- CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
- CrossFit Lesson Planning Certificate
- Level 2 Assessment Certificate
- CrossFit Programming Certificate
- CrossFit Scaling Certificate
- CrossFit Spot The Flaw Certificate
- Strongman Certificate
JD found his passion for health and fitness years ago in junior high football offseason, He has always enjoyed lifting weights and pushing his physical limits. After college football, he graduated from Texas State University in 2007 with a degree in Kinesiology and then pursued other endeavors until he found CrossFit in May 2012. JD has been coaching CrossFit since 2017 and really enjoys sharing his passion for health and fitness with others.