Baseball & Softball Development-Major League Baseball
Local Board Member, Arizona
Jeff Rodin has been with Positive Coaching Alliance since 2013 and serves as a national trainer and Arizona chapter board member. He is currently working for the Office of the Commissioner of Major League Baseball. Additionally, Jeff is Director of the Salt River Fields Baseball Academy and is a consultant to several companies in advancing sports and business. Previously, Rodin was the Arizona Diamondbacks Director of Baseball Outreach & Development from 2000-2020. Jeff attended the University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC) on a baseball scholarship and earned bachelor's degrees in both kinesiology and secondary education. He served as an assistant baseball coach at the high school, junior college and NCAA levels. Rodin worked for the Chicago White Sox Training Centers, where he ran baseball camps throughout the Midwest. He moved to Phoenix in 1998 and taught in both the Scottsdale and Peoria school district before joining the D-backs staff in 1999. He and his wife Lisa are parents to daughter Katie and son Keegan.