Kevin has been involved with the Massachusetts Amateur Sports Foundation and the Bay State Games since 1984. Kevin started with the organization as a Sport Coordinator and was promoted to Executive Director in 1999.
Kevin has served as the President of the National Congress of State Games from 2005 – 2007. He has served on the National Congress of State Games Board of Directors for over 12 years and is currently chair of the State Games of America Committee which is responsible for the evaluation and selection of locations for the Bi-Annual State Games National Championship. He is also the representative for the National Congress of State Games at the United States Olympic Committee's Multi-Sport Organizational Council.
Kevin is a 1983 graduate of Boston College where he served as the manager of the Men’s Basketball team. Kevin has served as a member of the Boston Marathon Organizing Committee as Coordinator of Volunteer Finish Security since 1997. He is a member of the Falmouth Road Race Organizing Committee and also works as a consultant for Dave McGillivary Sports Enterprises assisting with the operation of many mass participatory events including the Beach to Beacon Road Race, the Jimmy Fund Walk and the Feaster Five Road Race. Kevin has worked two Olympic Games including the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta and the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City. Kevin has also served as a statistician for the Boston College football and basketball teams, as well as the New England Patriots since the mid 1980's.
Kevin resides in Medford with his wife Jeanne. He has a son Matthew who is a recent graduate of Springfield College and his daughter Erin is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Nebraska
Pete has been involved with the Massachusetts Amateur Sports Foundation and the Bay State Games in various capacities including: a multi-sport participant, coach, and administrator. He also serves as a commissioner on the Western Massachussetts Sports Commission. His background in these positions involves him with many sport organizations, tournaments, and venues throughout the United States.
He has been a guest speaker to sport groups, colleges and appeared on ESPN and CBS Sports Radio on various topics, including a parent's role in athletics; as well as being a NCAA field hockey official.
Pete, a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, serves as a consultant specializing in management for sport events, governing boards, leagues, clubs, camps, merchandising, event photography and video services. Some of his clients include: the International Volleyball Hall of Fame, Nike Vogelsinger Soccer, Seekers Field Hockey Club, Amaral Soccer Academy, AAU Basketball Clubs, YMCAs, Holyoke Community College, Lasell College, and Woodstock Academy of Connecticut.
Erika Sheinhait, Operations/Sports Information Intern
Erika is a second-year intern at Bay State Games and is a recent graduate of Western New England University with a degree in Sport management. She was a four-year member of the WNE swim team and has been swimming since she was five years old. Erika has experience working in the Sports Information Department on campus and coaching at the park and recreation and club level. Erika is currently pursuing her MBA at WNE. In her free time, Erika loves to watch baseball, swim, and hang out with friends.
Kushal Agarwal, Winter Intern
Kushal is a Sport management graduate student at Springfield College. After finishing his internship at Bay State Games, he wants to start a non-profit in his hometown in India to promote sports and organize events. He has worked in varied areas (IT consultancy, Marketing, Business Development, Event Management) during his career lifespan. During his free time, he likes to play badminton and read entrepreneurial books.
Kiara Killelea, PR Intern
Kiara is a freshman at the University of Massachusetts Amherst double majoring in Sport management and marketing at the Isenberg School of Management. She was the captain of her high school volleyball team and also a member of the Beantown Volleyball Club in the offseason. Kiara has experience coaching both volleyball and basketball. On campus, she is involved with Women in Sport Management as the secretary, as well as Association of Diversity in Sport.
Alanis Tirabassi, Operation Intern
Alanis has been with the Bay State Games since October. She is a Senior at Salem State University majoring in Sport Management with a minor in marketing. She currently works at the Salem Country club and game days for the Patriots for the Kraft Group.She has a previous experience of working for the USGA Senior Open.She has participated in gymnastics, field hockey, and track & field during high school and college.
Abigail Weaver, Operation Intern
Abbie is a rising junior Sport Management major at Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst. She manages the UMass Women's Basketball Team and is a member of several sports clubs at UMass. In high school, Abbie was a varsity athlete and captain for her soccer, basketball and softball teams. In her free time, she enjoys watching and playing a variety of sports and hanging out with family and friends. Abbie is excited to start her career in the sports industry and hopes to show others the impact sports can have on their lives.
Marc Tebetts, Operation Intern
Marc will graduate from UMass Amherst in May 2018 with a degree in Sport management. He previously worked as in intern at Boston Ski and Sports Club as a Sport coordinator. He also was in the operations department for the largest grassroots soccer tournament in Western Mass, Supercuts Soccerfest. Marc enjoys watching and playing most sports in his free time. In High School, he rowed in the Spring and Fall for 4 years.
Erin Laskey, Operation Intern
Erin is a senior at the University of New Hampshire studying event management with an emphasis in sports studies. She has past experience working with UNH Athletics, the Vermont Lake Monsters baseball team, the Portland Sea Dogs baseball team, and with Special Olympics Maine. Growing up, Erin played soccer, lacrosse, and twirled baton. Erin’s other hobbies include going to the beach, hiking, and traveling. Last spring she studied abroad in London and was able to travel to 10 different cities in Europe. After graduation, Erin plans to pursue a career in event management in the sports industry.