East Orlando Junior Predators
Youth Football Board Members
Shawn Siepler – Founding Board Member & President
Shawn Seipler is the Founder and Executive Director of Clean the World, a global non-profit with the goal of preventing millions of deaths caused by acute respiratory infection and diarrheal disease through the distribution of recycled hotel soap and bottled amenities to impoverished people around the world. In just three years Clean the World has distributed 17 million bars of soap and hygiene kits to children and families across the United States and in 70 countries worldwide. Shawn has been featured on CBS Evening News, CNN, Fox News, National Geographic, The Washington Post and NPR. He also was selected among the “40 Under 40” people to watch by Connect magazine.
In the community, Shawn serves on as Public Relations Director on the Florida Youth Football and Cheer League (FYFCL) Executive Board, the Executive Committee for the Orlando Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and he sits on the City of Orlando’s Sustainability Task Force. As an Advisory Board member for amaZulu, he actively participates in the Athena PowerLink Program at Rollins College, which encourages and empowers woman-led businesses. Shawn, and his wife Jenn, have four children, including a son and two daughters that actively participate in the Junior Predator Football and Cheer Programs.
Randy Wise – Vice President
Lisa Ocasio – Registration / Merchandise
Erica Ladd – Founding Board Member & Cheer Director
Erica Ladd is a working mother with three beautiful children. Erica was born and raised in Orlando, FL and feels that she should give back to the community that has always supported her. Professionally, she works for a nationally recognized medical supply company as the Inventory Control Manager. She has experience with many different types of youth events and previously was a cheer coordinator for a local football league. Erica also serves a board member for the Florida Youth Football and Cheer League (FYFCL).
Tom Abdo – Football Commissioner / Director
Committee Youth Football Board Members
Dennis Ocasio – Founding Board Member, Marketing/Communications Director and Webmaster
Dennis Ocasio is Chief Creative Officer at Ocasio Consulting, LLC, one of East Orlando’s top online marketing and graphic design firms catering to start-ups and non-profit organizations. He is also the Director of Branding & Creative Services for Clean the World, a global non-profit organization located in Orlando, Fl. As a founding member of the East Orlando Junior Predators organization, Dennis is committed to mentoring by developing character and teaching the principles of football to the youth of East Orlando.
As an assistant defensive coordinator, Dennis helped coach the 8u EOJP team to a 2013 FYFCL South Division title. The team advanced to the AAU Nationals tournament placing in the Final Four, as the lone standing team from Florida.
Andre Dobson – Faith Football Advisor
Faith Christian Academy’s Head Coach Andre Dobson was born in Bremerton, Washington to Assemblies of God missionaries Dwight and Anita Dobson. Coach Dobson grew up in Calcutta, India and Cairo, Egypt. Dobson graduated high school from Bellingham High School in Bellingham, Washington and then attended Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri where he was a four year letterman for the Evangel Crusader football team as a running back. After college he taught and coached in the public school system for three years before being asked to return to Evangel University to be the first ever football graduate assistant. After receiving his Masters in Education, he has taught and coached in Christian private schools for the last 8 years in Washington, California, and Florida. All together coach Dobson has 16 years of football coaching experience and 13 years of teaching experience. Coach Dobson has coached 58 All-Conference players, 7 All-State players, 6 District Players of the Year, and was named Florida Athletic Coaches Association 1A District 14 Coach of the Year in 2009.
Lonzo Caves – Faith Youth Sports Advisor
Ashlee Foster Secretary
Darrell Harbin – Orlando Predators Advisor
Ann Prohaska – Treasurer
Ken Bradshaw – Corporate Fundraising
Dr. Andrew Rumbaugh – School Administrator / FCA
Melissa Henry – Booster President
Shalonda Demonia – Volunteer Coordinator
Yanis Gonzalez – Assistant Cheer Director
Coach Shawn Hardiman – Football Coordinator
Claudia Wise – Cheer Manager
Jenn Seipler – Cheer Manager
Frank Duran – Recruiting Director
Malarea Robinson – Cheer Coordinator
Mollee Zemel – Asst. Cheer Coordinator
Jen Morales – Cheer Manager
Wayne Henry – Game Day Chair