Shaun Herock enters his second season as Senior Personnel Advisor in his return to the Silver and Black. In his first stint with the Raiders, he served seven seasons in the player personnel department (2012-18). He was the college scouting director and assumed the post of interim General Manager in 2018.
Herock spent the previous three seasons with the Cleveland Browns as a senior personnel advisor and national scout. Prior to his first stint with the Raiders, he served 19 years with the Green Bay Packers, including 11 as the team's assistant director of college scouting. Herock, who embarks on his 30th overall year in scouting, became a full-time scout for the Packers in 1994. A former Raiders ball boy, he began his NFL career with the Atlanta Falcons from 1989-92 before joining the Packers initially as a summer intern in the scouting department.
Herock was a four-year letterman at the University of Richmond, playing center and tackle during his collegiate career. Shaun's father, Ken, played, coached, and scouted for the Raiders and enjoyed a long NFL career in personnel, including a signicant role in helping to build the Raiders' Super Bowl XI championship team. Herock resides in Georgia with his wife Mia. The couple has three children, Shaun Jr, Anthony, and Christopher.