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Bill Chapin

UC, Riverside '92

Bill Chapin

Senior VP, Kansas City Chiefs

Brother Bill Chapin has experience across five major professional sports leagues. Most recently he was named the senior vice president of business operations for the National Football League’s Kansas City Chiefs.

As the Chiefs’ senior vice president of business operations, Chapin will focus on the business development initiatives for the organization and he will in charge of the internal communications and external marketing efforts. This includes responsibility over special events, branding, advertising, and market research.

Prior to his newest role, Chapin was located in Seattle as the vice president of business development for the Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders FC and director of marketing and partnership development for the Sounders and the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks. In those positions he was gained experience in marketing management, including the establishment of the Seattle Sounders franchise in 2009.

An active member of the Seattle community, Chapin served on the Board of Directors for the Seattle Aquarium and Central Washington University’s Sports Management program.

Chapin’s other experience in professional sports leagues are with the National Hockey League’s Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings, the Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres, and the Los Angeles Clippers in the National Basketball League. He also was a member of the management team during the construction of the popular STAPLES Center located in Los Angeles.

Brother Chapin was initiated into Phi Delta Theta at the University of California-Riverside’s California Mu chapter. He graduated with a degree in political science in 1992 and earned an Executive MBA from The Graziadio School of Business Management at Pepperdine University.