RWQB
RUSSELL WILSON QUARTERBACK ACADEMY
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ABOUT

CREATING leaders

OUR MISSION

 

The Russell Wilson Quarterback Academy is dedicated to providing the highest level of instruction for quarterbacks of all ages, NFL, College, and High School. We strive to provide the most cutting edge training in every aspect of the position such as, diagnosing and correcting mechanical flaws, understanding and recognizing fronts and coverages, pocket presence, and footwork. Our coaching staff brings a wealth of knowledge from their experiences in the NFL and Collegiate football that they cannot wait to share.

At RWQB, we believe in not only developing great quarterbacks, but also all around great young men. We want our quarterbacks to be leaders of their football teams and leaders in their communities!

We promise to bring high energy, passion, and a family-like atmosphere to our athletes and their families. We are devoted to creating a hard-working and positive environment, for our athletes to reach their optimal potential.

 

LEADERSHIP TEAM

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FOUNDER + CEO

RUSSELL WILSON

Super Bowl Champion and Seattle Seahawks franchise quarterback, Russell Wilson is dedicated to making the game of football accessible to kids across the world. His mission through RWQB is to teach kids how to play the quarterback position the right way, and to empower them to become team leaders both on and off the field.

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Dir. of operations + Head QB Coach

Jake Heaps

Since founding Empire Quarterback Academy, Heaps has worked with youth quarterbacks, top high school prospects, and collegiate quarterbacks in the Northwest region. Former NFL QB and member of the coveted Elite 11 coaching staff, Jake’s goal is to help young QBs play at the highest level.

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President

Scott Pickett

In addition to his role as President of RWQB, Scott serves as both the Co-Founder and Camp Director for the Russell Wilson Passing Academy, and as a member of the Board of Directors at the Why Not You Foundation. Passionate for the sport of football, through RWQB, Scott looks to help develop the athletes of today, so that they can be the leaders of tomorrow.

 

CREATIVE TEAM

brand management + STRATEGIC STORYTELLING

WEST2EAST EMPIRE

West2East Empire is a brand management team that specializes in strategic storytelling for its clients. Founded by Russell Wilson in 2014, West2East Empire looks to innovate and create with a tribe of dynamic individuals and global brands, in order to inspire and transform the world. The company has since expanded to include a full service production team, West2East Empire Productions, that has worked with global brands including Bose, Nike, NFL, and Alaska Airlines. With an emphasis on creativity and innovation, West2East Empire continues to be an industry leader and produce first class content on behalf of its clients.

 

SUPPORT TEAM

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assistant qb coach

SHELDON CROSS

Current Kennedy Catholic High School Head Coach. Former D1 OC/QB Coach and US Army All-American Coach. 

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assistant qb coach

TYLER NICKEL

 

consultant

RYLAND SPENCER