THE REFREPS TEAM
"The most exciting companies create. They give us new ways of living, thinking, or doing business, many times solving a problem we didn't know we had." - Play Bigger
FOUNDER & CEO
"I got started with RefReps because I love officiating and have a passion for teaching. RefReps has given me a great opportunity to give back to the officiating community that has given me so much."
DIRECTOR OF OFFICIATING EDUCATION
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST
"Do unto others as they would do unto you, but do it first" - From a high school basketball coach
DR. DAVID PILLAR
"Helping grow officials and educating them on how they can get going the right way is a perfect intersection of my love for educating and officiating."
EDUCATION INTEGRATION & ADVANCEMENT SPECIALIST
"Our team is truly a team in every sense of the word. Together Each Accomplishes More. I’m proud of them all in different ways."
DIRECTOR OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
“When the game starts going to poop, you better get a shovel and start shoveling it out or you’re going to get covered up."
"Get comfortable with being uncomfortable” - Rafael Flores
DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS
VIDEO PRODUCTION SPECIALIST
"The future ain’t what it used to be." - Yogi Berra
DR. DAVID PIERCE
"I saw the vision while teaching my senior capstone class – and was blessed to meet Kyle and Mark who can make ideas come to life."
STRATEGIC INSIGHTS SPECIALIST
"If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough." - Mario Andretti
CLIENT SUCCESS SPECIALIST
"I see our team as, 'Five players on the floor functioning as one single unit: TEAM, TEAM TEAM, no one more important than the other.' - Coach Norman Dale"
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST
THE REFREPS INSTRUCTORS
BASEBALL REGULAR SEASON PACK 1
"The best way to start and develop your career as an umpire is to work games, watch video, and get your nose in the rulebook."
NCAA Division I College World Series umpire, Grady Smith
BASEBALL REGULAR SEASON PACK 2
"I always look for ways to give back, as a volunteer, a mentor, an educator; to help those that may just be starting out or looking to advance their officiating careers. I have had many who have helped me and continue to do so throughout my officiating career."
Little League World Series umpire, Phil King
BASKETBALL TRAINING CAMP
FLAG FOOTBALL TRAINING CAMP
"My philosophy of officiating is that while you need to develop a working knowledge of the rules of the game, and the mechanics— to improve your competence, the most impactful thing you can do for your success is to see plays and learn from them."
NCAA Division I football and basketball official, Nick Brigati
BASKETBALL WOMEN'S COLLEGE PACK 1
"RefReps helps officials solidify their foundation in an interactive way. It will allow you to actively participate in your own learning process and improve your basketball IQ."
NCAA Division 1 women's basketball official, Natosha Harris
BASKETBALL REGULAR SEASON PACK 1
"Officiating is a way of life for my family. This has taught me the importance of giving back by helping mentor the next generation of officials."
NCAA Division I basketball official, Kalei Enterline
BASKETBALL REGULAR SEASON
FOOTBALL REGULAR SEASON PACK 1
"I’ve dedicated much of my life to recruiting, training, and mentoring officials at all stages of their career. I believe it’s important to give back and ensure the next generation of sports officials is strong and well equipped for success."
Veteran high school football & basketball official, Andy Simpson
BASKETBALL MEN'S COLLEGE PACK 1
"Video is one of the best visual aids any official can use to train themselves. By repetitively seeing plays, and creating a memory bank to pull from, we can then train our mind to instinctively react due to our recall and recognition."
NCAA Division I basketball official, James Duke
FOOTBALL TRAINING CAMP PACKS 1&2
"I believe the officiating journey is a marathon, not a sprint. It’s important as you begin, and advance your officiating career, that you not be in a hurry. Take your time in your journey and learn as much as possible at each and every stop along the way."
Retired NFL official, Mark Baltz
SOFTBALL REGULAR SEASON & TRAINING CAMP PACK 1
"In the game of softball, we don’t always have the opportunity to be outside in the beautiful weather or to train on field. The best way to start and develop your career as a softball official is to see plays. "
NFHS & Little League softball umpire, Michelle DeRosa
WRESTLING TRAINING CAMP PACK 1
"As a mentor, it is crucial we recruit new young officials, and help them get the training and experience they need to become the next group of great officials. "
NCAA Division 1 & high school wrestling official, Bart Welch
FOOTBALL REGULAR SEASON PACK 2
"I feel that video is one of the greatest tools officials have access to in order to get better which is why RefReps is so great for us to use. We get to put ourselves into game situations from anywhere, at any time, to learn and get better!"
NCAA Division II National Championship Football Official, Greg Gompf
VOLLEYBALL TRAINING CAMP PACK 1
"My philosophy of officiating is to help officials reach their personal goals. I believe that no matter the level of sport you officiate, it is important to strive towards those goals during every match.That’s why I’m so excited about the impact RefReps can make on all our careers!
NFHS & NCAA Volleyball Official, Matt Knezevich