Our Team

Kevin Cummings, Executive Director

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 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 biannual 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.

Erika Sheinhait, Communications Coordinator

 Erika returns to Bay State Games as the Communications   Coordinator after spending two summers as a public relations and   operations intern. She completed her degree in sport management   in December 2017 from Western New England University and finished her MBA in June 2019. While at WNE, she worked in  the Office of Athletic Communications where she helped produce   content for the athletics website and social media pages and served   as a statistician at home athletic events. She was also a four-year   member and two-time captain of the varsity women’s swimming   team at WNE. In the summer of 2016, Erika studied abroad at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. There, she had the opportunity to attend several Olympic events and study The Olympic Partner (TOP) sponsorship program. Erika also currently serves as an age group coach on a local club swim team.

Alanis Tirabassi, Sports Coordinator

 Alanis returns to Bay State Games after serving as an Operations   Intern for the 2018 Winter and Summer Games. She is a graduate   of Salem State University, where she received her Bachelor’s in   Sport Management with a minor in Marketing. Alanis also spends   time working for Kraft Sports and Entertainment and has   volunteered for the Boston Marathon in recent years. One of her   career highlights is working at the 2017 USGA Men’s Senior Open.   A fun fact about Alanis is that she has been skydiving.



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