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Senior Bowl Staff


PHIL SAVAGE

Executive Director

Phil Savage joined the Senior Bowl as its Executive Director in May of 2012 after working in the NFL as a coach, scout and executive for 20 years. As the Director of College Scouting and later as the Director of Player Personnel with the Baltimore Ravens, Savage helped assemble a roster that included 12 Pro Bowlers - and won Super Bowl XXXV. In his four years as General Manager of the Cleveland Browns he drafted or acquired five Pro Bowlers, including OT Joe Thomas and KR Josh Cribbs. He is a graduate of the University of the South - Sewanee and earned his Masters at the University of Alabama.


CHRIS MORGAN

Director of Game Operations and Corporate Sponsorships

chris@seniorbowl.com | O: 251.445.6006 | C: 251.591.4193

Chris Morgan has been at the Senior Bowl since 1998, handling all marketing/advertising, corporate sponsorship and event management duties related to the game, as well as events staged throughout the year. A graduate of Louisiana State University, he handles game week football operations for both NFL coaching staffs and also assists in the scouting of players by traveling to games throughout the season.


ROB LEHOCKY

Director of Public Relations and Digital Media

rob@seniorbowl.com | O: 251.445.6260 | C: 251.648.0638

Rob Lehocky joined the Senior Bowl in December of 2012 after working 15 years as a television Sports Anchor. During his broadcasting career, he won more than 50 awards, including a National Edward R. Murrow Award, two Emmys and four Regional Murrow Awards. The Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo graduate has also been a freelance Cinematographer for NFL Films since 2007.


SONYA WAKEFIELD

Director of Ticket Sales and Business Management

sonya@seniorbowl.com | O: 251.445.6009

Sonya Wakefield joined the Senior Bowl staff in October 2003. She is responsible for Ticket Operations, Game Week registration, the Charity Run School Program and Program Sales. Sonya earned a Bachelor's degree in General Business Management from Auburn University and has lived in the Mobile area since 1996.


LAUREN TAYLOR

Director of Hospitality Events and Community Outreach Programs

lauren@seniorbowl.com | O: 251.445.6007 | C: 251.610.0503

After working as an intern at the Senior Bowl, Lauren Taylor joined the staff full time in 2011. She coordinates all hospitality and community-related events as well as player travel and other logistics for game week. In addition, the Auburn University graduate handles all correspondence with Senior Bowl Committee members and various business duties.