Run the Chess Start program at 10+ schools in Lafayette, IN.
Organized multiple scholastic and adult chess tournaments.
4 years as a full time Chess Coach at The Chess Emporium, Phoenix, AZ (2006-2009)
- Teach academic chess classes at eleven individual elementary schools each semester with over 150 kids.
- Create competitive teams within each class that participate in city-wide tournaments.
- Instruct children on chess theory in one-on-one and small group scenarios.
- Promote developmental and academic importance of chess activities to parents.
- Organize and run city-wide chess tournaments, including registration, pairings, and trophy presentations.
USCF rated at 1900.
Won Chicago Open section 2008
Coached and refereed Soccer for 11 years.
Taught individual and small groups at daycare programs in the lafayette area for a couple of years.
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