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DEONTE EPPS PORTFOLIO

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THE DUO: SPORTS AND STUFF PODCAST

Creator, Producer, Co-Host

Best friends Deonte Epps and Dane Beasley speak on not only all things sports and pop culture, but life experiences and the social climate of our society. Episodes available wherever you listen to podcasts.

Featured Guests:

  • Omar Craddock (USA Track & Field)

  • Derwin Graham (ESPN's "The Last Dance" Producer)

  • RJ Stern ("Last Chance U" Season 5)

  • Jay Bilas (ESPN Analyst)

  • Trey Wingo (Sports Personality)

  • Master Tesfastion (Bleacher Report, Host of "Untold Stories")

  • LaJethro Jenkins (Yahoo Sports, Co-Host of the "Jenkins and Jonez Podcast")

  • Brian Mazique (Forbes, Sports & Gaming Journalist)

  • Marcus Spears (ESPN Analyst)

  • John Mosley (ELAC Head Basketball Coach/Last Chance U: Basketball)

  • Robb Holland (American race car driver/Velocity 99 Diversity Initiative)

 
 
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Media

Meet Deonte Epps of The Duo: Sports and Stuff Podcast

 

Former Co-Host of "The Wrap-Up"

News Channel 25 Sports

 

RESUME

Professional Experience

November 2019 - Present

STAT CREW ASSISTANT, BAYLOR ATHLETICS

  • Assist with the recording of live statistics during men's and women's basketball games.

  • Communicate with team members to ensure accurate data recording. ​

July 2019 - Present

TEACHER, WACO ISD

Interpersonal Studies and Career Technology Instructor at Indian Spring Middle School

  • Train students in keyboarding and application of technical skills in a business environment

  • Enhance the understanding of writing, computing, communicating, and reasoning to students using emerging technologies

  • Incorporate essential principles of personal development, decision making, and adulthood into everyday into everyday lessons.

July 2018 - July 2019

TEACHER, BELTON ISD

Principles of Arts: Audio & Video Technology Instructor for Belton High School

  • Created engaging photography and film curriculum for ninth-grade students.

  • Developed students' technological knowledge to further their education and career goals.

  • Employed the use of emerging technologies and real-world application to enhance student understanding.

July 2017 - July 2018

TEACHER AND ATHLETIC DIRECTOR, CONNALLY ISD

Junior High Athletic Director

  • Coach and operations coordinator for football, basketball, and track & field.

Technology Applications instructor at Connally Junior High School​

  • Taught keyboarding, web coding, and Google suite applications to eighth-grade students

July 2016 - July 2017

TEACHER AND FOOTBALL COACH

Technology Teacher at Gateway High School and football assistant coach at Killeen High School

January 2014 - June 2016

SPORTS REPORTER, KXXV-TV NEWS CHANNEL 25

Sports Reporter, Photographer, Production Assistant 

  • Trained extensively on video editing software such as Final Cut Pro, and Adobe Suite applications

  • Reported on Baylor and Texas A&M athletics both in-studio and on site.

  • Co-anchored KXXV's high school football highlight show, "The Wrap-Up"

 
 

CERTIFICATIONS

Issued Feb 2020

NYU FUNDAMENTALS OF GLOBAL SPORTS MANAGEMENT

Fundamentals of Global Sports Management is six on-demand courses covering topics such as The Essence of Sports & Fandom, Sports Media & Marketing, Sports Data & Analytics, Global Sport Ecosystem, The Transformative Power of Sport, and Sports Innovation & Disruption.

August 2020 - August 2021

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

The Google Analytics Individual Qualification covers basic and advanced Google Analytics concepts. This includes: planning and principles; implementation and data collection; configuration and administration; conversion and attribution; and reports, metrics, and dimensions.
Credential ID 57676170

 
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GET IN TOUCH

(254) 338-6605

(Twitter/IG) @deppsrightsteps