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Liz Coates - Director of Gameday Entertainment

Liz Coates    

Liz is the head of the gameday entertainment department which is responsible for managing the overall entertainment of a Denver Outlaws game. Included in her duties are building theme nights, finding and booking acts, implementing all sponsor features and promotions during games and directing the gameday staff.

Before joining the Outlaws, Coates spent the previous 10 seasons with the Colorado Rockies in the Promotions and Special Events department at Coors Field. She also has experience running events with The Downing Group.

In her spare time, Coates enjoys skiing, hiking, golfing, watching movies and saving lives by donating blood. She is single and lives in Denver with her sister, Rachel, and their Boxer mix, Bumper.

University of Colorado at Boulder; B.S., Business Administration

Where’s your hometown?
Westminster, CO

What do you like most about lacrosse?
The pace of the game. There is so much scoring.  

What do you like most about working for the Outlaws?
My co-workers, especially Ted Tseng

What is your favorite food?
Steak and Potatoes

What is your favorite movie?
Clueless or The Shawshank Redemption

Who is your all-time favorite athlete?
John Elway

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
Grant an unlimited number of wishes

What is your favorite city to visit?
My family has a house in Phoenix. I love going there to relax.

Who is your celebrity Doppelgänger?
Pam from “The Office” or Amy Schumer

What do you enjoy most about Denver?
I love that no matter what time of year, there is something to do – skiing, hiking, camping, sporting events, or drinks on a patio.  

If you could have lunch with  any person living or dead who would it be?
Ellen DeGeneres

Do you have any hidden talents?

What’s one thing most people would not know about you?
I have over 40 first cousins. 

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