Ryan Currie (Current League President and Board Member)
Ryan was born in Buna, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University from 1997-2001 and earned a B.B.A. in Information and Operations Management from the Mays Business School. While at Texas A&M he walked on to the football team as a cornerback and was part of the 1998 Big XII Championship team. Ryan then went to Brooklyn Law School where he earned his J.D. and is a member of the bar in both New York and New Jersey.
Ryan has practiced in public accounting firms since 2001. He is now a Partner and Office Tax Leader for Houston with Moss Adams LLP, a fully integrated professional services firm with more than 3,400 professionals in over 30 locations. He serves publicly traded corporations and private entities, including middle market and Fortune 500/1000 companies in the energy, real estate, construction, professional services, industrial distribution, technology and manufacturing industries. Ryan's expertise includes managing and executing domestic and international tax projects, global tax integration, tax function transformation and tax technology.
Earlier in his career, Ryan worked for both Big Four and regional tax firms.
Ryan has been actively involved in youth sports since 2011 coaching football, baseball, soccer, and basketball and is currently the president of Fort Bend Youth Sports Association.
Mark Lee (Current Board Member)
Mark, a 2001 graduate of Rice University in Houston, earned a degree in mechanical engineering while lettering in football as a tight end and long snapper for the Owls. Following in his father's footsteps, he entered the world of commercial insurance and risk management and has become an industry acknowledged and award winning agent, working as a Managing Director for Higginbotham Insurance, the largest independent agency in Texas. Mark has been a coach within the Gridiron organization since the 2014 season, and is passionate about instilling a love for the game and establishing a solid fundamental foundation in his players, with hopes they will continue with and succeed in the sport for years to come. Having three boys of his own with his loving wife Kim of 18 years, family and youth sports keep him busy in his free time.
Matthew Murphy (Current Board Member)
A graduate of The University of Maryland, Matt was drafted as a tight end in the NFL totaling 7 seasons with the Detroit Lions, Houston Texans and Buffalo Bills.
Since his final season in 2008, he has spent the last decade in finance and accounting, and is a Regional Sales Director at Workiva, a leading F&A software provider.
A 4 year Gridiron coach, Matt enjoys coaching all sports, playing basketball, and talking sports on SportsRadio 610.
Luke Carlisle (Current Board Member)
Jon Zurek (Current Board Member)
Bucky Richardson (Alumni Board Member and Current Community Liasion)
Bucky was born and raised in Baton Rouge, LA. He attended Texas A&M University from 1987-1991 and earned a degree in Sports Mgmt. Bucky played QB on the Texas A&M football team. He was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1992 where he played from 1992-1994. He is now a partner with Environmental Improvements, Inc., where he has worked since 1997. EI2 is a manufacturer's rep in the water and wastewater treatment industry specializing in municipal sales. Bucky has been actively involved in youth sports since 2006 coaching football and baseball and is currently the President of Fort Bend Youth Sports Association
Gary Remy (Alumni Board Member)
Gary was born in Del Rio, Texas and has lived in Houston since 1983. Gary received his degree from Texas A&M University in 1989. Currently he is the President of Bizopia, a Web Design and Search Engine Marketing company. Bizopia provides web design services to FBYSA free of charge. He has had businesses in the Internet industry since 1997. http://www.linkedin.com/in/garyremy. Gary has been involved in youth sports for 12 years coaching soccer, baseball, basketball, and football.
Greg Bowen (Alumni Board Member)
Greg grew up in Coleman, TX and has lived in the Houston area since 1986. Greg is currently loan officer with Network Funding. He has been involved in all aspects of the financial services business the past 24 years as a bond broker, energy trader, and now a loan officer. Greg also coached HS football for two years from 1995-1997 at Alief Elsik and La Marque HS. He was a freshmen and assistant coach on the 1996 4-A state-championship La Marque team. Greg has been involved in youth sports since 2001 and has coached football, basketball, and baseball. He coached 5 years in the FBYFL with the New Territory Knights from 2005-2009 and is now on the Board of the Gridiron League to help in coaching training. Greg attended Texas A&M University earning a BS in Petroleum Eng in 1986 with a masters in Education at the University of Houston in 1995.
Rich Muller (Alumni Board Member)
Rich grew up in Covington, LA and has lived in Houston since 1997. Rich is a partner in the law firm of Allen Boone Humphries Robinson, which focuses on public law and finance, particularly as it relates to residential and commercial real estate development. Rich is licensed to practice law in both Texas and Louisiana. ABHR provides legal services to FBYSA free of charge. Rich attended Georgetown University in Washington, DC, where he earned his degree in Foreign Service and was a four-year letterman on the football team. He returned to Louisiana and earned his JD from LSU's Hebert Law Center. After law school, Rich worked for Vinson & Elkins for six years before leaving to help start ABHR in 2003. Rich has been involved in youth sports since 2005, including 7 seasons coaching youth football.
Larry Shultz (Alumni Board Member)
Larry was born in Houston, Texas and has lived in Sugar Land since 1979. He has been married for 14 years and has 3 children ages 12, 11 and 8. Larry has been in the Home Medical Equipment business for the past 20 years and has owned his own business for the past 12 years called SOS Medical Supplies. For the past 2 years, he has been a Board Member for the MUD #106 in Fort Bend County. Larry has been involved in youth sports since 2005 coaching little league and select baseball, as well as youth football.