Mayra Aburto recently joined us in April of 2019 as our Marketing Director. Her role is to strengthen partnerships with sponsorship opportunities, and focus on all marketing efforts, including graphic design and social media campaigns.
She just moved to Columbus from New Jersey and has a degree from The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) in Business Administration and Psychology, with a background in marketing and event planning in both nonprofit and for-profit sectors. Mayra is fluent in Spanish and is ready to immerse herself in the community. In her spare time she enjoys playing soccer, going on adventures, and trying new food. Her four year old cat – Big T. – currently keeps her company as she adjusts to the Midwest life!
Operations & Events Director
Natalie Dunn joined the Stars team in April of 2019 and her role is to handle all catering, concessions, and private events. She works closely with the rest of the management team to ensure that everything at Stars Indoor Sports is running smoothly.
Natalie graduated from Adrian College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Arts and Sciences, and a minor in business administration. She has an extensive background in event planning, radio broadcast, and food service management. In her spare time she loves rock climbing and going to the movies, and she hopes to someday see every National Park in the country. Her cat, Ellie, hopes to someday be friends with Mayra’s cat, Big T!
Tyler Magley has been a part of the Stars team for about a year. He started his journey with Stars as the Youth Programs Coordinator focusing on programs, such as the Little Stars Instructional Programs and other youth programming. Now as the Sports Director, he has expanded his role and focus on adult sports programming, such as lacrosse, softball/baseball, and flag football.
He recently graduated from Ohio Dominican University with a Business Administration and Sport Management Degree. In his undergraduate career he followed his passion of playing baseball and played for all 4 years.
Michael Volkers is very well-known by our customers as he has been with the team for almost two years now. As the most popular sport, his focus is specifically SOCCER programming – leagues, tournaments, and special events.
Michael graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Sports Management Degree. He truly loves soccer as you can ALWAYS find him on our own field supporting our leagues as one of the players. His soccer passion started since he was six years old!Apart from soccer, he also enjoys playing and watching golf, and enjoys his time-off to spend with his dog.