Charlotte Checkers Front Office

Shawn Lynch

Senior Vice President

Shawn Lynch
Lynch joined the Checkers in 2004 as a ticket account manager. In December 2005, he took on the role of director of ticket services, and in December 2006 he was named the vice president of ticket sales before assuming his current role as senior vice president in 2011.

He is responsible for ensuring that season ticket holders have an unmatched experience through selling and servicing accounts in the arena as well as during the offseason. He also serves as the team’s fundraising liaison for non-profit organizations and sells groups and partial season tickets plans.

Lynch, who started with the Checkers serving an internship in game-day operations, resides in Charlotte.


Hometown Foxboro, MA – home of the 4 time Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots
College and major Clemson University, Sports Marketing
As a kid, you dreamed of becoming: Cal Ripken
Name one thing on your bucket list See the Checkers win the Calder Cup
If you were an animal, what would you be? An alligator so I could live on a golf course
First CD/tape Tape – Poison "Look What the Cat dragged In"
CD – Spin Doctors – Homebelly Groove Live – I think it was a bootleg.
Favorite food Filet either from Ruth's Chris or my grill
Favorite movie Good Will Hunting - My boy's wicked smart!
Favorite pro/college sports team New England Patriots
Favorite type of music Hip Hop
Favorite band Blink 182
Favorite book Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
Fun fact I'm the second longest tenured Checkers employee behind Derek Wilkinson