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Kurt Fisher

Kirkland,WA

Summary

Goal-oriented Coach commended for providing personalized attention and professional fitness instruction to athletes. Seasoned in preparing athletes for competitions and counseling on health and eating habits. Recognized for boosting morale and self-confidence to inculcate spirit of teamwork.

Enthusiastic Coach highly effective at imparting successful strategies for sports, education, team collaboration and personal achievement. Patient individual willing to work with athletes of all skill levels. Consistent winning record across career history.

Committed job seeker with a history of meeting company needs with consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

Overview

25
25
years of professional experience
1
1
Certification

Work History

Head High School JVC Coach and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach

The Overlake School
Redmond , WA
2023.10 - Current
  • Created individualized plans and monitored progress of athletes towards set objectives.
  • Mentored team members in order to build confidence and foster a supportive environment.
  • Supervised student athletes off the field by providing academic support when needed.
  • Coordinated logistics such as scheduling transportation for away games or tournaments.
  • Implemented team practice, meeting and game schedules and communicated important information to players, staff and families.

14u Head Coach

Global Basketball Club/AAU
Kirkland , WA
2022.10 - Current
  • Developed and implemented practice plans to ensure team success.
  • Organized and managed rosters, schedules, and travel arrangements for athletes.
  • Served as a mentor for student-athletes on the team by providing guidance in academics, athletics, and personal development.
  • Analyzed opponents' strengths and weaknesses in order to build effective game plans.

Head Middle School Ultimate Coach

The Overlake School
Redmond , WA
2022.03 - Current
  • Established clear benchmarks for performance and monitored individual and team progress.
  • Communicated with coaches and athletes to discuss tournaments, competitions and other events.
  • Adjusted coaching techniques to meet athlete needs and address strengths and weaknesses.
  • Educated athletes in rules, strategies, sportsmanship and performance principles.

Substitute Teacher and AP Proctor

The Overlake School
Redmond , WA
2022.03 - Current
  • Provided instruction and guidance to students in the absence of a regular teacher.
  • Maintained accurate records of student performance, attendance, and behavior.
  • Encouraged positive behavior among students through effective communication techniques.
  • Administered tests and assessments according to school guidelines.
  • Provided feedback on assignments or projects given by the regular teacher.

Founder and CEO

Fisher Partners
Buffalo , NY
2009.06 - Current
  • Developed and implemented a comprehensive business plan to launch the company.
  • Oversaw all aspects of operations including product development, marketing, sales, customer service and finance.
  • Implemented process changes aimed at increasing efficiency while reducing costs.
  • Coordinated and directed budget and financial operations to increase efficiency and maximize investments.

English and Humanities Instructor

Brightmont Academy
Redmond , WA
2022.09 - 2023.10
  • Provided individualized instruction to students to improve their academic performance.
  • Assessed student progress through tests and quizzes in order to evaluate understanding of course material.
  • Maintained accurate records of attendance, grades and assessments for all students in the course.
  • Utilized multimedia technologies such as audio-visual equipment, computers or video projectors when teaching classes.
  • Employed variety of teaching styles to respond to needs of diverse learners.

Head JVC and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach

Woodinville High School
Woodinville , WA
2022.10 - 2023.05
  • Analyzed performance data to identify areas of improvement for individuals or teams.
  • Developed practice plans tailored to individual needs as well as team development requirements.
  • Researched opponents' strengths and weaknesses prior to games in order devise effective game plans.
  • Mentored and encouraged youth to develop strong work ethic by being positive role model and regularly practicing skills.
  • Implemented team practice, meeting and game schedules and communicated important information to players, staff and families.
  • Monitored student athlete academic performance through grade checking and boosted results with study hall and techniques.

Head Middle School Basketball Coach

The Overlake School
Redmond , WA
2021.10 - 2022.04
  • Mentored players in developing individual skills such as shooting, passing, dribbling, and rebounding.
  • Encouraged positive behavior both on and off the court by setting clear expectations for team members.
  • Coordinated with parents to discuss their children's progress in basketball activities.
  • Demonstrated good sportsmanship at all times when interacting with opposing teams and referees.

Varsity Assistant Coach and Lead Scout

Lakeside School
Seattle , WA
2020.10 - 2022.04
  • Developed scouting reports on upcoming opponents, including strengths and weaknesses analysis.
  • Collaborated with other coaches to develop effective offensive and defensive strategies.
  • Evaluated individual player performances during games, providing constructive criticism when necessary.
  • Attended coaching staff meetings to discuss strategy and review game film from previous matches.

Head Middle School Basketball Coach

Lakeside School
Seattle , WA
2018.10 - 2022.04
  • Organized team practices, drills, and game strategies to ensure success on the court.
  • Mentored players in developing individual skills such as shooting, passing, dribbling, and rebounding.
  • Encouraged positive behavior both on and off the court by setting clear expectations for team members.
  • Coordinated with parents to discuss their children's progress in basketball activities.

Assistant Middle School Basketball Coach

Lakeside School
Seattle , WA
2018.10 - 2022.01
  • Organized team practices, drills, and game strategies to ensure success on the court.
  • Mentored players in developing individual skills such as shooting, passing, dribbling, and rebounding.
  • Encouraged positive behavior both on and off the court by setting clear expectations for team members.
  • Coordinated with parents to discuss their children's progress in basketball activities.

Founder and CEO

Plus One Capital, LLC
Seattle
2010.01 - 2019.01
  • Developed and implemented a comprehensive business plan to launch the company.
  • Oversaw all aspects of operations including product development, marketing, sales, customer service and finance.
  • Recruited, hired and trained staff members to ensure that operational goals were met.
  • Identified potential partnerships to expand the reach of the business.
  • Increased credibility and client awareness by developing marketing collateral and presentations and public relations campaigns.

Founder and CEO

Gibraltar, LLC
Seattle
1999.01 - 2010.01
  • Oversaw all aspects of operations including product development, marketing, sales, customer service and finance.
  • Built relationships with key stakeholders in industry associations to promote brand visibility.
  • Developed strategic initiatives to increase market share and revenue growth.
  • Managed day-to-day activities across multiple departments within the organization.
  • Devised organizational vision, mission and foundational structure to facilitate early growth.
  • Hired, trained and mentored 50 staff members to maximize productivity.

Education

MEd - Athletics Coaching And Administration

Northcentral University
San Diego, CA
2022-09

BA - English-Writing

Denison University
Granville, OH
01.1988

Ellicottville Central School
Ellicottville, NY
01.1984

Skills

  • Recruitment
  • Performance Evaluation
  • Operations Management
  • Schedule Oversight
  • Media Relations
  • Event Scheduling
  • Team Development
  • Staff Development
  • Program Leadership
  • Facility Maintenance
  • Agenda Planning
  • Team Training
  • Academic Assistance
  • Student Monitoring
  • Written Documentation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Building Relationships
  • Sales Coaching
  • Asset Management
  • Athlete Development
  • Energetic Personality
  • Personable and Friendly
  • Articulate Communication Skills
  • Technology Integration
  • Motivational Techniques
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Compliance Management
  • Excellent Sales Skills

Certification

  • National Federation of High Schools (NFHS), NFHS Coach Level 2, 09/2023
  • Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA), Approved High School Basketball Coach, 08/2023
  • Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association (WIBCA), Member, 10/2021
  • First Aid and CPR Renewal, 02/2023
  • Covid Vaccine Completed, Moderna, 04/2021
  • Covid Vaccine Booster, Moderna, 11/2021

Pronouns

He, Him

Other Information

  • Andrews McMeel Publishing, Poetry Manuscript Submitted, 03/2023
  • Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Teaching Certificate Applied with Pearson, 05/2023

Affiliations

  • Accomplished Motor Racer
  • Poet
  • Film Buff
  • Literature Fan
  • 4.0 GPA MEd

References

References available upon request.

Timeline

Head High School JVC Coach and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach

The Overlake School
2023.10 - Current

14u Head Coach

Global Basketball Club/AAU
2022.10 - Current

Head JVC and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach

Woodinville High School
2022.10 - 2023.05

English and Humanities Instructor

Brightmont Academy
2022.09 - 2023.10

Head Middle School Ultimate Coach

The Overlake School
2022.03 - Current

Substitute Teacher and AP Proctor

The Overlake School
2022.03 - Current

Head Middle School Basketball Coach

The Overlake School
2021.10 - 2022.04

Varsity Assistant Coach and Lead Scout

Lakeside School
2020.10 - 2022.04

Head Middle School Basketball Coach

Lakeside School
2018.10 - 2022.04

Assistant Middle School Basketball Coach

Lakeside School
2018.10 - 2022.01

Founder and CEO

Plus One Capital, LLC
2010.01 - 2019.01

Founder and CEO

Fisher Partners
2009.06 - Current

Founder and CEO

Gibraltar, LLC
1999.01 - 2010.01

MEd - Athletics Coaching And Administration

Northcentral University

BA - English-Writing

Denison University

Ellicottville Central School
  • National Federation of High Schools (NFHS), NFHS Coach Level 2, 09/2023
  • Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA), Approved High School Basketball Coach, 08/2023
  • Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association (WIBCA), Member, 10/2021
  • First Aid and CPR Renewal, 02/2023
  • Covid Vaccine Completed, Moderna, 04/2021
  • Covid Vaccine Booster, Moderna, 11/2021
Kurt Fisher