Meet The Team

Jimmy Kibble

CEO & President
Jimmy Kibble is a former professional athlete having played in the NFL preseason, NFL Europe, Arena Football and arenafootball2 Leagues. Jimmy was fortunate to play college football for Virginia Tech under Frank Beamer, played in the 2000 BSC National Championship, was invited to the 2000 Hula Bowl, NFL Combine and received numerous accolades throughout his career.

Jimmy founded Beyond Sports, LLC in 2007, and saw the need to create the National Scouting Combine in 2010 to help serve athletes with an event that actually delivered on its promises. He created the only company to provide the same authentic and expert combine testing for all levels of competition which includes male and female athletes.

In 2015 Jimmy founded the BSN Foundation to provide the same type of professional testing to youth and high school athletes nationwide.

In 2016 Jimmy began developing the proprietary grading scale to help identify the absolute best athletes participating and performing in the combines with the goal to provide personnel at the next level with valuable and comprehensive reporting to assist in making better recruiting and scouting decision.

12 years later, the National Scouting Combine continues to advance and help athletes by providing exposure and opportunity for both men and women with US Olympic Sports, Pro Rugby, WWE, and more.

James E. Kibble

Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kibble brings approximately 27 years of federal law enforcement experience, and 20+ years of managerial expertise in the corporate sector. Mr. Kibble also serves as Chief Financial Officer and Director of Field Operations for Professional Risk Management, Inc.

Derek Raynes

Chief Operating Officer
Derek Raynes, a former HS athlete, gained an Involvement Scholarship to the Univ. of Charleston where he attained a BS in Sports Medicine /Athletic Training in 2002. In 2009 Derek attained his MS in Athletic Training/Performance Enhancement from Cal-PA along with Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) certification from the NASM.

Jay Wilson

Director of Player Personnel
Jay has been a player and coach for 50 years. Jay played soccer at Radford University. After a tour of duty with the USMC, he then kicked in the USFL, had several tryouts with NFL teams, then began coaching high school football, wrestling & soccer in 1989. Jay is also a consultant with Wheeling Jesuit University for their kickers.

David "DJ" Daniels

Director of Football Operations
​DJ played football for Tennessee State University. Spent 4 years in the CFL, 5 years of Indoor and Outdoor Football as a player. Has 30 years of managing and coaching football. He also officiates high school basketball in Georgia while instructing Driver’s Education for more than 15 years. Measuring speed and agility is his forte.

Scott Puschell

Director of Communications
Scott Puschell has over 16 years of experience playing football, including being the starter all 4 years at Ferrum College as well as pro workouts. While attending Ferrum College, Scott Puschell earned multiple accolades for his Football abilities, as well as a Bachelor’s in Information Systems and a Minor in Business. Since 2013, while still training for the pro level, Mr. Puschell has worked for companies whose main clientele are the Private Sector managing Data Development/Data Analytics.

Chad Clark

Director of Combine Operations
Chad Clark is a former professional athlete having played in the AFL, af2, AIFA and IFL. Chad played college football for Moravian College where he was part of the MAC Champion & National Playoff Team in 1993. Chad trains aspiring collegiate athletes at his gym, 3L Barbell, and managed a Female Trauma Center for KidsPeace.

Eric Wilson

Director of Media
Eric Wilson is the owner and content creator for The Sports Arena while also providing the National Scouting Combine exclusive coverage, interviews, promotional and life-changing opportunities for athletes from 13 different countries! Over the past 11 years, Eric has been providing content development for weekly major league sports coverage well researched ,captivating and cohesive news stories, live, on-location broadcasting of major league sports events, locker room and post-game press interviews.

Jeremiah Wait

Director of College Scouting
Jeremiah Wait is a former student-athlete from Wisconsin La Crosse, He received his Masters Degree from WVU & football scouting Asst. Student of the Scouting Academy, interned with the Jacksonville Jaguars, has been the Director of College Scouting for the National Scouting Combine, where’s he’s identified players that have made it to the NFL. Currently, he’s a College Scouting Assistant at Southern Methodist University.

Ryan Troiano

ATC Assistant
Ryan is a current student at Michigan State University studying kinesiology and athletic training with minors in both coaching and health promotion. He is also a Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Human Movement Specialist through the Brookbush Institute of Human Movement Science.

Ashley Liles

Advisor - Massage
"Message by Massage"
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Michael Knight

Advisor - Training
"Art of Strength"
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James Guidry

Advisor - Sports & Life
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