Felix Goodson

Vice President & General Manager
Felix Goodson has a passion for producing parties, large-scale events and organizing fun. At VAVi he is taking that passion for events and using it to maximize the customer experience for every sports program we offer. Of course he still has a hand in our social events as well.

Ducote Contreras

Senior Sports Operations Manager
Ducote is a native San Diegan who started at VAVi as an intern in 2011 and has spent his time in multiple departments through both VAVi and ROC Race. Wearing multiple hats has given him the know how to excel in his role. Outside of VAVi you can find Ducote spending time at the gym with his girlfriend or going on hikes with his dog.

Nicky Lithgow

Digital Marketing & Sponsorship Coordinator
Nicky moved to San Diego from England in 2015 and started at VAVi as a Sponsorship Intern. By teaching herself how to code and design, she earned a position as Marketing Coordinator. She also plays a large role in the company’s corporate wellness program and event operations. Nicky’s favo[u]rite sports team is Manchester City.

Daniel Byrd

Sponsorship Sales and Activation Coordinator
Daniel was born in Hawaii, raised in Colorado and has spent more than 10 years having a blast living the dream in sunny San Diego. Monday through Friday you can find Daniel out at the fields or buying drinks for VAVi players. He is all about bringing friends together, building strong relationships and making sure people have a great time.

Wendy De Leon

Sports Marketing Coordinator
Described as a hardworking and energetic person from friends, Wendy moved to SD from LA in the summer of 2015 and loves all things sports. She coordinates the indoor volleyball and softball leagues and works with our sponsor bars. After work, you can find her at the beach or enjoying drinks with friends.

Clayton Jimerson

Sports Logistings Coordinator
Clayton is a native of San Diego who enjoys playing golf and hanging out at the La Jolla beach when he has time. He started at VAVi as an intern and is now working all of the logistics of all the leagues that we provide. Described by others as tall and charismatic, Clayton’s passion in life is to see people around him succeeding and wants people to find their true potential in life.

Mike Nichols

League Communication Coordinator
Michael moved to San Diego in 2018 to earn his MBA in Sports Management. He does all the scheduling and communication of our sports leagues. Michael likes to play sports, go to the zoo, and explore San Diego’s restaurants and bars. Michael has a passion for sports and socializing and believes they are two pillars of a healthy lifestyle.

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