Faculty

 

Additional Faculty

Steve Rucks
Visiting Scholar
Senior Director of Accounting and Finance, United Center

Mark Pacchini
Visiting Scholar
Board of Directors, Minnesota Wild

Kevin Palmer
Director of Esports
Esports Arena
262-551-5965
kpalmer1@carthage.edu

 

Sports Management Advisory Council

The Sports Management Advisory Council provides leadership and guidance for Carthage undergraduate and graduate programs in sports management. Members attend regular meetings; make recommendations on aspects of the program and its curriculum; teach classes and/or make presentations; connect Carthage and our students to industry partners; provide experiential learning opportunities for students such as internships; promote Carthage’s programs within their networks; and provide financial assistance including scholarships. Members are:

  • Craig Leipold P’18; owner, Minnesota Wild (chair)
  • Daniel Diaz ’11; Director of World Cup, Olympic, & Cross-Platform Partnerships, NBCUniversal Media, LLC
  • Peter Feigin; President, Milwaukee Bucks and Fiserv Forum
  • Raven Jemison; Executive Vice President, Business Operations at Milwaukee Bucks and Fiserv Forum
  • Jason Langwell ’96; Executive Vice President, Intersport (Rocket Mortgage Classic)
  • Matt Majka; President, Minnesota Wild
  • Jim Oboikowitch ’02; Assistant Director, Clubhouse Relations & Influencer Marketing, Chicago Cubs
  • Mark Pacchini; Board of Directors, Minnesota Wild
  • Steve Rucks ’07; Senior Director of Accounting and Finance, United Center