Staff

The success of Fort Wayne FC would not be possible without its dedicated staff members. The volunteer staff bring their excellent talent and experience. The volunteer staff have access to all home games, free parking, invitations to special events, and a lot of fun. We now welcome new staff members to our team.

 

Corporate staff


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Greg Mauch

General Manager

Greg Mauch brings over 40 years coaching experience to Fort Wayne FC. Greg is a member of the Indiana Soccer Hall of Fame and the Indiana Soccer Coaches Association Hall of Fame. He won seven Indiana High School Soccer State Championships.

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Mark Zumbraegel

Director of Finance & Corporate Secretary

Mark Zumbraegel has over 28 years of experience in the corporate/banking treasury and treasury software industries in the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand.

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Director of Game Day Affairs

Manages home game activities and special events.

 
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Katie O'Muireagain

Director of Communications

Katie O'Muireagain has 15 years of marketing experience as a client and account strategist.

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Bobby Poursanidis

Special Assistant to the General Manager
& Director of Camps

Bobby Poursanidis is the Managing Director of Fort Wayne United FC. Bobby holds a USSF "A" licence and played professional soccer in the US and Greece.

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David Bennett

Director of Team Management

David Bennett has been involved in many different business ventures operations. He is Director of Competitive Sports at the Fort Wayne Sport Club.

 
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Laurie Perolio-Bullinger

Director of Corporate Sponsorships

Laurie Perolio-Bullinger has 20 years of strategic marketing experience In both consumer and industry segments. She has been involved in marketing soccer programs with Bishop Luers High School and the Fort Wayne Sport Club.

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Michael Beiswanger

Operations

Michael’s expertise compromises of operating numerous businesses. For Fort Wayne FC, Michael oversees various aspects of operations including certain game day activities.

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Eric Tippmann

Club Operations

Eric supports many Fort Wayne philanthropic organizations and counts many youth soccer initiatives amongst his causes. His passion for the beautiful game began with playing in the 1980s in Fort Wayne's early youth soccer leagues. After 7 years living in Cardiff, Wales and becoming a full-fledged Cardiff City FC supporter, he recently returned to Fort Wayne.

 

Coaching Staff


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Head Coach

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Assistant Coach

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Joe Carter

Equipment Manager

 

Sports Performance


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Head Athletic Trainer

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Physical Therapist

 
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Other Sports Staff

Marketing and Communications


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Anna Magner

Marketing Manager

Created and manages website content and design.

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Dr. Erik Magner

Owner’s Blog Writer

Erik writes a blog from the view of a co-owner of a semi-professional soccer team.

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Fan Photo Manager

Finds fan photos from social media to post on the Fan Photos section of the website.

 
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Print Manager

Manages hard copies of posters, stadium brochures, membership cards, and physical tickets.

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Other Supporting Communications Staff

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Website Blog Manager

Prepares and manages the website blog with latest news and information of club, team and activities.

 
 

front office staff


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Fort Wayne FC Members Liaison

Manages Supporter, Fanatic and VIP Package Members. Communicates Activities and Events for all Fort Wayne FC Members via email. Manages contacts to VIP guests to ensure total guest satisfaction.

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Ben Trevino

Referee Liaison

First contact for traveling referees for any inquiries.

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Fan Club Manager

Coordinates social activities for Fort Wayne FC’s Fan Club. Coordinates Fort Wayne FC drummers.

 
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Youth Fan Club Manager

Manages Youth Fan Club membership activities during home game and special events.

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Denis Benetti

International Fan Club Manager

Connects and communicates with international fan clubs and soccer teams.

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Player Housing Manager

 
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Jay Johns

Technology Adviser

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Other Supporting Front Office Staff

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Other Supporting Front Office Staff

 

Retail Sales


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Anna Magner

Merchandise Design Manager

Designs Fort Wayne FC gear, communicates and coordinates fan gear shipment from suppliers. Researches popular trends and soccer fan gear.

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Christy Pinkley

Merchandise Game Day Sales Manager

Manages merchandise sales at home games. Processes credit card sales payments with Square.

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Merchandise Retail Manager

Manages local retail opportunities. Negotiates with local retailers to carry Fort Wayne FC merchandise.

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Merchandise Online Shop Manager

Manages Online store and online orders. Coordinates with Inventory Manager on product availability. Creates merchandise product descriptions.

 

game day Staff


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Director of Game Day Affairs

Manages home game activities such as special event coordination.

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Kimberley & Martin Atarama

Game Day Festival Directors

Kimberley and Martin are heading the coordination of festival activities before and after home games.

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Roberto Splendore

Beer and Wine Tent Game Day Manager

Roberto Splendore manages all beer and wine tents for fans.

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VIP Liaison Game Day

Manages customer service to VIP guests to ensure total guest satisfaction. Checks on guests in VIP section during the game. Go-to person for all game day VIP inquiries

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Broadcast and Streaming Manager

Responsible for broadcasting and streaming of home games on Fort Wayne FC YouTube Channel.

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Concession Stand Manager

Manages concessions on home game days. Ensures that all food items are available for sale. Handles Square credit card payments and cash.

 
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Ticket and Will Call Manager

Manages home game day ticket sales and will call ticket requirements.

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Game Day Parking Manager

Collects parking tickets. Manages priority Parking for VIPs and all other parking requirements. Also coordinates parking for food trucks.

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Food Trucks Coordinator

Reviews food truck menus and invites food trucks home game events. Manages food trucks during home game days. Ensures that food truck menus are provides to VIPs in VIP seating.

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Youth Volunteer Coordinator

Manages all youth activities at home games. Guides youth players to activities such as National Anthem participating, ball retriever, and other services for VIPs.

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Caleb Saylor

Game Day Announcer/Moderator

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Ken Harkenrider

Stadium Master of Ceremonies (MC)

Conducts game and stadium announcements. Announces players names at beginning of the game, substitutions, halftime, sponsors, other announcements and more.

 
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Travis Eckert

Game Day Photographer

Travis is the founder of American Aerial Imaging. He provides all game day and fan photography.

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Kiko Arribasplata

Game Day Head Chef

Provides food creations to VIP guests during home games.

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Game Day Head of Security

Ensures the safety of all participates, players, referees, guests, vendors, suppliers, etc.

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Other Game Day Staff

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Other Game Day Staff

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Other Game Day Staff