Founder, Ray Jordan, succeeded as a high school student athlete at McDonogh 35 College Preparatory High School in New Orleans, LA. After high school, he pursued a career in the United States Air Force where he served 2001-2005 at Eglin AFB, Florida. After receiving an honorable discharge from the USAF, Ray enrolled as a student at Texas Southern University in Houston, TX. As a walk-on, Ray played inside and outside linebacker for TSU from 2005-2007.
He later completed his undergraduate degree in Sociology at University of North Texas, Texas after transferring from TSU. In the spring of 2020, Ray graduated with a Masters of Public Administration at the University of North Texas at Dallas. Ray was able to pursue his college education practically for free due to his earned scholarship as a college athlete and service in the military.
He wants to use his testimony and life lessons to give back to high school athletes by guiding them on their journey to graduating college debt-free.