GAME DAY OPERATIONS
GERO VON DEHN
Voice of the Mavericks
Gero is entering his first season as the Voice of the Mavericks for every HockeyTV broadcast. The Western Pennsylvania native brings a wealth of broadcasting experience to the team in a range of sports, including hockey, baseball, lacrosse, and boxing. Most recently, Gero spent over 15 years as the broadcast voice of the Men’s and Women’s hockey and lacrosse teams at Robert Morris University. During the summer months, Gero resides in Fairbanks, AK where he is the Voice of the Alaska Goldpanners baseball team. In addition to his broadcasting experience, Gero has also worked in other areas of sports media including stints as a reporter, feature writer, and stringer for Pittsburgh professional sports and Fightnews.com.
Public Address Announcer
Jack is the Voice of the Mavericks inside of OhioHealth Chiller North and is entering his second season as the team’s Public Address Announcer, where he works tirelessly to perfect the pronunciation of all visiting teams’ rosters. Jack’s ties to Columbus Junior Hockey go back to his days playing with the Columbus Stars and Columbus Jr. Blue Jackets of the Central States Hockey League, where he was teammates with members of Mavericks Ownership, Coaching and Front Office staff.
Away from the Mavericks, Jack is a Project Manager for Fairway Realty, and resides in Westerville, OH with his two children.
Game Day Operations Intern
Kat is entering her second season as the Mavericks’ Game Day Operations Intern. On any given game day, you will find Kat coordinating game day promotions, managing 50/50 raffle sales, or helping out with stats and scorekeeping. A current student at The Ohio State University, Kat grew up playing hockey in Columbus and is a member of the Ohio State Women’s Club team.
Kelly is entering his second season as the Mavericks’ Broadcast Intern. Kelly partner’s with the Maverick’s Play-by-Play Announcer, Matt, to ensure that our HockeyTV broadcasts are second-to-none. On any given game day, you will find Kelly operating the camera, troubleshooting broadcast issues, and arranging on-air interviews. Kelly grew up playing hockey in Columbus, including high school hockey with the Hilliard Hockey Club of the OSHL.
Kelly is a recent graduate of Capital University where he majored in Marketing.