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WFA Staff

Sheena Lister | FOUNDER, CEO

Height/Weight: Small but mighty
Born: 2/13/1985 Calgary, Canada
College: Northern Arizona University, Concordia University (BA), University of San Francisco (MA)
Athletic Career: High School Volleyball,  Division I  Tennis, Crossfit, Flag Football – Iron Tails
Professional Career: 10+ Years Sport Mgmt Professional

As WFA's founder Sheena is passionate about redefining the workplace and reenergizing adult sports by delivering authentic team sports experiences to companies and their employee-athletes.

Jessica Amortegui | Leadership coach

Height/Weight: Short/not strong enough 
Born: 3/17/1977 Rochester, New York
College: Dartmouth College (BA), Cornell University  (MS-Organizatonal Behavior), University of Pennsylvania (MS-Positive Psychology)
Athletic Career: Division I Soccer, Orange Theory, Fitness,  Rollerblading, Family Bike Rides
Professional Career: 15+ Years in Leadership Development

As WFA's resident leadership adviser, Jessica is passionate about delivering development experiences that help people find more meaning, connection, and joy in their personal and professional lives. 

Thomas Advent | League manager + asst coach

Height/Weight: 6'1" + "lanky"
Born: 6/16/1993 Cleveland, Ohio
College: Kent State University (BA)
Athletic Career: High school basketball/baseball, Kent State Intramural basketball/softball champion
Professional Career: 20+ years watching ESPN, Physical Therapy Clinic Coordinator 

Thomas hopes to maximize our athlete's experience with in-depth statistical analysis during gameplay. When given the opportunity, he also loves to "rock the mic" to create the ultimate fan experience.

BEnedict glynn | operations whiz/Resident DJ

Height/Weight: 6'5" 250lb
Born: 7/7/1987 Newcastle, UK
College: University of Kent (BA+MA)
Athletic Career: Rugby - London Irish U18; Basketball - President of; University Basketball Club, Starting Forward; Swimming - 50M badge, 100M badge, 200M badge.
Professional Career: Cloud Computing Specialist @ Google

Benedict is passionate about the transformative capabilities of sport for all ages, and cannot wait to engage adults in continued sporting development. 

WFA Coaches

Name: Jonathan Zoob
Playing Experience: High School, AAU State Champion
Coaching Experience:  Basketball Coach: AAU Head Coach (10-17), Creighton University Camp Coach, Harlem Globe Trotters Camp Coach
Day Job: Sales Director @ Text Recruit
Coaching Philosophy: Preperation->Effort->Execution
All Time Favorite Player: Kenny Anderson
Fun Fact: Born on Friday the 13th and son's name is Jordan...
WFA Team: Logitech

Name: Jasmine Hamilton
Playing experience: High School Varsity, College
Coaching Experience: Youth Basketball (High School)
Day Job: Broadcast Associate at Pac-12 Networks
Coaching Philosophy: Practice how you play
All Time Favorite Player: Kobe and Shaq
Fun Fact:  Professional Skim Boarder
WFA Team: Google II

Name: DeUndrae Perteete
Playing Experience: 20 years playing experience  from Highschool--Div I college -- Pro
Coaching Experience:  Youth -- Pro. Owner of ABA Professional team, Oakland Bayhawks
Coaching Philosophy:  Coach to player's strengths
All Time Favorite Player: Kobe Bryant
Favorite Food: Italian
WFA Team: MLB and Google I

Name: Danny Ourian
Playing Experience: High School Varsity, Team Manager at Wesleyan
Coaching Experience: Basketball Coach: Peace Players International, New York Knicks Camps,  John Jay College (Asst), College Prep School, Oakland (Head Coach)
Coaching Philosophy: Focus on the process and the areas you can control-attitude, effort, focus. The rest will follow. 
Day Time Job: Masters student of Sport Psychology at JFK University 
All Time Favorite Player: Patrick Ewing
Fun Fact: Cross dominant aka mixed handed
WFA Team: Salesforce

Name: Josh Babbidge
Playing experience: High School Varsity, College
Coaching Experience: High School, AAU, College Athletes
Coaching Philosophy
All Time Favorite Player: 
WFA Team: Sojern

Name: Cornell Carter
Playing experience: High School Varsity, Navy
Coaching Experience: High School, AAU, College Athletes
Coaching Philosophy: Pressure Defense, Quality Shot Selection. “Play harder, play smarter and be tougher than your opponent on every possession and you will win”. 
All Time Favorite Player: Magic Johnson
WFA Team: Tesla