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Vikings Finalize 2022 Football Personnel Staff


Eagan, Minn. (June 10, 2022) The Minnesota Vikings have announced the following changes to General Manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah's football personnel staff heading into the 2022 season:

New Hires

Donovan Jackson – Pro Scout

David Williams – National Scout

Connor Whicker – Assistant Athletic Trainer


Chisom Opara – Assistant Director of Player Personnel

Chris Blanco – Director of Pro Personnel

Taylor Brooks – Player Personnel Analyst

Derik Keyes – Assistant Director of Player Performance

Updated Titles

Ryan Grigson – Senior Vice President of Player Personnel

Ryan Monnens – Director of Player Personnel

Jamaal Stephenson – Senior Personnel Executive

Imarjaye Albury – Pro Scout

Sean Gustus – National Scout

Kaitlin Zarecki – Football Operations Manager & Special Assistant to the General Manager & Head Coach

Josh Hingst – Director of Player Performance

Marquis Johnson - Assistant Player Performance

Dan Ridenour – Assistant Player Performance/Sports Science

Remi Famodu-Jackson – Head Performance Dietician

Scott Kuhn – Director of Football Quantitative Methods / Pro Scout

Rex Johnson – Football Quantitative Methods Manager

Chris French – Football Quantitative Methods Analyst

"We are thrilled to finalize our football operations and personnel departments and to welcome our newest hires," said Vikings General Manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah. "Our organization has an abundance of talent and we look forward to creating a competitive advantage with the unique skillsets this team possesses. We will continue to build on the collaborative and inquisitive culture we have established and work together toward collective success."