Mark LaBarbera
Director of Athletics
Kris Sanders
Administrative Assistant for Athletics
Kim Smith
Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance/Senior Woman Administrator
John Kuka
Associate Director of Athletics
Dr. Shannon Yates
Associate Director of Athletics for Event Management
Erik Weiler
Associate Director of Athletics for Facilities
Anne VanKeppel
Associate Director of Athletics for Corporate Partnerships
Rin Seibert
Director of Recreational Sports/Associate Director of Athletics
Candy Jessen
Assistant Director of Athletics for Business Services
Melissa Van Dygriff
Assistant Director of Athletics for Student Services
Lexi Nichols
Assistant Director of Marketing for Athletics
Ron Blatz
Broadcast & Streaming Manager
Erica Fedornock
Athletic Ticket Operations Manager
Ben Boggs
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Renee' Turpa
Group Sales Ticket Coordinator
Matt Ward
Compliance Coordinator
Merel Nelson
Operations Coordinator
Lissa Yogan
Faculty Athletics Representative
Full List
Cindy Eaton

Cindy Eaton

Athletic Ticket Operations Manager

Phone (219) 464-5233

Cindy Eaton is in her 16th year as the ticket operations manager. 

Eaton began her career with the Valparaiso athletics department in 1997 as administrative assistant to the football department.  She has become known as the “ticket lady” around the community, having coordinated ticket sales for past men’s basketball Horizon League championships and numerous special events held at the ARC.  

Eaton and her husband, Lanny, have two daughters and one son.