UC Riverside has announced the hiring of Brent LeVasseur to serve as the Athletic Ticket Manager. LeVasseur comes to UCR after working as a Senior Financial Analyst and Vice President for Client Relationships for a private San Diego based company. He also has worked in the University of San Diego Compliance office as well as the ticketing offices for the X Games, California State games, and the San Diego Shockwave. LeVasseur duties at UCR will include ticket operation, group sales, and event management.
LeVasseur is in the process of completing his MBA in Sports Business Management from San Diego State University and is set graduate in June 2008. He completed his undergraduate degree in mathematics (with a minor in business) at Kalamazoo College (Michigan) in 2002.
Brent enjoys spending time with his wife Lacy, doing outdoor activities, and reading. LaVasseur and his wife live in Palm Desert.