Jordan Lawley

Jordan Lawley was a four-year starter at UC San Diego, where he led his team to their first ever NCAA tournament berth while becoming UC’s all-time scoring leader, making the most field goals, free throws, and highest field goal percentage in school history. Upon finishing his collegiate career, averaging 21ppg and being named an NCAA All-American and Daktronics West Coast Player of the Year, Jordan played professional basketball in Mexico (16ppg) and New Zealand (18ppg), and was selected by Nike in 2014 as one of the top 16 players in the world to play in Barcelona, Spain for the Nike Summer is Serious II game. Now, as a professional skills trainer, he has found his stride with a training technique that is unrivaled in the industry. He has travelled all over the U.S. to work with and train countless pros in the NBA, overseas (FIBA), WNBA, and thousands of Middle School and High School hoopers all around the world teaching them the most efficient and effective ways to take their game to the next level!

Tony Johnson

 Pro Skills Trainer (San Diego, CA)
Sacramento native. Won 2 Section Championships at Folsom High School, Played collegiate  basketball career at Division 1 school, Lafayette College in Pennsylvania as 4 year starter. Won the Lou Henson Award for College National Player of the Week during Senior Year. Took Lafayette College to 3 Conference Championships in 4 years. Played professional basketball overseas in Holland, Eurochallenge team throughout Europe, and also in Mexico. Strengths as a basketball trainer: stressing the importance of changing speeds, direction, and pace with incredible sense of detail by teaching proper footwork and body control. Tapping into the mental aspect of the game as far as maintaining confidence and becoming more knowledgable of the game itself along with addressing importance of training at game speed and staying one step ahead of their opponent.

Ced Middleton

With a Master’s degree in Sports Science and Exercise Physiology, Middleton brings his knowledge to Proactive. As a former collegiate basketball player at the University of Akron, Middleton specializes in basketball strength and conditioning. His background includes coaching professionally in the Phillipines, Akron University and Impact Basketball, which is home to the top NBA athletes. Personally Middleton was the MAC Basketball 6th Man of the Year in 2007 and a 1000 Point Scorer for the University of Akron.

Tony Vasaturo- Director of Basketball Operations/Skills Trainer 

Tony Vasaturo (Irvine/San Diego, CA): A five-year Division 1 Men’s Basketball Coach, working both at The University of Connecticut (UConn) at The University of Central Florida, has worked with some of the top minds in basketball over the years. At such a young age, Tony has worked with present and former NBA & NCAA greats such as Kevin Ollie, Brendan Suhr, Doc Rivers, Kevin Eastman, Donnie Jones, and many more! As part of his coaching journey, Tony has worked alongside other great Men’s Basketball collegiate staffs such as Syracuse, Stanford, University of San Francisco and many more. Tony has also traveled the country working and administering hundreds of basketball camps with top organizations such as Point Guard College Basketball and Coaching U Live! Alongside his six-year college coaching career (Tony also coached one year at the Division 3 level), he finished his Masters Degree in Sports and Exercise Science and even played college football. Through his experiences and studies, Tony brings a unique presence understanding multiple movement patterns, injury prevention techniques, and an expertise in strength and conditioning, all to help benefit your growth! Now, as a professional skills trainer, he has found his stride with a training technique that is truly one-of-a-kind!

Drew Morcos – PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, DNSP, ATC, CSCS, FAAOMPT

Drew Morcos, is the Owner and President of MOTUS Specialists Physical Therapy, Inc. in Newport Beach. Dr. Drew not only works with the weekend warrior, amateur and professional athlete, but for those who want to prevent pain and reduce the risk of injury to perform better. MOTUS’ approach is to find the source of the pain and treat it with a movement based approach including cutting edge equipment and developmental kinesiology, starting with movement patterns from the ground up. He has experience working with the top professional athletes in the NBA including Karl-Anthony Towns, Stanley Johnson, Josh Childress, Corey Maggette, Cuttino Mobley, and is currently the personal physical therapist for Carmelo Anthony. He is also asked to fly around the country to work with premiere athletes such as those in the NFL including Russell Wilson, Antonio Brown and Geno Smith. He also has experience with Andre Berto – professional boxer, Eva Marie – professional wrestler and Steve Johnson – professional tennis, to name a few. Prior to opening his own clinic, Dr. Drew was the Director of Rehabilitation at the University of Southern California-Athletic Medicine Department. He continues to serve as an Adjunct Instructor of Clinical Physical Therapy for the Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy. He earned a B.S. in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic Training (ATC) from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from USC in 2007 followed by completion of a residency in Orthopaedics (OCS) and a fellowship in Sports Physical Therapy (SCS). He has experience as an certified athletic trainer and physical therapist in Division 1 Athletics, NFL, USA and AVP Beach Volleyball and the World’s Strongest Man Competition. He is on the board of context experts to design item questions for the Sports Clinical Specialist exam. He served as the clinical instructor for the USC Division 1 Sports Residency program. He is also a clinical instructor for the Kaiser Permanente Sports Fellowship program. Dr. Drew has published articles in the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT), New York Post, ESPN and Muscle and Fitness Magazine. He has presented educational sessions for the APTA’S Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) since 2014. He has been trained through approaches from top medical professionals such as Professor Vladimir Janda and Professor Vaclav Vojta. He has years of experience in Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) and is also a certified practitioner (DNSP) in 2015.

Chelsey Lowe

Chelsey grew up in Yorba Linda, California competing in all types of sports with an emphasis on volleyball. She continued to play competitive volleyball (indoor and beach) throughout college at UC Santa Barbara, receiving All-American Honors and majoring in Global and International Studies. While at UCSB her coach made her try yoga. Physically, it helped her volleyball game by preventing injury, though the real benefit was the psychological aspect of yoga. Mentally, it helped with the stress of college sports, athletics and life in general. Yoga has become her passion and has transformed her outlook in  life as a whole. Chelsey loves to work with people of all ages and her favorite part of teaching is the ability to connect and help others on and off their mat. In 2013, she completed her 200 Hour Certification through Core Power Yoga, along with  Yoga Sculpt, Bootcamp, Pilates, Lagree Certified, SUP Yoga Certified, and Spin Certified. She specializes with athletes and works with teams such as USA Volleyball, Cal State Fullerton Athletics, UC Irvine Athletics, Concordia University, and professional athletes of all types. Chelsey is a Lululemon Ambassador and her hobbies include traveling, hiking, beach volleyball, snowboarding, reading, her dog and of course, yoga. 

     

    Chris Fanous

    Chris Fanous- Director of Digital Marketing and Social Media 

    Chris Fanous is a Social Media Marketing Director with a strong focus in Copywriting, Influencer Management and Brand Development. Chris is a University of Maryland graduate with a Bachelor’s in Marketing and Management. With a passion and expertise in the Basketball industry, Chris has boosted growth by more than double for Jordan Lawley and his social media following. He continues to achieve further growth by recording and editing story-driven, engaging content through TikTok, Instagram, and Snapchat campaigns.

    His experience working in a variety of industries from Print Marketing to Home Decor and Real Estate, has honed his specialty in Content Strategy and establishing a brand identity. 

    Working with renowned basketball trainers, players and influencers is what he loves about his position. With ambitions to start his own Basketball Social Media agency, Chris continues to work with clients on their SEO, social media advertising, copywriting, and brand management.

    Chris is an avid Lakers fan who embodies the “Mamba Mentality” through his craft. He enjoys singing, playing guitar and creating video game content in his free time. 

    Chris is based in Irvine, CA and can be contacted at christopherfanous@yahoo.com or on LinkedIn.

       

      Alan Nafarrete – Advisory Board Member

      Alan Nafarrete is the owner of Blendlogic Consulting Agency in Atlanta GA. Alan is a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology where he majored in Biomedical Engineering. Alan worked in the medical field industry as a Programmer/Analyst then went on to consult in Business Intelligence for 5 years.

      Alan has been involved with Jordan’s Lawley’s brand by helping to create the digital marketing systems that allow users to access Jordan’s content in a streamlined matter.  These strategies have helped with the successful launch of various product launches with Sales Funnels, Email Marketing and Paid Advertising Strategies.

      Alan spends his time playing basketball, consulting with business owners and helping fitness brands implement digital marketing strategies to stop trading time for money.

      He specializes in helping owners in the following ways:

      • Breakdown successful sales systems and how users can leverage it in their business
      • Create systems for fitness brands to generate leads
      • Help users create revenue  streams with digital assets