Dre De La Peza
Dre De La Peza is a Senior Training Manager with Up2Us Sports. Prior to stepping into his current role, Dre served as the LA-based Coach Program Manager for one year. Previously, Dre worked as a Program Manager with City Year LA supporting a team of AmeriCorps members through a year of service in Watts and was the Program Director for America SCORES LA, a non-profit after-school program that uses soccer, poetry, and service learning to help youth become engaged in their health, education, and community. Dre received his BA in Sociology from Santa Clara University and is a proud AmeriCorps VISTA alumnus.
Up2Us Sports is the nation’s leading trainer, researcher, and developer of sports-based youth development content. Training participants learn strategies for using sport to promote physical activity, healthy living, and good decision-making, as well as best practices for creating meaningful mentoring relationships with youth. Up2Us Sports workshops are highly interactive, informed by the latest research, and designed to generate immediate and long-term results.