JEFF GOERING, who joined the club in 1999, oversees the Ravens’ finance, human resources and information technology departments. He is also the primary contact for insurance and risk management matters. In terms of financial operations, Goering leads the strategic planning, budgeting, financial reporting, tax and audit processes. He also serves as the primary financial liaison with the Maryland Stadium Authority, working with various stadium contractors and event promoters.
In overseeing the HR and IT departments, he focuses on matters such as staffing, employment policies/benefit plans, hardware/software applications and network security/infrastructure.
Prior to being named senior VP of finance in 2015, Goering served as the Ravens’ VP of finance/chief financial officer (2008-14). He was elevated to senior director of finance in 2004 after spending five years as the organization’s controller.
Previously, as a PricewaterhouseCoopers senior consultant in Dallas, Goering worked with many sports entities, preparing financial feasibility studies, market assessments and economic impact analyses for proposed new or expanded sports venues.
He received his master’s of science in sports management from the University of Massachusetts in 1998. During that time, he also served as a consultant in the evaluation and preparation of Boston Red Sox salary arbitration cases.
Goering spent a year in the Philippines as a community development volunteer for the Presbyterian Church, USA, in 1995-96. He received a B.S. in business administration from Rockhurst (Kansas City, MO) University.
Jeff, who serves on the board of the Ravens Foundation, earned his CPA certificate in 1992. He and his wife, Sheryl, have two daughters, Olivia (16) and Carly (14), and a son, Daniel (11).