Every experience The Future Elite Academy gives you is specially curated by the staff behind the scenes. From your first step into our facility, from the atmosphere you feel, the swag you wear, the pictures and videos you see online and your last step out the door. We take pride in our brand and culture that we’ve created just for you.
Brett is a 30 year entrepreneurial veteran, who started his career at Foot Locker in Oregon. Brett quickly became one of the youngest managers in corporate history and went on to run 3 separate Foot Locker stores.
In the late 90’s Brett took advantage of an opportunity to move to China and learn the business of accessory and apparel manufacturing. He came back to the U.S. as a sales rep. producing backpacks and luggage for major brands such as Jansport, Adidas, Nike and Kenneth Cole. Noting that major brands were opening their own factories and offices in the Orient, Brett decided it was time to shift gears and take factory relationships direct to retailers such as Target, Wal-mart and Nordstrom.
In 2002 Brett launched his own brand of backpacks and luggage, FUL. The brand grew immediately with incredible marketing and brand strategy, and strategic involvement of the largest action sports figures in the world. Brett Sold FUL in 2008 to a well know celebrity and the company still thrives today. Heavily involved in the sports of his kids and their teams, Brett coached for 19 years and won numerous championships in baseball, soccer and football.
Brock recently moved from Oregon where he had spent the last 6 years running sales, managing fitness facilities and personal training on the side. His positivity, welcoming attitude and hard work helped him shine, led him to become top sales associate and ultimately to a manager. Brock played football throughout school until transitioning full time into action sports. A sponsored athlete for skateboarding, Brock began to coach younger riders in summer camps at the local skatepark. This is where his passion for leading and coaching ignited. He continued to train skateboarders until local skateparks closed. At that point he re-focused his passion and energy into fitness where he continued to help clients with workout and nutrition related needs. With a vast knowledge of gym back end software, hospitality, training and coaching Brock is a perfect fit as the General Manager at The Future Elite Academy.
Branden was born and raised in the Conejo Valley. He graduated from Thousand Oaks High School where he finished 10 years of playing football and then began coaching. His new found love for coaching has led to working with both youth and high school football teams. At 18, Branden began coaching as defensive coordinator and shortly after coached as an offense coordinator giving him the ability to lead both sides of the ball. He is still coaching at Thousand Oaks as well as the upcoming The Future Elite Academy 7X7 team. Branden exemplifies amazing levels of patience and isn’t afraid to step up to the plate when things need to get done. A team player, Branden aims to utilize his previous work experiences to help all clients at TFEA reach their goals. A new position, Assistant General Manager will give Branden the opportunity to combine his love of sports excellence, youth outreach and coaching into a fully integrated experience.
Nicole grew up on the East Coast excelling in creatives a child. With a natural eye for design and aesthetics at a young age, she began taking courses at RISD and throughout her school years, went above and beyond on visual and written creative projects. She still strives to create and present the best possible version of anything she gets her hands on. Finding admiration for the art of branding, she graduated with a B.A. in Advertising and minor in Graphic Design– an outlet to execute all she imagined. Courses of interest included Consumer Behavior, Marketing, Mass Media and Society, Public Opinion and Propaganda, and more.
Dabbling in event production for a popular jewelry company in college, she then moved to California where she worked with a popular fashion P.R. agency– focusing on branding and event execution.
Continuing on with event production in nightlife and acquiring experience in wearing “many hats,” Nicole found herself in the sports world. She has quickly found passion in being the communicator of a company as passionate as the founders and creators of The Future Elite Academy. Lucky to be part of a geniune and unique business model, she looks forward to helping the brand grow stronger each day.
Kevyn has been worked as a sales associate for over four years. Throughout Kevyn’s life she’s participated in almost every sport she could get involved in, with a passion in particular for motocross. She’s been racing motocross since 5 years old and professionally since 16 years old. Kevyn knows the hard work and determination it takes to become a professional athlete, both mentally and physically. She is so excited to help build The Future by placing youth, elite athletes in the proper environment with the personalized training they need to succeed.
Sam was a two sport athlete growing up in both football and baseball. His passion for the sports and fitness industry led to his career in helping individuals start and continue developing their health and fitness. Prior to joining The Future Elite family, Sam was a fitness advisor where he managed teams dedicated to helping interested individuals pave their fitness path forward. He’s excited to introduce people to what TFEA is all about and set them up with the right tools to be successful on and off the field.
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