6+ years of academic advising of student athletes attending a large HBCU. As a professional athlete and
a former successful student athlete, I bring a unique understanding to what it takes to be a successful student athlete.
North Carolina A&T State UniversityGreensboro, NCAdjunct Professor
Taught four (4) courses in undergraduate Athletic Performance and Leisure Studies
Participated in school advisement and retention initiatives by providing regular, accurate, and timely feedback to students and the school concerning academics, behavior, attendance, etc.
Motivated students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process in order to promote graduation rates of student athletes
North Carolina A&T State UniversityGreensboro, NCAcademic Advisor
Provided academic advisement and curriculum construction to incoming and current student athletes schedules based on their chosen degree curriculum
Assisted advising staff with creating student success academic plans for student athletes.
Coordinated student athlete recruitment meetings between athletic coaches and the Center for Academic Excellence.
Maintained active student records including articulating transcripts, degree evaluations and updating progress towards degree goals and objectives.
Completed transfer course evaluations for prospective student athletes from both Two year and Four year institutions.
Bryan Family YMCAGreensboro, NCSports Director
Planned, coordinated and implemented youth and adult sports programs.
Planned and developed Summer Sports Camps for the youth.
Developed a strong volunteer program by implementing a strategic recruitment and training procedure which resulted in a several quality programs coached by satisfactory individuals.
Created balanced rosters for ages 3-17 for all sports programs.
Coordinated days and times for both game and practice field usage for different sports and ages.
Created contract agreements between the YMCA and city, school and park organizations.
Developed workout programs for athletes and non-playing adults that focus on strength gain, increased performance, functional training, injury prevention and nutritional supplementation.
North Carolina AT State UniversityGreensboro, NCAssistant Baseball Coach
Coached and recruited quality prospective student athletes from across the U.S.
Monitored academic progress and status of team members, implementing action plans with Head Coach and other support staff.
Coordinated daily activities with senior coaching staff on game day/practice line ups, pitching rotations and position changes, injuries, league communication, and field needs and concerns.
Ensured that players were in compliance with MEAC and NCAA rules, regulations and policies.
Educated players about the technicalities and psychological aspects of the game.
Provided guidance and support on preventing and treating sports-related injuries.
Planned and developed in-season and off-season practice sessions.
University of the RockiesM.A: PsychologyPsychology
North Carolina A&T State UniversityB.S: Sports Science & Fitness ManagementSports Science & Fitness Management
Moderate fluency in Spanish
MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Power point,