After earning his BA in Philosophy from North Carolina State Bryan spent the years from 2005 - 2014 coaching college baseball at Oklahoma State University and the University of Utah. Bryan has now been with the Bees for 7 years and still loves opening the gates each game night and watching our patrons enjoy themselves on a warm summer night, knowing that our staff worked hard to put on a great show for our fans and that the Bees contribute to enriching lives.
Bryan spends his free time trying to keep five kiddos corralled and is of the opinion that you can’t beat an All-Star Dog topped off with cookie dough ice cream.
Bryan's Walk-Up Songs: Jimi Hendrix- Voodoo Child, Led Zeppelin- Rock and Roll, and something by Doja Cat or Bieber to make his daughters happy.
Kraig began working for the Bees in 2011 after graduating from Utah State University. He spent 2011 with the Bees as an intern then worked as a freelance writer for the Deseret News covering USU Athletics before returning in 2014. Kraig's favorite part of working here is being able to call the ballpark his office, and when he’s not here he’s hanging out with his wife and two daughters.
Kylee is entering her first season with the Salt Lake Bees and is excited to work with an amazing team and watch a whole lot of baseball. She is currently wrapping up her Bachelor's Degree at the University of Utah - Go Utes!
Kylee’s Walk-Up Song: Brutal - Olivia Rodrigo
After graduating with a Bachelor’s in Strategic Communications from SUU, Kyle went on to work for their athletic department for six years as the Director of Communications for their athletic department. This is Kyle’s first season working for the Bees and he’s enjoying being on the field and working with the players.
Kyle’s Walk-Up Song: Hot for Teacher - Van Halen
Marketing and Game Presentation
This is Carlos’s third season with the Bees and his first as Game Operations and Marketing Manager. Carlos has a bachelor's degree in Sports Management from the University of Utah and worked previously for their athletic department in marketing and game production.
Brayden is currently studying Graphic Design at Utah Valley University and this is his second season as a Graphic Designer for the Salt Lake Bees. As a former pitcher Brayden enjoys coming to work at the ballpark every day and cheering on the Bees. In his off time, Brayden loves movies and traveling with his wife.
Brayden’s Walk-Up Song: Immigrant Song - Led Zeppelin
This is Brecon’s second season working at the ballpark with the best view and the best fans. Brecon is currently attending Weber State and when he isn’t at Smith’s Ballpark he spends his time helping out with their athletic department.
Brecon's Walk-Up Song: YMCA - The Village People
Duane has been with the Salt Lake Bees for thirteen years and has loved watching the Bees play and being around all the fans that come to the ballpark. Duane graduated from the University of Arizona in 1989 and in his free time he enjoys crafting: working with Resin and Diamond Painting.
Duane’s Walk-Up Song: The Peanuts Theme Song
Koy is entering his ninth season with the Salt Lake Bees and is excited to continue helping customers and staff create memorable experiences at the ballpark! He began working for the Salt Lake Bees in 2014 as a Ticket Sales Account Executive and was promoted to Director of Ticket Sales and Service in 2020.
Koy graduated from the University of Utah in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science and still loves attending the Utes football games. In his off time, he enjoys watching movies, cheering on the Jazz, and traveling with his family.
Walk-Up Song: I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
Hometown: Houston, TX
Jordan graduated from Gonzaga with a Master’s in Sport and Athletic Administration and previously worked with the LA Clippers. In his spare time, Jordan enjoys basketball, bingeing the Office,, and playing with his three boys.
Walk-Up Song: Random - G-EazyB
Hometown: Portland, OR
Tanner has been with the Angels Organization for six years: starting with the Orem Owlz before coming to the Salt Lake Bees in 2018. His favorite part of working with the organization is helping companies and families come out to the ballpark to enjoy baseball.
Tanner is a BYU graduate who enjoys skiing, basketball, traveling, and playing with his two sons, Griffey and Ozzie.
Walk-Up Song: Praise God - Kanye West
Christian has over ten years of experience in the Sales and Customer Service Industry. This is his first year with the Salt Lake Bees and he’s excited to watch and talk baseball every day.
Walk-Up Song: Hammer- Point NorthB
Hometown: Lodi, CA
Tyler recently graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Communications and a minor in Marketing; this is his first season with the Salt Lake Bees. On his off days, Tyler likes to play basketball and watch movies.
Walk-Up Song: Pound Cake- DrakeR
Hometown: Miami, FL
Ryan is a Linfield University graduate and this is his second season at the Ballpark. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys skiing, skateboarding, camping, and hiking.
Ryan’s Walk-Up Song: Walk Thru - Rich Homie Quan
Hometown: Bend, OR
Going on five years with the organization, Sam has enjoyed her time with the Bees helping clients create lasting memories and working with some of the coolest people around. Sam has a Bachelor of Communication from the University of Utah and in her free time, she enjoys fitness, basketball, and traveling.
Walk-Up Song: Just So You Remember - Pusha T
Hometown: Taylorsville, UT
This is Ariell's first season on the Bees Ticketing Staff after previously working on the promotions team and she’s excited to be back at the ballpark! Before returning to the Bees Ariell worked with the Rose Park Baseball League doing marketing, sponsorships and designing. Ariell enjoys all things outdoors, especially with her two kids, Easton and Talia, her giant pup, and her fiance.
It don't mean a thing, if you ain't got that swing!
Walk-Up Song: Here Comes The Hotstepper
Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
This is Lizzy's first season with the Salt Lake Bees! Lizzy is a graduate of the University of Tennessee who has worked in special events and game presentation with the Cleveland Browns, corporate partnerships with Colorado State, and most recently in sports partnership marketing for UCHealth.