JT OnyettPresident/General Manager
JT Onyett was named Vice President/General Manager of the Texas AirHogs in November 2016. Originally from Laguna Niguel, California, JT made his way to Texas in 2013 to join the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Atlantic League as their Assistant General Manager. As the Assistant GM he oversaw the day-to-day operations for the organization.
Prior to his time the Skeeters, the Cal State Fullerton alum spent five years with the Lake Elsinore Storm, an advanced single-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres. Starting his baseball career as a ticket office intern in 2009 with the Storm, JT earned an assistant GM title in 2012. In 2011, the Storm received the Larry McPhail Award for Excellence in Marketing and Promotions across Minor League Baseball and won the California League Championship.
During his stint with Sugar Land, the Skeeters won the 2016 Atlantic League Championship title, the first in franchise history.
JT, an Eagle Scout, has been involved with the Boy Scouts of America, Little Leagues, Chambers of Commerce and other non-profit organizations over the last 10 years.
Joining JT in Grand Prairie are his wife Molly and their 8-month old daughter Blakely.