Brady Ballard

General Manager

A native of Illinois, Ballard has more than 11 years of experience in professional baseball. Ballard previously served as Vice President of Historic Dodgertown in Vero Beach from 2013 - 2015. He held multiple positions with the Florida State League Daytona Cubs from 2006 - 2013, including four seasons as General Manager.

As General Manager of FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, Ballard oversees all business operations.


Chris Easom


Originally from nearby Fort Pierce, FL, Easom has held similar roles at Charlotte Stadium in Port Charlotte, FL from 2000-2002, Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, FL from 2002-2007 and Peoria Sports Complex in Peoria, AZ from 2007-2014.

As Director, Easom oversees all ballpark operations for FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches.


John McCahan

Director of Finance

Originally from northeastern Ohio, McCahan previously worked for six seasons at Roger Dean Stadium in a similar financial position. John has also worked in the golf industry with the PGA of America as a business analyst and events controller.

As Director of Finance, McCahan oversees all accounting and administration for FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches.


Craig Bristow


Originally from Johannesburg, South Africa, Bristow moved to the U.S. to further his career in professional sports. Since moving to Florida, Bristow has worked in various roles for Learfield Sports, Miami Dolphins and the Florida Panthers.

Bristow oversees Corporate Partnerships, Marketing and Production for FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches.


Matt Eggerman

Director of Field Operations

Born and raised in southwest Missouri, Eggerman previously held roles as Assistant Director of Grounds at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida from 2008-2014 and Operations Manager of Parks and Grounds for the City of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida from 2015-2016.

Matt heads up field operations for FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches.


Danielle Kenney


Danielle comes to us after spending the last 9 years with the Delray Beach Open, a men’s professional tennis event in Delray Beach. Danielle was born in Chicago but spent most her life in the South Florida area, including attending college at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.