Dre De La Peza, Senior Training Manager, UP2US
This highly interactive and informed session highlights the latest research on youth and sports as UP2US Sports is the nation’s leading trainer, researcher and developer of sports-based youth development content. The session also teaches tactics for immediate and long-term results. Participant takeaways: 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.
Dre De La Peza
Dre De La Peza is a Senior Training Manager with UP2US Sports. Mr. De La Peza also worked as a Program Manager with City Year LA supporting a team of AmeriCorps members and a Program Director for America SCORES LA, a non-profit after-school program that uses soccer, poetry and service learning to help engage youth in their health, education and community. Mr. De La Peza has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Santa Clara University and is an AmeriCorps VISTA alumnus.