Steve was the Chairman of the Flemington Car and Truck Country Family of Brands with showrooms and service centers in eight locations and 17 franchises. He was the Chairman Emeritus of the Somerset Health Care Foundation and served on the Board Of Directors of RWJBarnabas Health. Steve was a trustee on the board of New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance, a Co-Chair of the Chairman’s Council of The Actors Fund of America, and recently retired as a trustee of the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation. Steve and his wife Suzanne have two sons, Jonathan and Josh, and five grandsons.
Jonathan is Co-Owner of Flemington Car & Truck Country Family of Brands, as well as Clinton Honda. Additionally, he is involved in family real estate development and directed and produced award-winning documentaries along with his father. Jonathan resides in Mendham with his wife Kori and their two sons.
Josh is Co-Owner of Flemington Car & Truck Country Family of Brands, as well as Clinton Honda and Jaguar Land Rover Princeton. Additionally, he actively invests in family real estate development and is involved in – and sits on the boards of - various private companies and non-profit organizations. Josh Resides in Somerset County with his wife Rachel and their children.
Front Office Directory
Years with the Patriots: 1998-present (Entering 25th season)
Patrick has been with the Somerset Patriots since 1998. He began as the Director of Marketing and was promoted to Assistant General Manager in 2000. Patrick took over the position of General Manager during the 2002 season. Prior to joining the Patriots, he worked for the New Jersey Nets. Patrick was raised in Stroudsburg, PA, received his undergraduate degree at Penn State University, and earned his Masters of Education degree from East Stroudsburg University. He is responsible for the daily operation of the organization and oversees all baseball and business operations, sales, and administration.
Phone number: (908) 255-1417 Years with the Patriots: 2000 - present (Entering 23rd season)
Dave was born in Yokohama, Japan; however, grew up in Houston, TX. Upon receiving a degree in Sport Management from Texas A&M, he has worked for the Texas Rangers, Fox Sports and Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, before moving to New Jersey to work for the Patriots since the 2000 season. As Senior Vice President of Marketing, Dave is responsible for Advertising sales, and marketing the Patriots in the community. He has a wife named Susan and two sons named Sean and Justin. They live in Greenwich, NJ along with their three cats: Harvey, Pumpkin, and GiGi, and a Pug named Pudge. Dave is also an avid baseball card collector.
Phone number: (908) 255-1415 Years with the Patriots: 1999 - present (Entering 24th season)
Marc is a graduate of Cook College and the School of Communication of Rutgers University, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Communication. He is responsible for all communication for the Somerset Patriots, media and community relations, and the daily operation of the Press Box. Marc has been with the team since the 1999 season. In addition to his media responsibilities, Marc also sells marketing partnerships, group outings, and season tickets. He is a resident of South Bound Brook, NJ with his golden retriever Bauer.
Phone number: (908) 255-1412 Years with the Patriots: 2000-present (Entering 23rd season)
Bryan has been with the Patriots since January of 2000. Bryan was born and raised in Flemington, NJ. Bryan graduated college with an Associates Degree in Business Administration from Raritan Valley Community College and a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from The College of New Jersey. Bryan is responsible for ballpark operations, marketing and ticket sales. Bryan currently resides in Whitehouse with his wife Ann Marie and dog Hawkeye.
Phone number: (908) 255-1416 Years with the Patriots: 2003 - present (Entering 20th season)
Matt is in charge of the Ticketing Department with the Somerset Patriots including Group, Season, and Individual Tickets. He is responsible for booking all types of group outings at TD Bank Ballpark. Matt graduated from York College of Pennsylvania in 2003 with a degree in Sports Management and a Minor in Marketing. He began working for the Patriots during the 2003 season. Matt began his baseball career in 2002 when he interned for the New Jersey Cardinals. Matt lives in Hackettstown with his wife D.J., son Ryan and daughter Meghan.
Phone number: (908) 255-1414 Years with the Patriots: 2007 - present (Entering 16th season)
Robert graduated from Messiah College in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania with a degree in Sports & Exercise Science in 1998. He worked with New York Life Investment Management for three years. Robert graduated from East Stroudsburg University with a Masters Degree in Sport Management. He was an intern with the FOX Sports Media Relations Department in 2005. Robert currently lives in Easton, PA with wife Jenny-Lyn and their sons Drew and Kurtis. Robert’s responsibilities include running the Patriots Team Store, corporate partnerships, group sales, and Season Ticket sales.
Phone number: (908) 255-1408 Years with the Patriots: 2013 - present (Entering 10th season)
Nick graduated from Montclair State University in 2013 with a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Sports, Events, and Tourism Marketing. While still at school, he interned with the Newark Bears in their Ticket Office, during the summer of 2012. He then joined the Somerset Patriots in May of 2013 as a Stadium Operations and Merchandising Intern. Since then, he has been hired as a full time employee with the club in the Ticket Office as an, Account Executive, Ticket Sales Manager, and now Director of Tickets. His primary responsibilities include ticketing, box office operations, and overseeing the Season Ticket department. Additionally, he works as the team’s high school baseball program coordinator, and is responsible for the sales of season tickets, group outings, and marketing partnerships. Nick is from New Vernon, NJ.
Phone number: (908) 255-1411 Years with the Patriots: 2015 - present (Entering 8th season)
Schwartz is entering his eighth season with the Somerset Patriots and his sixth as the team’s lead radio broadcaster. His broadcasts can be heard on Fox Sports New Jersey and on MiLB.tv. He previously worked as the lead broadcaster for the Keene Swamp Bats (NECBL) in 2012 and the High-A Charlotte Stone Crabs (Florida State League) in 2013 before joining the Long Island Ducks as a broadcast assistant in 2014. In addition to his broadcast roles, the Quinnipiac University graduate also works as the team’s primary video producer, assists in all media relations and communications for the team and is responsible for the sales of marketing partnerships and ticket packages.
In May of 2019, a video of Schwartz catching a foul ball while simultaneously providing play-by-play commentary of the catch went viral. The video was featured on national TV programs including ESPN’s SportsCenter, along with ABC’s Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel. It received multiple millions of views online and was picked up by blogs, prominent websites, and local affiliates around the country. A t-shirt campaign followed featuring the phrase “Boy am I impressive” that generated thousands of dollars for local charities.
Phone number: (908) 255-1406 Years with the Patriots: 2017 - present (Entering 5th season)
Hal graduated from Loyola University Maryland in Baltimore, earning a Bachelor's degree in Marketing. He was an original member of the Lakewood BlueClaws front office, beginning as the Assistant Director of Ticket Sales and transitioning to the Director of Marketing and Promotions for his final 10 seasons. Hal is originally from Cranford and now resides in Manasquan.
Phone number: (908) 255-1409 Years with the Patriots: 2016 - present (Entering 7th season)
Zach graduated from Seton Hall University in 2016 with a B.S. in Business Administration with a dual concentration in Sports Management and Marketing. He joined the organization in 2009, working in the clubhouse through the 2015 seasons. Throughout the 2016 season, he served as a Ballpark Operations Intern, and was then hired as a full time staff member in October 2016. In October of 2019 he was promoted to Director of Operations. Zach’s responsibilities include managing the day-to-day operations and facilities maintenance around the ballpark, running the event staff and internship programs. His sales responsibilities include reserving corporate and group outings, season ticket packages, marketing partnerships, and birthday parties. He currently lives in East Brunswick, NJ.
Phone number: (908) 255-1421 Years with the Patriots: 2017-present (Entering 5th season)
Ken graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2009 with a degree in Communications. The West Milford native began his career in sports with the New Jersey Devils in 2014 in Sales and Service before transitioning to the Patriots in 2017. His main responsibilities include sponsorship and group sales, managing the Patriots' various Chamber relationships, and operating the large outdoor digital displays located near TD Bank Ballpark. Ken currently resides in Bloomsbury with his wife, Carolann, and their three kids: Leon, Natalie, and Isaac
Phone number: (908) 255-1410 Years with the Patriots: 2021 - present (Entering 2nd season)
Justin graduated from West Virginia University in May, 2021 with a Bachelors Degree in Sport Management and triple minor in Business Administration, Sport Communication, and Strategic Social Media. Justin spent the 2021 season with the Somerset Patriots as a Stadium Operations Intern, and was later hired full-time as an Account Executive in October of that year. Justin's responsibilities include booking group and corporate outings, season ticket plans, and sponsorship partnerships. He also leads the management of the MyRewards inventory, portal, and prize redemption process. He currently resides in Robbinsville, New Jersey.
Phone number: (908) 255-1405 Years with the Patriots: 2021 - present (Entering 1st season)
Mike graduated from Rutgers Business School in May 2021 with a bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management. Additionally, he was a student-athlete playing baseball for the university in the New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC). Mike was born and raised in Edison, New Jersey, working for his family business ever since he was 13. He started his career with the Somerset Patriots in 2021 part-time on the Event Staff and was later hired full-time as an Account Executive after the season. Mike’s responsibilities include booking group and corporate events, season ticket plans, sponsorship's and digital advertisements. He currently resides in Aberdeen, New Jersey.
Phone number: (908) 252-0700 Years with the Patriots: 1998 - present (Entering 24th season)
Michele is responsible for the organization of the office and the team at home and on the road. She coordinates the travel arrangements and establishes office policies. She has been with the team since 1998.
Phone number: (908) 255-1433 Years with the Patriots: 2005 - present (Entering 18th season)
Dan is responsible for maintaining the ballpark playing field and grounds throughout the year. He is a graduate of both the County College of Morris, where he studied Landscape Management & Design and Rutgers University, where he received a degree in Turfgrass Science.
Phone number: (908) 255-1401 Years with the Patriots: 2020 - present (Entering 3rd season)
Suzanne joined the Somerset Patriots as Controller in October 2019. Prior to joining the Patriots she worked for the USGA (United States Golf Association), most recently as Director of Financial Operations and Controller. She received her accounting degree from Montclair State and earned her CPA license in February 1995. Suzanne resides in Bridgewater with her husband and three children.
Phone number: (908) 255-1456 Years with the Patriots: 2000 - present (Entering 23rd season)
Stephanie attended Rutgers University and was an accountant for Penske. She has been with the Somerset Patriots since 2000. She handles all aspects of accounts receivable in the Accounting Department. Stephanie was born and raised in New Jersey and lives in Bridgewater with her husband Paul.
HomePlate Catering & Hospitality
Phone number: (908) 255-1428 Years with the Patriots: 1999 - present (Entering 24th season)
Mike is responsible for the food and beverage operation at TD Bank Ballpark and has worked with the Patriots since 1999. He is proud of missing only 6 home games during his 22-season tenure. Among other sports organizations he has worked include: Akron Aeros, Wilmington Blue Rocks, Arkansas Travelers, Philadelphia 76ers and NFL Films. Mike looks forward to working with the Yankees again, having worked at old Yankee Stadium during the playoffs and World Series for several years. He has worked many other sporting events including the Stanley Cup Playoffs, NBA Playoffs, March Madness, Belmont Stakes and several all star games. He is a graduate of Trenton State College with a degree in Business Administration. Mike roots for the Minnesota Twins, Green Bay Packers, Utah Jazz and Philadelphia Flyers. He lives in Piscataway with his wife Jade.
Phone number: (908) 252-3704 Years with the Patriots: 2013, 2017 - present (Entering 7th season)
Jimmy graduated from Marist College in 2012. In 2013, he completed his internship and has since worked in Lake Placid, New York and with the Long Island Ducks and has worked at many other arenas in the area. He is responsible for the concession areas at the ballpark. Jimmy is from Allentown, Jersey.
Phone number: (908) 255-1429 Years with the Patriots: 2019 - present (Entering 4th season)
Aly graduated from the University of Delaware in 2018 after completing her internship with HomePlate Catering. She is responsible for the concession areas at the ballpark, as well as the internship program and the on-boarding of new staff members. Aly joined HomePlate as an assistant manager in 2019 before being hired on as the Director of Operations for the 2020 season. She brings experience from both the restaurant and corporate food service industry. Aly is originally from Scotch Plains and now lives in Bridgewater.