Meet the Leadership Team

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Steve Griffin

CEO & President 

Corporate Team 

Steve is a Providence College graduate with decades of youth sports industry experience across traditional & digital properties. This KPMG alum has deep private equity and operating experience and has been an active investor in the sports & media industries. Steve also sits on numerous boards and is an active speaker at industry conferences.

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Kelsea Hale

Controller 

Corporate Team 

Kelsea is a 2006 graduate of The Jack Welch School of Business at Sacred Heart University where she obtained a Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting. For 11 years she worked in the public accounting industry at Nathan Wechsler & Company before leaving to follow her passion for sports and accounting. Recently promoted to Controller, Kelsea is vital to the financial operations of the company.

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Ryan Montecalvo

Director of Operations

LGS Apparel Team

Ryan has been working in the apparel industry for over 10 years, including time managing sales, production and operations in the team sales industry. He was born in raised in Ipswich, MA but now lives in Dover, NH with his wife and two boys. When he’s not at work Ryan enjoys coaching his sons in hockey and baseball.

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Erika Conklin

Director of Brand Relations

Corporate Team 

Erika brings strategic operational experience to LEGACY Global Sports. In her fast-paced role she touches every department & team, assuring that cross-team collaboration & communication is in order. Passionate about personal development, growth, and the extraordinary power of great communication, her work is vital to the culture of LEGACY’s business.

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Stephen Joyce

M&A Integration Project Manager

Corporate Team

Steve graduated from Endicott College with a degree in Sports Management in '15 and then went on to complete his MBA in '16 from his alma mater. He started with LGS as a Special Project Intern, working exclusively on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Sports Village project. Steve enjoys working in a team-oriented environment and is passionate about his development as a sports business professional under the Legacy Executive Team.

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Josh Akright

Vice President

 PSE Housing Team

Josh Akright is Vice President of PSE Event Housing. Prior to joining PSE, Josh founded and successfully built T3 Travel into an industry leader. In 2015, T3 was acquired by PSE. Josh has 10 years of experience in housing and event management. His commitment to business development and procurement brings a unique combination of leadership to the organization. Josh enjoys spending free-time with his wife Margaux and their two sons Bryce and Brecken.

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Lori Brown

Director

LGS Lacrosse Team

Lori is the Founder and Director of T3 Lacrosse (2005 to present) with a proven track record of strong positive leadership utilizing a team focused approach. Lori oversees all aspects of LGS Girls Lacrosse business strategy, growth and development. She is a former DI player University of Richmond field hockey and lacrosse, former US National team member. Lori enjoys traveling to warm destinations with family, golfing and Bernese Mountain Dogs!

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Joe Bradley

CEO 

Global Premier Soccer Team

Joe grew up in Derry, Northern Ireland and came to the U.S. in 1990 when he received a scholarship to play soccer at Harvard. He founded GPS (originally MPS) with his brother Peter in 2001 and has served as the organization’s CEO for 17 years.

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Peter Bradley

Director of Coaching 

Global Premier Soccer Team

Originally from Derry, N. Ireland, Peter moved to the US in 1997. He has a Masters degree in education and taught French in England from 1992-1997. Since his arrival in the US, he has been on the Board of US Club Soccer, served on the Executive Committees for the USL's W-League and Super Y-League, and has won 3 National Titles with the Boston Renegades in 2001, 2002 and 2004.

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Sasha Ristic

Growth Director

LGS Hockey Team

Sasha left the automobile business after 16 years to chase his true passion. Now he runs many of the nation’s premier youth hockey events for LGS. Sasha wants to be known as somebody who always does the right thing and taking great care of his customers is what drives him every day. He is a hockey dad of 3 boys (2 are done and 1 left).

 

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Travis Howe

Global Hockey Director

LGS Hockey Team

Travis is a Co-Founder of LEGACY Global Sports and the current Director of Global Hockey. He’s impacted the lives and careers of countless young hockey players through his passionate work in building the Selects Hockey program. He currently resides in Rochester Hills, MI with his wife Kristine and daughters, Ainsley & Emersyn Gordee.

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Greg Ducluzeau

Senior Tours Manager

LGS Tours Team 

Greg is a graduate of Norwich University, where he played college hockey and studied accounting and business management. Greg is responsible for making sure all LGS tours operate at the highest level and offer a world-class experience to customers across all sports. When he’s not planning events all over the globe, Greg enjoys playing golf and watching hockey.

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Jonathan Chastney

Director of Media

First Scout Productions Team

An entrepreneur, Jon Chastney co-founded First Scout Productions with his twin brother Ben and is the current director of media services at Legacy Global Sports. Jon specializes in sales strategy, creative problem solving and operational processes, and is responsible for overseeing the growth and development of the media division. He also loves pick-up soccer and enjoying the outdoors near his hometown of Kittery, Maine.

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Ben Chastney

Director of Operations 

First Scout Productions Team

Ben is an athlete at heart, entrepreneur, and production professional by trade. He’s a former film student at the NYU Tisch School of the Arts and co-founder of First Scout Productions, est. 2009. He's an identical twin who received all the brains, but don't tell that to the "Director" of his division.

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Clint Fetty

General Manager

Pro-Football Hall of Fame Team 

Clint is currently based in Canton, OH at the new Johnson Controls Hall of Fame Village and leads the development and management of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Sports Complex. Before joining LEGACY Global Sports, Clint was a High School Athletic Director for 10 years, and prior to that gained tremendous leadership and sales experience while working in professional sports with the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets and MLS’s Columbus Crew.

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Rich McGuinness

Director of Football

Pro-Football Hall of Fame Team 

Rich is a former college wide receiver, prosecutor, and travel coach to his two daughters. He considers himself 1/3 Irish, 1/3 Filipino, and 1/3 pure football. Rich created the US Army Bowl on NBC, built Football University to train 8,000 athletes per year, and joined LEGACY Global Sports to re-imagine and rebuild football 1 kid, 1 coach, 1 team and 1 town at a time.

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