Facility Contacts

To Book DeVos Performance Hall contact:

Chris Machuta
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Assistant General Manager
616-742-6600
cmachuta@smggr.com
 
  
Senior Management 
Richard MacKeigan
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Regional General Manager
 
Chris Machuta
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Assistant General Manager
616-742-6600
cmachuta@smggr.com
Hilarie Szarowicz, CTA
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Director of Marketing
616-742-6397
hszarowicz@smggr.com
Kathy Bart, CMP
DeVos Place
Director of Sales
616-742-6500
Todd Johnson, CMP
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Director of Event Operations & Security
616-742-6508
tjohnson@smggr.com
Eddie T.L. Tadlock
DeVos Place
Assistant General Manager
616-742-6500
etadlock@smggr.com
Rod Weeber
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Director of Facilities

 Customer Care

Send an email to webmaster@smggr.com for any concerns before or after an event.

If you are at an event at DeVos Performance Hall and have any questions, please speak to the nearest usher or security guard.

For lost and found items, please e-mail devosplace@dksecurity.com.

 

Operations Department

Hank Elzinga
DeVos Place
Operations Manager

Event Services

Todd Johnson, CMP
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Director of Event Operations & Security
616-742-6508
tjohnson@smggr.com
Andy Kursch
DeVos Performance Hall
Stage Manager
akursch@smggr.com

Alissa Britigan
DeVos Place & DeVos Performance Hall
Show Manager
abritigan@smggr.com

 

Finance Department

Chris Machuta
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Assistant General Manager
Tom Johnson
DeVos Place
Accounting Manager
Katie Oquist
DeVos Place
Payroll / Accounting / Electric Service
Paul Jaissle
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Accounts Payable & Receivable
Jordan Horton
Staff Accountant
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena 
 

Marketing Department

Hilarie Szarowicz, CTA
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Director of Marketing
616-742-6397
hszarowicz@smggr.com

Alison Goodyke
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Marketing Manager
616-742-6198
agoodyke@smggr,com

Mike Klompstra
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Digital Marketing Coordinator
616-742-6191
mklompstra@smggr.com
Krys Uzarski
Van Andel Arena
Receptionist
Rebecca Chesnut, CMP, CTA
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Promotions and Special Events Manager
Phone: 616-742-6203
Fax: 616-742-6479
 

Box Office

Marcus Scott
Van Andel Arena & DeVos Place
Box Office Manager
Lyndsey Horvath
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Assistant Box Office Manager
Jackie Morse
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Assistant Box Office Manager
Marc Teisman
Van Andel Arena &
DeVos Performance Hall
Suites & Premium Seating Manager
Fax: 616-742-6454

Josh Zeigler
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Ticketing Coordinator

Kjh-Lajhni Sanford 
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Box Office Assistant

Human Resources

Kathy Yasick
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Human Resources
hrgrandrapids@smggr.com

Administration

Joan Pratt
DeVos Place
Receptionist & Administrative Assistant
Shannon Johnson
DeVos Place & Van Andel Arena
Maintenance Administrative Assistant

CAA

Sue Waddell
CAA Administrative Manager