Board of Directors
Chairman - Founder
Oscar McBride is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame (’94) where he was a four year football letter winner under Coach Lou Holtz. After playing in the NFL, Oscar received a Masters degree in Coaching, Athletic Administration and Exercise Science from Concordia University and is currently pursuing his doctorate in education. Oscar is Chairman of the Fit4Life Youth Foundation (www.fit4lifeyouth.org), a California non-profit organization. This foundation operates various programs including Relentless Sports and Red Zone Youth Passing League* which are dedicated to youth fitness, wellness and character development.
Fit4Life is also involved in international and community outreach. During the summer of 2010, Oscar traveled to Uganda and visited several of Uganda’s Catholic Schools and parishes where he mentored young people while using sport (American flag football) as the relational platform. Currently Oscar coaches varsity football at Servite High School and in 2011 was awarded the coveted “Double Goal” Coach Award by the Positive Coaching Alliance presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance.
A published author, Oscar released “Relentless Wisdom” in the spring of 2011. “Relentless Wisdom” although profound takes an objective yet satirical look at a sport as it impacts the cognitive and social development of today’s youth. Oscar’s blog: http://askoscarmcbride.blogspot.com is a sounding board for character coaching, parental guidance and student-athlete development.
Oscar is a member of the National Positive Coaching Alliance, the National Federation of State High School Associations, the Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association, the American Football Coaches Association, the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, World Class Speakers & Entertainers Bureau, Denver Speakers Bureau, the Notre Dame Alumni Club of Orange County, the Notre Dame Monogram Club and the NFL Alumni Association(877) 660-4567 Toll Free
Mary is a 1993 graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a 1996 graduate of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. Mary currently resides in Southern California where she is a litigation defense attorney for a national firm.
Mary has a passion for youth sports and has spent countless hours coaching girls’ basketball, among other sports. As the former Athletic Director for St. Catharine School in Columbus Mary became a Certified Trainer for Notre Dame’s Play Like a Champion Today Sports as Ministry Program. Mary stays actively involved with the local Notre Dame Club and is a member of several professional organizations.(877) 660-4567 Toll Free
Executive Board Member
Eric graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1992 and from the Tulane University School of Medicine in 1996. Eric has lived in New Orleans since completing medical school where he is the CEO of Research MDs Family Practice and Clinical Research Center.
Eric currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Southeast Region of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. In addition, he is the Chairman of the Board of Advisors for the Boys & Girls Clubs NFL-YET Center in New Orleans. Eric co-founded and directs the Broadmoor Basketball Association, a basketball program for at-risk youth.(877) 660-4567 Toll Free