MFE Elite Pro Days Team

 

 

Coach Ron AnzevinoDirector of High School Scouting and Evaluations – Owner of MyFootball Evaluation

*32 years coaching at the 4 year College level, Junior College, High School & in Europe. In Europe Coach Anzevino worked with the NFL Europe as well as Head coach of teams in Italy and Austria. Coach Anzevino has a combined 112-27 record in 15 years as a Head Coach.

*16 years as a player playing college ball at Youngstown State University as well as a Free Agent w/ the Seattle Seahawks and Miami Dolphins.

*Coach Anzevino is the President of MyFootball Evaluation. Coach Anzevino and his wife, Natalie, live with their son Ian in PA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coach Steven Maynard – Director of Professional Development

*Coach Maynard was originally born and raised in the Buffalo Area and currently resides in Syracuse, NY.

*Athletics playing career: *Collegiate Athletics playing career included 2 years of football, 1 year of wrestling, 1 year of soccer, & intramural hockey.  

*Coach Maynard has coached every single position in the sport of football for several years at various locations. He has also coached at various football camps Nationwide.

*Coach Maynard has extensive work experience in directing pro days/combines, agents work, professional/college/high school level football scouting, administration, police/detective, coaching/teaching, and training.

Education
*Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY CASCW Admin, Masters Edu, BS PE (Credits also obtained from; GCC/SUNY Brockport/Cortland/Oswego) (1987 – 1996)

 

 

 

 

BUDDY WALTERS – Director of Football Combines and Youth & Middle School Development 

 * Born & raised in South Central PA about 1 hour west of Philadelphia PA
* Nephew of NFL coaching legend Buddy Ryan.
* Cousin of NFL coaches Rex Ryan & Rob Ryan
* NFL Alumni Association Philadelphia PA Chapter
* 2008 – 2009 Scouting Intern at Philadelphia Eagles
* 2009 – 2010 Scouting Intern at New York Jets
* 2010 – 2018 Rules Enforcement at NFL Football Operations
* 2018 – (current) Regional Director at Pro Football Hall of Fame
* 2004 – 2018 Youth & High School Athletics Coach (Assistant & Head Coach)
* Worked 10 years for NFL Football Operations

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tony Kennedy – Director of Tournaments & Management
*Director of the Maryland Crab Bowl since 2010
*Chesapeake Bowl 2010-2013 / Capital Bowl 2017
*Defensive Back coach South County High From 2005 to 2007
*Hall of Fame All Star State Director 2018
*Hall of Fame Youth Championship Maryland 2019
Playing career
*Virginia Tech 1989-1992
*Free Agent Dallas Cowboys 1993
*Free Agent CFL Sacramento Gold Miners 1994

 

 

 

 

 

Melanie Redd – Head Strength, Speed, Functional Movement Development & Conditioning Coach
*Melanie is a strength & conditioning, speed & agility coach, functional movement expert and the owner of Melanie Redd Performance Training.
*Specializing in strength and conditioning, functional movement, corrective exercise and injury risk reduction, Melanie has been helping people achieve optimal strength and performance since 2011.
*Melanie is a the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for a high school’s football and wrestling program, and oversees strength and conditioning programs for all sports.
*Melanie has developed and coached performance and strength programs for athletes and adults around the world.
*Melanie is also a program design expert with a successful virtual training platform for individuals and teams, where users can get expert workout programs with video demonstrations, corrective exercise plans, eating for fuel and mindset coaching.

 

 

 

Lyndsay Sundberg – Director of Academics, Academic Advisor & Collegiate Compliance: 

*Lindsay Sundberg has worked in various roles in the athletic departments of Kansas State University, North Carolina State University, Stony Brook University and most recently at Georgia Institute of Technology.  Lindsay has worked with a wide variety of sports including, but not limited to; football, basketball, track and field, volleyball, golf, baseball, wrestling, swimming and diving.

*As an academic advisor for Power 5 student athletes, she knows the rigors and challenges of the college athlete.  Academic preparation before college can make all the difference. She has taken her mission of ‘unleashing the athletes potential in the academic arena’ to high school athletes.  Through her organization AC4SA she works directly with athletes, parents and coaches to ensure success at the collegiate level.

*Sundberg received a bachelor’s degree in Special Education from the University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA) and a master’s degree in Academic Advising at Kansas State University. She was a collegiate basketball player at USCA and was named to the conference all-academic team. She played in the most games in program history, was a team captain and a member of the only PeachBelt Conference Championship team. Blog Post HERE!

 

 

 

Coach Angel Lopez – Director of International Development & Collegiate Compliance

*NFL Alumni Association – Chicago Chapter

*Coach Angel Lopez was born and raised in Chicago. He started his coaching career at Weber High School. He has worked for various universities as a college football coach. He then transitioned to a NFL minority coaching program, where he became the first Puerto Rican in the program.

*Coach Lopez is currently the Latino Community Liaison for the NFL Alumni . Coach Lopez is working hard to bring more youth flag football camps to the communities in need of programs. We need to keep our   youth off the streets.

*Coach Lopez has other acolytes that he has accomplished in his coaching career
  Last year he was inducted in the American football association Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton Ohio class of 2019.
*Coach Lopez is the president of the League of United Latin American Citizens Council # 357. He is only one in the board of directors  in this country that has NFL background.

 

 

 

 

Anthony Griggs – Director of Player Development

*Played professional football for 7 years (Philadelphia Eagles-4 years and Cleveland Browns-3 years) as a Linebacker.  Philadelphia Eagles’ 1985 “Man of the Year” for my off-field community involvement. 

*Player Development Director and a Strength Coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers Football Club of the NFL for 13 years from 92 – 2005.  Responsible for administering the NFL’s Players programs to the Pittsburgh Steelers, which included organizing continued education, career development, financial/business management seminars, and family assistance programs. Through a comprehensive and thorough weight training and conditioning program, I also helped players mature into responsible and caring citizens.

*Attended Villanova University earning a Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications.   In the spring of  junior year, Villanova University dropped their football program.  Recruited by Ohio State University where he played senior year.  Currently, I earning my Masters of Science degree in Organizational Leadership at Geneva College.

*Founded AG Squared Networks, Inc. (AGGNET, www.ag2net.com).  AGGNET assists businesses, individuals, teams and organizations with optimal growth and development.  AGGNET has many programs that has helped jump start many careers, businesses and personal goals.

*Hobbies include reading, computers, and martial arts (Karate 2nd Degree & Ninjutsu 2nd Degree).

*Has run the Pittsburgh City Marathon, finished the Pittsburgh Triathlon and continues to accept new and exciting challenges.

 

 

 

 

Jim Kubiak – QB Development and Evaluation

*Jim’s diverse background as a Naval Officer, player, coach, administrator and color analyst have uniquely prepared him to teach football from every perspective. Jim was Co-Captain of the Naval Academy Football Team, Cooke Award Recipient and All Time Navy Leading Passer.

*He graduated in 1995 and served as a Naval Officer on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower. Upon receiving his honorable discharge, Jim pursued professional football and spent time in the NFL, NFL Europe and the Arena Football League.

*Jim played for 4 seasons in the AFL earning both All-Rookie Team and All Pro Honors leading the Dallas Desperados into the playoffs with 97 Touchdowns. Jim signed with the Georgia Force in his final season as a player in 2005.

*Following retirement Jim was hired as the Offensive Coordinator for the Philadelphia Soul, and then returned to the Georgia Force as General Manager.

*He has played for the Panthers, Colts, NY Jets and been allocated to the Barcelona Dragons and Amsterdam Admirals of NFL Europe. During his career he has competed with the best; including Peyton Manning, Vinny Testaverde, Chad Pennington and been shaped by some of the best minds in the game including Bill Polian, Bill Parcells, Bill Belichick, Jack Bicknell, Dan Henning, Joe Avezzano, Charlie Weis, Peter Vaas, Al Luginbill and Tony Dungy to name a few.

*Jim and his family returned home to Buffalo, NY in 2008 where he created his visions of the WNY Quarterback Academy. During that time he became the Football Color Analyst for the UB Bulls, spending eight years in the booth with veteran announcer, Paul Peck.

*Jim trained and prepared Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jake Dolegala for his pro days and professional workouts in 2018.  Dolegala made the 53 man roster and spent 2018-19 as the Bengals’ third quarterback.

*Jim is an analyst for the Buffalo News providing weekly quarterback evaluations on the Buffalo Bills and has published more than 40 articles.  He continues to train regional quarterbacks year-round at the WNY Quarterback Academy.

 

 

 

 

Michael Blair – Director of Pro Personnel & Assistant Director of International Development

*NFL Running Back who played for the Cincinnati Bengals and Green Bay Packers in 1998.

*2001, he played for the New York/New Jersey Hitmen in the XFL.

*Arena League 2002 – 2006 Grand Rapids Rampage, the Carolina Cobras, New Orleans VooDoo, & New York Dragons.

*Attended Ball State University, where he played on the 1996 Cardinals Las Vegas Bowl team.

*2006 played a football player in We Are Marshall starring Matthew McConaughey and The Game Plan starring Dwayne “Rock” Johnson. In 2007

 

 

 

 

Dominic AnzevinoMFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*Works in a leadership role in the financial services industry. He works with us at MyFootball Evaluation in an advisory capacity and brings fantastic credentials to the MyFootball Evaluation Team.

*Played Division 1 Football at Marshall University where he started as a true Freshman at safety as well as handling the Long snapping duties for the Herd. Spring of Dom’s Sophomore year, he suffered a neck injury that  sidelined him from competing at Marshall further. He sought a 2nd opinion and was cleared, transferred to

*Muskingum College where he went on to become an D3 Pre-Season All-American, 1st Team All-OAC playing 2 ways as a Safety, WR & handling the Punting duties as well as KR & PR.

*Works locally training long snappers and brings great vision and knowledge to the MyFootball Evaluation team. Dom and his wife Dana have 3 incredible daughters who are heavily involved in Volleyball and Soccer. Dom keeps his competitive edge by doing Spartan Races. He and his family reside in Ohio.

 

 

 

 

Coach Jim Vert – MFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*High School Varsity Football Coach for over 30 years. He is currently the Defensive Coordinator at West Valley High School in Cottonwood, California where he has been coaching for the last 25+ years winning numerous League and CIF Championships.

*Coach Vert’s Defense set numerous records this past season including posting 6 Shut Outs, holding 9 Teams under 100 yards rushing and forcing 49 Turnovers on the way to a 12-2 CIF Championship Season. Coach Vert played football at the Pop Warner, High School and Collegiate Levels before Knee Injuries cut his career short. He has been actively involved in College Recruiting and Player Evaluation for over 25 years and his passion is helping young people pursue their dreams and reach their Goals, Coach Vert has two Sons Jacob 27 and Joshua 25.

 

 

 

 

 

Chris AnzevinoMFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*Played Division 1 Football at Kent State University starting all 48 games in his college career. Early in Chris’s career he was the Center for Julian Edelman, QB Kent State, now New England Patriot Super Bowl winner.

*Signed with the Baltimore Ravens in 2012 to continue his playing career

*Arena League – Cleveland Gladiators.

*Chris and his family currently reside in Ohio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Markus Naves – CEO Versatility Sports Marketing Agency 

Coach Markus Naves – – MFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*Is A Grand Rapids, MI Native

*Division 1 Football Player Who Played At Both Central Michigan University (2002-2004) And Indiana State University (2004-2006). At CMU He Played Sparingly As A Redshirt Freshman Before Transferring To Indiana State Where He Started At WR For 2 Years Before Tearing His Achilles Ending His Playing Career.

*2007 He Began His Coaching Career At Grand Blanc High School (MI) Where He Spent 8 Years As The Varsity Wide Receivers Coach And Pass Game Coordinator. During His Time At Grand Blanc Markus Helped Over 45 Athletes Get Scholarship Offers At All NCAA, NAIA And Juco Levels.

*Coach Markus Has A Masters & Bachelors Degree In Sports Management & Marketing.

 

 

 

 

Chris Seigle – MFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*Coach Seigle has coached at Duquesne University, West Virginia Tech, Milford Academy, Florida International on Mario Cristobal’s staff, and Hampton University.

*Coach Seigle attended prep school at Milford before beginning his playing career at the University of Cincinnati. He transferred to Duquesne and saw action in six games before finishing his career at West Virginia Tech where he was a second team all-conference pick as a senior.

*Following a two-year stint in the American Indoor Football Association, Siegle embarked on his coaching career.  Chris and his wife Katie live with their 2 kids in Western PA.

 

 

 

 

 

Coach Harold WheelerMFE Elite Pro Day Talent Evaluator

*A four-year letter-winner at Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State),

*Coach Wheeler began his long college coaching career at Newberry after two years as a graduate assistant at Georgia. After departing Newberry,

*Coach Wheeler worked as an assistant coach at Furman, Ole Miss, Memphis, Washington State, Appalachian State, Houston, Northwestern State, and finished his career on staff at Newberry High School.

*Head Coach at Peru State to an NAIA Division II national championship in 1990 and spent three seasons piloting Western New Mexico to a 15-12 stretch that included a 7-3 season in his final year as a head coach.

*Coach Wheeler also served as Defensive Back coach at University of Texas under Mack Brown. Coach Wheeler currently resides in Missouri with his wife of 50+ years.

 

 

 

*The MFE Elite Pro Days & MyFootball Evaluation staff continue to grow its coaches currently working with coaches that assist with our evaluations and reside in California, Florida, Texas, Oklahoma and more!