Jeff spent two seasons with the Chicago Fire Soccer Club as Ticket Sales Manager. During his time with the Chicago Fire, he helped oversee the day-to-day operations of the sales staff. The 2010 season ended with a #2 overall rank in MLS for group sales. The following season, the Chicago Fire Soccer Club sold a record of 3,000 new season tickets for 2011.
Before joining the soccer world, Jeff was the Group Sales Manager with the Jacksonville Jaguars (NFL) and the Assistant General Manager of Business with the Mississippi Surge (SPHL). He got his first experience in sports working with the Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA). During his five years with the Timberwolves, he worked his way from an Inside Sales Representative to a Senior Ticket Sales Executive while setting many sales records along the way.
Jeff is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Jeff's wife, Samantha, is an elementary school teacher. Their daughter, Emma, was born September 11, 2014. The Berryhills are an active family who enjoy attending sporting events, spending time with their dogs, and traveling to visit family and friends around the United States.
Before joining the Crew Front Office, Melanie was a member of Major Molly's Army, the promotional team for the Philadelphia Union. Her love for working with an MLS team led her to apply to be a member of the inaugural class of the MLS National Sales Center in Blaine, Minnesota, where her elevator pitch from her application was later used as the example on Teamwork Online and generated over 50,000 views. She was a member of the 10-person Session I, which helped lay the foundation and launch the success of the NSC.
Melanie is a graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, and serves as the Vice President of the Scripps Alumni Board. She also serves locally on the Board of Aurora Charter School in Minneapolis. She spends her free time instructing group fitness classes at The Shed Fitness Studio in Minneapolis, hiking with her dogs and exploring Minnesota.
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