SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes

Our Team

SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes (S4EA) was founded by a group of coaches, parents, volunteers, and community members who determined that there was a need for a community-based sports program for athletes with and without developmental disabilities in San Diego County. Many in this group have 10, 20, or more years of experience serving the needs of people with developmental disabilities.

Leading SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes are:

Walter - Executive Director
Walter Jackson: Executive Director
Clara - Associate Director
Clara Downes: Associate Director

Athlete Council (2018-19)

PresidentIsaac Hernandez
Vice PresidentMcKenzie Cox-Crossley
TreasurerSam O'Brien
SecretaryJoe Salas-Alvarez
Sergeant–At–ArmsTravon Bean

Board of Directors (2017-18)

PresidentTamara Ahrens (Gilbane)
Vice PresidentWillard 'Doc' Howard (Retired)
TreasurerSkip Covell (National Certified)
Past PresidentJerry Harris (Attorney, Real Estate Broker)
Members–At–LargeNicole Alvarez (San Diego Unified School District)
Isaac Hernandez (Athlete Council President)
Randy Levinson (The Shamrock Group)
Kathy Nelson (Group Home Owner)
Kenyetta Pete (The Arc of San Diego & Athlete Representative)
Matt Stickley (Geneva Financial)

Graphic Designer: Mary E. Cunningham

The S4EA Board of Directors meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every odd numbered month at 6pm at the SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes office (9575 Aero Drive #B, San Diego, CA 92123) as follows in 2018: January 10, March 14, May 9, July 11, September 12, November 14.

The S4EA Executive Committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every even numbered month at noon at the SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes office (9575 Aero Drive #B, San Diego, CA 92123) as follows in 2018: February 14, April 11, June 13, August 8, October 10, December 12.

The following are S4EA Policies as approved by the S4EA Board of Directors:

S4EA Whistleblower Policy
S4EA Code of Conduct
S4EA Fair Play

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