Kyle Shields


Director of IPTAY Major Gifts

Phone: 864-656-3945

Kyle joined the IPTAY team in 2014 and currently serves as the Director of Premium Seating and Major Gifts Officer. His primary responsibilities include the oversight of sales and marketing for Clemson athletic premium seating inventory for football, basketball, and baseball. He also solicits and stewards major gift opportunities for IPTAY and Clemson University Athletics. Prior to joining the IPTAY staff, Kyle served as the Premium Sales Director with the Georgia Tech Athletic Association and the Sales and Events Manager for the Georgia Dome.

Kyle graduated from Georgia State University and earned a degree in Hospitality Administration. During his time at Georgia State, Kyle worked for Nike during the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta, GA.

Kyle currently resides in Central, SC with his wife, Tina Shields. Tina is originally from Houston, TX and now teaches within Early Childhood Education. Kyle and Tina have been married for 21 years and have 15-year-old twin boys, Coleman and Connor. Kyle’s family enjoys any activity that they are able to share together.