Harold draws on his own experiences as a highly recruited athlete, community college transfer and a Division 1 football player to address the challenges faced by student-athletes adjusting to life from high-school to collegiate level and beyond.
He has served as assistant commissioner for the CIF Oakland Section and was a partner at a San Francisco litigation-outsourcing firm. A graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, Harold received a BA in Business whilst being a three-year letterman for the California football team.
Harold is an active member of the Western Association of College Admissions Counselors (WACAC), and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA).
His upbringing developed his passion for community development and youth empowerment, leading him to become involved in diverse community-based and student organizations in the Bay Area.
Denzale attended the University of California, Berkeley with a full-ride academic scholarship and obtained his BA in public policy and city planning. He worked for UC Berkeley’s Destination College Advising Corp and is also the Head Male Counselor for Upward Bound’s Trio program.
Peters was awarded the California Coaching Association State Coach of the Year Award, the 2018 Oakland ESPYS Coach of the Year, 2018 Cal-Hi Sports State Coach of the Year and was a finalist for 2019 National Coach of the year. Coach Peters, is also well-known as the father of All-Pro NFL cornerback and SPAAT alumni, Marcus Peters.
Ring of Champions Advisory Council
The Ring of Champions is a group of passionate and influential sports, community, and business leaders committed to SPAAT’s mission. They support, advocate and consult on initiatives that lead to real change for youth in Oakland and beyond.
SPAAT Alumni & Delacorte Magazine Fellow, Columbia Journalism Review
NFL Buffalo Bills, Linebacker
Managing Partner, Benjamin Law Group
Athletes In Touch, CEO
San Jose State, Football Coach & Recruiting Coordinator
General Counsel and CFO, Pac12 Conference
Pac-12 Network, Vice President
Oakland Raiders, Vice President, Premium Seating & Service
Kingston 11, Owner
The McConnell Group, CEO
AAMA, Program Manager
Oakland Athletics, Director of Alumni Relations
NBA Hall of Fame Legend
Law office of Darryl A. Stallworth
Atlanta Falcons, Sr. Vice President of Player Development
SPAAT Board of Directors
Retired Attorney, McKesson
Executive Director, OCCUR
Retired Government Administrator
Dr. Solomon Hughes
Research Fellow, African American Male Research Initiative, University of Texas
Branding & Community Engagement Manager, California Waste Solutions
Co-Founder & CEO, SPAAT