Brandon  Byrd
History/Economics
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Education

Auburn University at Montgomery - B.S. Business Admisistration 

Faulkner University, Jones School of Law

 



Experience

 

Professional Chronology

Jefferson Davis High School (2016 - 2017) History-Economics-U.S Government 

* McKinney Capital LLC (2013 - 2015) Market Development Director

* Engineering Systems Inc. (2011 – 2012) Sr. Business Development Advisor

* Rosser International Inc. (2005 – 2011) Director of International Business Development & Governmental Relations

* Matrix LLC (2000 – 2005) Political Strategy– Client Development Specialist

* Major League Baseball (1996 - 2000) Professional Baseball Player (Houston Astros - Kansas City Royals - Boston Red Sox)

 

Carreer Highlights

* 1995 Selected To play in prestigeous Area Code Games in Long Beach, California

* 1995 Selected by USA Baseball to represent U.S in Olymipic pre trial tour of Australia

* 1996 Signed National Letter of Intent to The University of Mississippi

* 1996 State Champion (Trinity Presbyterian)

* 1996 Alabama Sports Writers  "Mr. Baseball" 

* 1996 Baseball America Finalist for National Player of the Year

* 1996 USA Today "Top 100" Amatuer Baseball Players in the United States

* 1996 Louisville Slugger All American 

* 1996 Invitation to compete as one of 25 players selected to represent the United States in the 96' Atlanta Games

* 1996 3rd Round Selection in the 96' MLB Draft (81st Overall)

* 1997 Baseball America Selection as Top 3 Power Hitting Prospect in Major League Baseball

* 1998 Houston Astros Player of the Month in both April & May during the 1998 MLB season 

 



Bio

 

Philosophy & Approach 

For nearly two decades I nave had the good fortune professionally of working  for and along side of some of the most unique and influencial companies, goverments, and leaders. This experience that spans proffessional sports, government policy and education. I have a passion to not only teach but more importantly aid in shaping the intellectuall growth and success of students I teach along with the athletes I coach.  

Personal 

I  am married to my wife Melissa, an elementary teacher (4th grade at Mill Creek) and we have been married for 18 years. We have a beautiful and bright 8 year old daughter named Amelia that is a 2nd grade student at Mill Creek.