Leif Kertis

Leif Kertis

Co- Owner | General Manager

Hometown: Allen, TX


  • West Texas A&M- B.S. in Criminal Justice 2013
  • West Texas A&M- M.B.A in General Business 2016
  • West Texas A&M- M.S. in Finance and Economics 2018
  • Denver Seminary- M.A. in Christian Studies 2021 Expected Graduation

Leif currently resides in Amarillo with his five-year-old daughter Bailee.  Leif serves as the COO for Kertis Sports and Entertainment Group which owns the Warbirds.  Leif played football at Allen High School in the early 2000’s under Todd Martin and Tom Westerburg. Leif attended Texas A&M Commerce where he worked on the family farm before transferring to West Texas A&M in 2008.  He has received three degrees from WT and is currently working towards a third Master’s.  When he is not spending time in the Permian Basin Leif enjoys playing softball, playing adult league hockey, and his ministry work.  Leif also loves spending all the time he can with Bailee, his girlfriend Monica, and her two children Allen and Janie; fans will get to know all of them well at the home games!  You will see Leif walking around the stands interacting with fans during the games, so please feel free to shake his hand and take pictures!