Combining an intellectual and passionate approach to evaluation and selection of players. Always attempting to remain current in the ever-changing landscape of our game. Enthusiastic to challenge myself personally and professionally, while taking pride in my productivity, adaptability, professionalism, and punctuality.
Major League Scout, 09/2006
to Current Seattle Mariners Baseball Club – Seattle,
WA Professional Scout covering Low A to the Major Leagues, including Spring Training, Puerto Rico Winter League, and Japanese Major Leagues. Extensive reliance upon my experiences in baseball as well as emerging fields of analytical study.
East Coast Regional Supervisor, 08/1998
to 09/2006 Seattle Mariners Baseball Club – Seattle,
WA Cross-checker for the Eastern region of the United States. Responsible for 7 area scouts, coordinating coverage and expenses. Actively involved in all personnel moves.
Area Supervisor Scout, 09/1995
to 08/1998 Seattle Mariners Baseball Club – Seattle,
WA Responsible for amateur coverage of Central and Northern Florida. Covered the Florida State League each summer.
Area Scout, Videographer, 11/1992
to 09/1995 Major League Scouting Bureau – Lake Forest,
CA Video Cameraman for the 1993 and 1994 draft seasons. MLSB Area Scout for the 1995 season.
Assistant Baseball Coach, 07/1989
to 11/1992 Ball State University – Muncie,
IN Recruiting coordinator, 3rd Base Coach, Infield and Baserunning instructor.
High School Teacher and Coach, 08/1984
to 07/1989 Oak Hills High School – Cincinnati,
OH Business Education Teacher. Classes taught included Business Law, Marketing, Accounting, various keyboard skills.
Master of Arts: Health and Physical Education,
1984 Miami University - Oxford,
Bachelor of Science: Education, Business Management,
1982 Miami University - Oxford,