Volunteer Opportunities


Discover Kalamazoo Sports Network

The purpose of the Kalamazoo Sports Event Network is to foster a group of sports event organizations, event planners and venue operators through educational, networking and social activities which will help enhance existing sports event tourism and position the community to host more future sports events


Discover Kalamazoo Sports Network Steering Committee

Annemarie Cheatham, The Dome Sports Center
Brian Colopy, Kalamazoo Growlers
Colin Cork, Western Michigan University
Kristen Crandle, Greater Kalamazoo Skating Association
Brittany Durant, Team Travel Service
Rebecca Hall, Kalamazoo College
Matt Kakabeeke, Kalamazoo Optimist Hockey Association
Emily Fink-Craig, USTA Boys’ 18 & 16 National Championships
Mike Garvey, Retired Athletic Director
Bill Johnson, Gull Lake View Golf Club & Resort
Kelsey Pearson, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kalamazoo
Dave Rachowicz, Kalamazoo County Parks & Expo Center
Chris Robey, Branch Gymnastics/Kids Sports USA
Amy Seth, WMU Student Recreation Center
Keanah Smith, Western Michigan University Athletics
LaTonya Turner, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety
Rob Underwood, Wings Event Center
Toni Will, Kalamazoo Wings
Brian Persky, Discover Kalamazoo


If you’d like to learn more about the Kalamazoo Sports Event Network, please contact Brian Persky.