Anjeanette Arakawa

Senior Business Officer II/Director of Finance

Anjeanette has worked at USC since 2002. She was named Director of Finance for the Coliseum in July 2013 when the University assumed management of the two historic facilities. Before being named Director of Finance, Anjeanette served as Senior Financial Analyst of Auxiliary Services from 2006 to 2013, and as controller of USC Housing from 2002 to 2006. Anjeanette earned her B.A. degree in Business, Finance from California State University, Northridge.

Anastasia Palmer Johnson

Business Development, Sales and Marketing, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Anastasia joined the LAMCSA team in August bringing to the table over nineteen years in sales and marketing experience in the Sports & Entertainment and Hospitality industry. Her personal mission is to deliver world-class events to her clients while creating memories and experiences that last a lifetime. For the last thirteen years she has raised the bar in revenue, client services, food & beverage, and hospitality as Senior Director of Sales with Levy Restaurants at STAPLES Center, Dodger Stadium, StubHub Center, and the Center of Cathedral Plaza. She has executed hospitality for two Super Bowls, The U.S. Open, The Kentucky Derby, as well as, countless concerts and awards shows. Anastasia has a passion for the history and vitality of Los Angeles and serves as an elected official as the VP of Outreach for the Downtown Los Angeles Neighborhood Council. Anastasia resides in downtown Los Angeles with her husband Robin, two black Labradors, and a drumming teenager.

Brian Grant

Director of Operations, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Brian joined the Coliseum staff in September of 2013 where he serves as the Director of Operations for both historic facilities. As Director of Operations, Brian oversees all day-to-day management of the facilities, including construction, facility management and upgrades, facility maintenance, and operations. Brian joined the USC family after three years in Athletic Facilities and Operations working with football, basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, and wrestling at the University of Minnesota, where he also received his B.S. degree in Sport Management and B.A. in Broadcast Journalism in 2009.

Kevin Daly

Director of Events and Customer Service, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Kevin joined the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in 2014 after spending 17 seasons with the San Diego Chargers where he managed game operations and brand development. As Senior Events Manager, Kevin oversees a team responsible for the overall planning, production and management of events at the two historic venues. Kevin graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a B.A. degree in Political Science and an emphasis in Public Service. Kevin and his wife Jen (USC ’01) have been avid Trojan fans and Cardinal & Gold season ticket members since 2002.

Niki Angleton

Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Niki joined the Coliseum staff in May of 2014 with core responsibilities including corporate, private & special events and managing the development and launch of a myriad of new revenue generating programs including Coliseum Historic Tours. Niki has worked for a number of world class sports organizations including MLB’s Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim & Texas Rangers. Additionally, she worked for the National Football League in Culver City where she supported the Digital Media & NFL Network executives before moving to Corporate Business Development & Strategy for Warner Bros Entertainment, Inc. Niki is thrilled to rejoin the USC family and is a proud alumna earning her Bachelor’s Degree in Performing Arts in 2007. Fun Fact: During Niki’s 4 years as a student at USC, her USC Trojans did not lose a single home game, just saying!

Joseph Furin

Joe began his second tour-of-duty at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena in August 2011 (having first worked there from 1986 -1994) and has been with the University…

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