•Created and then managed the fitness and sports training programs
•Design and implementation of all annual and seasonal sports performance programming for clientele ranging in age and ability from beginner to professional and Olympic caliber
•Design and implementation of all post-therapeutic exercise prescription
•Responsibilities included; hiring and supervising all sports training and fitness staff, preparing annual budgets, creation and coordination of all marketing strategies and their resulting actions for both the fitness center and physical therapy clinic
•Coordinated and conducted all monthly community education lecture series (sports psychology, sports nutrition, athletic performance, fitness, injury prevention, etc.)
•Maintenance of web-site to ensure all current facilities, amenities and program descriptions and costs were current
•Additional experience includes serving as a performance consultant for numerous high school & college football programs/camps in addition to several NFL, MLB, and NBA athletes.
Past Job Experience
A former strength and conditioning coach at Iowa State and Drake Universities and has trained top professional athletes from the NFL, NBA and MLB in addition to Olympic competitors and more. Also served as the sports training director for a world-class health club and specialized physical therapy practice, working directly with a vast array of athletes from beginners to Olympians and professionals. In addition, he was worked as a strength and conditioning coordinator for numerous national, professionally affiliated and independent sports teams. An award-winning trainer and leader, Shawn holds numerous credentials and is a popular speaker and writer for the industry.
Shawn’s history of success includes molding several 1st round draft picks in the NFL (Logan Mankins – NE Patriots, Ryan Clady – Denver Broncos), NBA (Danny Granger – Indiana Pacers, J.R. Giddens – Boston Celtics, Nick Young - Washington Wizards, Jason Smith – Philadelphia 76’ers, Adam Morrison – Charlotte Bobcats) and MLB (Mike Moustakas – KC Royals, Matt Dominguez – Florida Marlins).
At the 2008 NFL Combine, Coach Dassie helped produce 24 top 10 results with at least one in every testing category. Shawn also has produced 7 of the top 20 pro day 40 yard dash times in the country and the 3 highest vertical jumps in the history of the NBA Pre-Draft Camp.
BS - Exercise and Sports Science
MS - Exercise and Sports Science
NSCA - CSCS
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