium Experience and Events Manager | Email
Maggie Baumgarten | Corporate Sales Manager | Email
Hank Foster | Corporate Sales Manager | Email
Group Sales and Services
Caitlin Calnan | Director of Group Sales and Event Marketing | Email
Maddie Miller | Youth Soccer Manager | Email
Kevin Le | Group Event Coordinator | Email
Marketing and Communications
Megan Mead | Vice President of Marketing | Email
Casey Catherwood | Creative Director | Email
AJ Garcia | Director of Media Relations and Content Development | Email
Delaney Saul | Graphic Designer | Email
Anthony Phinney | Technical Coordinator | Email
Fernanda Irish | Marketing and Community Outreach Coordinator | Email
Yvette Yzaguirre | Director of Partner Services | Email
Stadium and Team Operations
Ashley Schutt | Director of Merchandise | Email
Kyle McGilvray | Team Store Manager | Email
Isaiah Dowdell | Stadium Operations Manager | Email
Michael Huie | Head Groundskeeper | Email
Brian Coombe | Chief Financial Officer | Email
Jack Kelly | Director of Finance and Operations | Email
Allie Brown | Front Desk Coordinator/Reception | Email