Meet the Member Services Team

The Sporting KC Member Services Team is committed to building meaningful personal relationships that connect our Season Ticket Members to Sporting Kansas City and to provide a first-class experience for all our fans. As a Sporting KC Season Ticket Member, you will have a dedicated Member Services Team member available to you at all times to help navigate your Season Ticket Member benefits or answer any questions you may have regarding your tickets or experience. Please don’t hesitate to contact us today!

Zachary Mayermore_vert

Manager, Member Services

zmayer@sportingkc.com

913.387.3889

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Signed with Sporting: 2013
Hometown: Shamokin, Pennsylvania
College: Lock Haven University

Favorite SKC Memory: Being able to witness Sporting win the 2015 US Open Cup in my home state was pretty special, but winning the 2013 MLS Cup Championship in PK’s and watching Jimmy Nielsen spray paint the wall afterwards still tops my list!

Prior to Sporting: I spent one season working for the Cleveland Indians.

Favorite Part about Kansas CityI enjoy being outside, and Kansas City provides several venues for me to have a great time outdoors. From the Plaza, to Westport, to all the golf courses I’ve tried, there’s a lot going on. 

Favorite Movie or Series: Star Wars (Episode IV is my favorite)

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies, Flyers, 76ers, and Penn State!

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I once steered the USS Abraham Lincoln Aircraft Carrier through part of the Pacific Ocean!

Devan Dignanmore_vert

Premium Member Services Executive

ddignan@sportingkc.com

913.387.3427

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Signed with Sporting:  2012      
Hometown: Grant City, MO
College: University of Central Missouri (Undergraduate) & University of Central Florida (Graduate)

Favorite SKC Memory: Standing in the Cauldron during Claudio Bieler’s overtime goal against the New England Revolution in the 2013 Conference Semifinals and the call that came with it, “It’s pouring goals in the City of Fountains!” 

Prior to Sporting: I spent two years as an Account Executive and the Director of In-Game Entertainment for the Springfield Armor (the former NBA D-League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets).

Favorite Part about Kansas City: For me, Kansas City is home.  There’s no better way to really describe it so it is impossible for me to choose just one favorite thing.  The BBQ, the fountains, the art, the die-hard sports fans, spanning Stateline, the wealth of history, and so many other things all go into the awesome and unique culture that makes this my favorite city.

Favorite Movie or Series: The Shawshank Redemption (Movie) & House of Cards (Series)

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: Minnesota Vikings (NFL), Kansas City Royals & Minnesota Twins (MLB), Orlando Magic (NBA), St. Louis Blues (NHL), and of course the Central Missouri Mules & UCF Knights (NCAA)

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I absolutely love to travel.  I’ve been to 43 U.S. States and over 20 different countries.

Wilson Templemore_vert

Senior Member Services Executive

wtemple@sportingkc.com

913.387.3414

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Signed with Sporting: 2015 Hometown: Cincinnati, OH         College: University of Dayton

Prior to Sporting: I worked as an Account Executive with IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions at their UNLV property and before that spent time with the New York Mets and the Cincinnati Reds.

Favorite SKC Memory: Winning the U.S. Open Cup in Philadelphia on penalty kicks and celebrating with all the traveling fans!

Favorite Thing About The Soccer Capital of America (i.e., Kansas City):  Checking out every delicious BBQ place KC has to offer!

Favorite Supporters’ Chant: “SHOTS!”

You Haven’t Experienced Children’s Mercy Park Until You… Celebrate a Sporting goal and see the blue smoke and confetti going off!

Tara Cunninghammore_vert

Senior Member Services Executive

tcunningham@sportingkc.com

816-949-1269

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Signed with Sporting: 2015
Hometown: Derby, Kansas
College: University of Kansas

Favorite SKC Memory: Being in Philly when we defeated Philadelphia in the US Open Cup in 2015! It was the first away game I got to experience and being with my closest friends from the front office made it very special!

Prior to Sporting: Before joining the Member Services team, I spent 2 years in the Williams Education Fund with Kansas Athletics as a Graduate Assistant.

Favorite Part about Kansas CityI love all of the different districts throughout the city. There is something for everyone, and I enjoy exploring these areas and discovering new and exciting places!

Favorite Movie or Series: Game of Thrones…or Parks & Rec…or The Mindy Project…how do you choose just one!?

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: Kansas Jayhawks & the Royals

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I have been skydiving!

Jason Cannitomore_vert

Senior Member Services Executive

jcannito@sportingkc.com

913.387.3421

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Signed with Sporting: January 2016
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
College: Tusculum College

Favorite SKC Memory: Jordi Quintilla scoring the game-winning penalty kick (7-6) in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup last September in his first ever penalty kick attempt.

Prior to Sporting: I spent the year prior to Sporting KC in San Antonio, Texas, working for the, then, San Antonio Scorpions of the NASL as an Account Executive.

Favorite Part about Kansas City: I love the Culture. There is something for everyone in all of the districts from sports, to entertainment, to arts.

Favorite Movie or Series: Game of Thrones

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: Atlanta Braves, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets, UNC Tar Heels Basketball, and University of Tennessee Football

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I met Will Ferrell during the filming of Talladega Nights.

Sam Lanemore_vert

Senior Member Services Executive

slane@sportingkc.com

913.951.3536

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Signed with Sporting: 2016
Hometown: Tampa, FL
College: Florida State University

Favorite SKC Memory: Matt Besler’s game winning goal against Columbus in 2016 in stoppage time.

Prior to Sporting: Prior to joining the Sporting Kansas City family, I worked as an account representative with the Tampa Bay Lightning for the 2015-16 season and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a digital media specialist for the 2014 season. I held the same position with the Florida State University Office of University Communications and was a sports television anchor for WCTV, the CBS affiliate in Tallahassee, FL, for four and a half years after graduation.

Favorite Part about Kansas City: Confusing my friends back home when I tell them I live in Missouri.

Favorite Movie or Series: Friday Night Lights.

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: Any FSU team, Tampa Bay Rays, Buccaneers, and Lightning.

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I starred in a Super Bowl XLVII commercial.

Eric Wolfmore_vert

Member Services Executive

ewolf@sportingkc.com

913-387-3406

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Signed with Sporting: 2018
Hometown: Blue Ball, PA
College: Michigan State University

Favorite SKC Memory: My first time walking in Children’s Mercy Park. The fans were loud and the atmosphere was amazing!

Prior to Sporting: Before joining the Member Services team, I spent a year with the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils as a Sales Associate

Favorite Part about Kansas City: The food! I love trying all the BBQ places.

Favorite Movie or Series: Entourage

Favorite Teams Outside of Sporting: New York Football Giants, New York Yankees, Any Michigan State team, Philadelphia 76ers

Something Most People Don’t Know About Me: I traveled to Europe alone at 16.