“After completing a four-year enlistment of active duty service in the United States Marine Corps, Brian D. Sizer, Esq., attended The Master’s University in Southern California, obtaining a four-year bachelor’s degree in only three years. He then focused his attention on law school and received his Juris Doctor Degree in May 2007. Immediately after graduating law school, Mr. Sizer’s Marine reserve unit was activated for service in Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom” (OIF). Upon returning from deployment, Mr. Sizer worked as an Assistant State Attorney in Brevard County Florida.
After working there for three years, Mr. Sizer transitioned to defending the constitutional rights of citizens, as Lead Trial Counsel and General Manager for The Ticket Clinic Law Firm in Kissimmee Florida. In nearly six years working as a prosecutor and defense attorney, Mr. Sizer developed thousands of relationships, and many close friendships, with all manner of law enforcement officers. In 2015, Mr. Sizer returned home to help with his family’s Radio Broadcasting and Media businesses. He now serves as one of the managers and owners of Blue Ridge Radio, Inc., and Twin County Broadcasting Corporation, in Virginia and North Carolina.”
Jermany Robinson is a 2019 graduate from Virginia Tech with a degree in Political Science. While at Tech he participated in many campus leadership programs. He also lived up to Virginia Tech’s motto “UT Prosim,” which means “That I May Serve”. Jermany participated in The Big Event where students give back to the community and was the Community Chair for his Fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta. While in college Jermany also served on a Congressional Campaign for Justin Santopietro as the Community Outreach Chair.
When not serving Police Fitness or Curtis Bartlett Fitness Center, Jermany loves hanging out with his family and friends and playing sports.
Bethany is Curtis’ oldest sister and currently resides in Bolton, Massachusetts with her husband and two daughters where she works in the events industry. Being only 18 months younger than Curtis, she was lucky enough to experience his drive and commitment to excellence and reaching goals at an early age. Whether it be staying outside until she fielded ten ground balls in a row or holding his pet snakes or lizards for a minimum of thirty seconds without getting scared and dropping them, he’s pushed her for her entire life. Bethany is very excited to see how she can help to continue Curtis’ legacy by pushing the limits on what Police Fitness Foundation can do. Bethany is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a degree in Political Science.
Steven Ford is a business professional with 25 years’ experience in developing and operating businesses, mostly in the energy sector. Recently, Steven has focused on helping local law enforcement and first responders stay “fit to serve” and becoming “hard to kill” by being fully prepared for the challenge that they face every day. And, recently became the Fitness Ambassador for Police Fitness.
Steven has helped individuals coming from all degrees of fitness reach their personal goals through customized diet and exercise programs. He has a passion for fitness and has taught martial arts since the age of 18. Steven has been blessed to train and train with many wonderful people throughout the years and has gained unmeasurable knowledge through these experiences. Steven is a Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Strength and Conditioning Instructor and a Certified Nutrition and Wellness Specialist. A Virginia native, Steven and his wife, Kyla, and their two boys enjoy competing in obstacle course races, spending time with amazing friends and living life to the fullest!
William S. Bartlett
William S. (‘Sam’) Bartlett is a motivational speaker and author. He is a noted authority in the areas of team building, employee engagement, customer service, conflict management, leadership, and what it means to “live inspired.” Sam has trained tens of thousands of people through public seminars and has provided on-site training for companies such as AT&T, Rockwell, Black & Decker, Johnson & Johnson, and Mellon Bank.
Before assuming his current role with Police Fitness, Mr. Bartlett was CEO of Digital Juice, an internationally recognized leader in 3-D animation and interactive media. Mr. Bartlett led the company to a record-breaking 300% growth his first year by focusing on customer service and employee engagement. Sam lives in Virginia with Linda, his wife, and enjoys riding horses at his farm, Parkway Stables.
Faith Bartlett is a graduate of Lee University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Public Relations. She has since been gaining experience in Communications Industry, with a specialty of Event Planning and Management. She is passionate about customer service and hospitality and finds true satisfaction by putting a smile on someone’s face.
Since Faith can remember, she has struggled with obesity and weight management. She always felt motivated and inspired by Curtis. He was proud of her, because even though she never felt comfortable going to a gym, she finally made it through a Zumba class. They connected through her struggle, and she is still working hard to make him proud. Faith hopes to contribute to Police Fitness what Curtis contributed to her and all those inspired by him.
Nick is currently acting as the CFO for Alpha EMC, an environmental management and services company based in Winter Springs, Florida. He is also the Founder and Managing Director of CloverLeaf Capital, LLC, a specialty, niche-focused corporate finance, advisory firm. In his remarkable 35 year plus career consisting of accounting, law, corporate finance, investment banking and entrepreneurial endeavors, Nick has leveraged his education, breadth of industry experience and market intelligence to deliver a vast array of products and services to his clients.
In a career spanning over 30 years which has consisted of accounting, tax, law and entrepreneurial banking, Nick has provided innovative, comprehensive accounting, corporate, financial advisory and investment banking services to hundreds of clients. With hundreds of millions in transactional experience consisting of over 200 transactions, Nick has been responsible for all financial reporting for both private and public companies; developing, structuring and executing mergers and acquisitions; providing corporate and financial advisory strategies; raising public and private equity, mezzanine financing, high yield debt, and private debt; executing on sale-leaseback transactions and providing various advisory services for small and mid-cap public and private clients. He has developed proven methods, models and strategies to provide his clients with the skills and competencies necessary to compete in today’s volatile and dynamic business environment. Nick has a Juris Doctor (J.D.) (law) degree, Masters’ Degree (Taxation) (LL.M.), and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Accounting.
Angel is currently the acting VP of Marketing at RSP Nutrition, a sports nutrition company in Miami, FL. Angel is an accomplished leader and team oriented general management executive who specializes in marketing, sales, product line-up revitalization and brand turnaround. Angel has a record of success driving revenue & profit gains, cost-savings, and improved organizational productivity at word-class organizations like Office Depot and P&G.
Angel is respected as a strategic business builder, innovator, hands-on leader, results driven management professional with experience across marketing, sales, product supply and entrepreneurship. Angel also has experience in business strategy development, innovation master planning, digital marketing, strategic marketing, operations, and project management.
Angel has a Masters’ Degree in Marketing from Xavier University, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Entrepreneurship from Carnegie Mellon University.
Angel is married with two sons and 1 daughter, and he resides in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Caleb Bartlett is a 22-year-old athlete who has competed and trained on many different stages. He was a state level athlete in basketball and tennis at Galax High 0School. After having his brother (Curtis Bartlett) as his trainer for several years, he began building his own favorite fitness routines combining functional fitness with powerlifting and bodybuilding.
While away at Liberty University earning a degree in business/finance, Caleb realized he had a special gift for inspiring people to a lifestyle of fitness. Through his passion, personality, and training style, Caleb acquired numerous clients who showed dramatic results deploying his unique methods.
Richard Vaughan is the Sheriff of Grayson County Virginia and has devoted his 25-year career to helping others. Throughout his career, he has led by example and worked tirelessly to fulfill his promise to keep our communities safer.
Sheriff Vaughan recently partnered with Police Fitness and Twin County Community Hospital to assist him and his staff to be “Fit to Serve”. The GCSO Team of 28 sworn officers and 7 civilian employees have lost over 200 pounds since starting the wellness program. Several staff members have also lowered their blood pressure, and now enjoy a healthy diet.
Sheriff Vaughan has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice administration from Bluefield College. He has served as President of both the Virginia Law Enforcement Sheriffs and the Virginia Sheriffs Association.
Sheriff Vaughan enjoys physical fitness workouts, hunting, fishing and working on his farm. He is happily married to his wife Amy, and they have two children, Jacob and Emily.
Hannah Blair is a political commentator and campaign consultant. She currently serves as Communications Manager for ProActive Communications in northern Virginia. Formerly, Hannah recruited and trained conservative student journalists from across the country as the Program Manager for Campus Reform. Her work has appeared on Fox News, Fox Business Network, RealClear Politics, Townhall and The Washington Examiner.