Our Staff

Jeff Covington, Owner and Outside Sales

Jeff has worked at Sports Spectrum since 1986. In August 2014, Jeff acquired ownership of the store from the original owners, Mike and Joyce Tindell. He is a graduate of Tyner High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He and his wife Laura have two sons, Chandler and Riley.

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Jeff Milwee, Outside Sales

A former high school football head coach, including stops at J.B. Pennington, Boaz, and Susan Moore, Jeff has worked for Sports Spectrum since 2003. He is a graduate of Sardis High School and Jacksonville State University. He is married to Fran and has two children, AJ and Anna.

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Jimmy Evans, Outside Sales

A Chattanooga native, Jimmy joined the Sports Spectrum team in 2016. He is a graduate of Hixson High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is married to Shelly and has three sons, Cade, Eli, and Bo.

jevansceb@gmail.com

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Ben Varnell, Inside Sales

A Chattanooga native, 

Ben has worked at Sports Spectrum since 1996. He is a graduate of Central High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is married to Kary and has one son, Luke.

benvarnell@comcast.net

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Adam Young, Inside Sales

A Chattanooga native, Adam has worked at Sports Spectrum since 2001. He is a graduate of Central High School and attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  

sportsspectrum@comcast.net


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Omar Quirindongo, Embroidery Manager

A New York native, Omar joined the Sports Spectrum team in 2016. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland and an army veteran, having served 4 years in the Military Police Corps. He is married to Sara.


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Rebecca Hixson, Customer Service/Account Managing

A Kentucky native, Rebecca joined the Sports Spectrum team in 2017. With over 5 years of experience at Russell Athletic, and over 2 years of experience at Bacon & Company, Rebecca brings over 7 years of team sporting goods experience with her to Sports Spectrum. She is a graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College and is happily married to her husband, Rett. 


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Pat Conard, Retail Sales

A former teacher and coach with 37 years of classroom and coaching experience (including 34 years at Lookout Valley), Pat came to Sports Spectrum in 2015. She is a graduate of Tennessee Tech University.


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Sara Quirindongo, Financial Manager

A Chattanooga native, Sara joined the Sports Spectrum team in 2016. She is graduate of Ooltewah High School, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and an army veteran, having served 3 years in the Military Police Corps. She is married to Omar.

sptsbilling@gmail.com


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John Hixson, Graphic Design Artist

A Chattanooga native, John has been with the Sports Spectrum team since 2012. He is a graduate of Soddy Daisy High and an Air Force veteran, having served 6 and half years in the military as a graphic artist. Has over 35 years experience in the art field. He is  married to Kathy and has one son, Jonathan.

hixsonjart@epbfi.com

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Chris Covington, Screen Printing Manager

A Chattanooga native, Chris has worked for Sports Spectrum since 1999. He is a graduate of Tyner High School. He and his wife (Tracey) have two kids, Garren and Karys. 


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Jennifer Cook, OrderMyGear Sales

Jennifer is from Hunstville, Alabama. She graduated from Benton Consolidated School. She has two kids, Owen and Evie. She has been apart of our Team for 3+ years. We appreciate her hard work and help with creating all Online Stores for Schools and Sports Teams. 

webstorerefunds@gmail.com

Stacey Kaye, Customer Service 


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Josie Cain, Marketing/Advertising

Josie joined our Team year, 2020. She is a graduate from Ooltewah High School as well as Chattanooga State Community College. She helps merchandise the sales floor as well as markets and advertises our work on social media. 

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