Faculty

Our faculty is an accomplished group of sports professionals with extensive resumes and are passionate about teaching our aspiring, future sports broadcasters and journalists helping them launch into a sports-related career in as early as 9th grade...long before the college years. Academy students begin to establish extremely valuable relationships with these contacts within the highest levels of the sportscasting industry. Guest speakers representing a broad spectrum of sports professionals also log into our live classes providing additional valuable training and insider tips.

Sample List of Past and Present Academy
Faculty Members and Guest Speakers

Mike HillFOX Sports 1 - Los Angeles, CAHost of America's Pregame
Roy FirestoneFOX TV Los Angeles - Cameo in "Jerry Maguire"Host "LA Tonight with Roy Firestone"
Matt PintoOKC Thunder - Oklahoma City, OKPlay-by-Play Announcer
Jack MichaelsEdmonton Oilers - Edmonton, CanadaPlay-by-Play Announcer
Rich BurkNBC Olympics/ESPN/PAC - 12/NBC - Portland, ORPlay-by-Play Announcer
Dante MarchiteiliFOX Sports - Orlando Magic - Orlando, FLSide-line Reporter
Jen MuellerSeattle Seahawks - NFLSide-line Reporter
John CrottyMiami HEAT and FOX Sports/FloridaStudio Analyst
Greg Leewww.NBA.com/Turner SportsEditorial Director
Mario ImpembaDetroit Tigers - Detroit, MITelevision Voice
John StrongPortland Timbers - Portland, ORTelevision and Radio Voice
Jimmie Lee SolomonMajor League Baseball - Miami, FLFormer Exec V.P. of Baseball Ops
Rapheal GellarIsrael Sports Net - Tel AvivSports Talk Radio Voice
Danyelle SargentFox Sports Net - Sac, CASports Anchor
Blair KerkhoffThe Kansas City Star - Kansas, MOSports Writer
Brett DolanHouston Astros - Houston, TXPlay-by-Play Announcer
Brian WheelerPortland Trail Blazers - Portland, ORPlay-by-Play Announcer
Lincoln RoseFox Sports 1/Fox Sports SW - Houston, TXPlay-by-Play Announcer
Bill BeckMiami Marlins - Miami, FLSpecial Assistant to the Owner
Steve LenoxESPN Sports Radio - NY, NYSports Talk Radio Host / Play-by-Play
Will MansoWPLG Channel 10 - Miami, FLSports Director
Jim BerryCBS Channel 4 - Miami, FLSports Director

(Due to last minute job assignment or schedule change, faculty subject to change)