Sport Management
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Richard Rogers

Adjunct Professor

Mr. Rogers is the Manager of Operations for USTA NorCal. He has spent over 25 years in the sports and business world in a variety of roles. Having started his career at Arthur Andersen & Co in their Small Business Audit and Consulting practice he moved into the world of professional sports with the NBA's Golden State Warriors. While at the Warriors he held the roles of Controller, V.P. of Finance and Sr. V.P. of Marketing and Broadcasting. After leaving the Warriors he became President of the expansion I.H.L. franchise San Francisco Spider hockey team and helped launch its inaugural season. He has also held the position of President/Chief Marketing Director of Oakland Football Marketing Association and Sports Sales Director at the local Fox affiliate, KTVU. His most recent role was as VP/GM of the San Francisco and Monterey markets for Comcast Spotlight, heading up all sales and operations of the spot commercial sales arm of Comcast Cable.

Education

B.A. Psychology California State Hayward