About (Resume)



Coach P – Jim Pusateri

Business / History / PE & Health Education Teacher – Varsity Head Football Coach – High School, Orlando, Florida






Athletic Coaching Experience:                             

Cornerstone Charter High School – Belle Isle, FL

Head Football Coach / Offensive Coordinator – 3A Program 2017 – Present

University High School – Orlando, FL

Head Football Coach / Offensive Coordinator – 8A Program – 2015-2017

Assistant Varsity Football Coach – 2014-2015

  • Varsity offensive position coach –TE
  • Head Freshman/Offensive Coordinator Football Coach

Kane County Dawgs Professional Indoor Football

General Manager – Assistant Offensive Coordinator

  • Short term consulting assignment of six months to establish operations and hire the coaching staff, assist the offensive coordinator in establishing offensive playbook.

Elmhurst College

Assistant Football Coach / Running Backs

  • Coached the running backs and game day special team’s coordinator.

Luther South High School

Head Varsity Football Coach, Offensive Coordinator

  • Took over as Head Coach a program that was winless in four seasons, developed a new attitude and work ethic that lead to a renewed school spirit and pride.

Weber High School

Varsity Offensive Coordinator

  • Coordinated the offensive to become a competitive unit in just one season, school program was winless for three years prior to my hiring, we were able to score more points in one season than the previous three years.

Our Lady of the Ridge Middle School

Athletic Director, Head Varsity Football Coach, Offensive Coordinator

  • Became the Head Football Coach of a program that was near the bottom of their division ever year. Our first year we finish the season with a 9-1 overall mark wining our division and playing for the league championship. Was hired back to lead this program on two different occasions.

Prospect High School

Head Sophomore Football Coach, Offensive Coordinator, Running backs, Linebackers

Marist High School

Head Sophomore Football Coach, Offensive Coordinator, Running backs, Linebackers

  • Sophomore conference championship with a 9-1 overall record.

Shepard High School

Freshman Football Coach, Linebackers, Head Freshman Baseball Coach

Storm Semi-Pro Football

Player / Coach (1978-1984)

  • Six-time selection to league all-star team.



Master’s Degree in Education – Educational Leadership

Concordia University, Portland

Bachelor’s Degree: Business Management, with a Minor in Marketing

Benedictine University, Lisle, Illinois

H.L Richards High School – Oak Lawn, Illinois 

Diploma General Studies



Illinois Professional Educator Certificate:

Endorsements in:

Business, Marketing and Computer Education Senior HS-Grade 9-12

Principal K-12

Social Science-History Senior HS Grades 9-12

Social Science – Grades 6-8

Business, Marketing and Management Grades 6-8

Florida Professional Educator Certificate:

Endorsements in:

Educational Leadership (All Levels)

Social Science, (6-12)

Business Education. (Grades 6-12)

Athletic Coaching (Grades K-12)

Physical Education (K-12)

Health Education (K-12)


Employment History:

Cornerstone Charter High School – Belle Isle, FL

Digital Technology / Health/ Virtual Lab/ Weight Training – 2018- Present

World History/Honors/AP Teacher 2016-17

University High School – Orlando, Florida

Business Education Teacher/ Diversified Career Tech Principles, and Credit recovery (Edgenuity E2020) computer lab – 02/2014- 1/2017

Substitute Teacher – Lake County Florida Schools

High School – Middle School 11/2013- Present 

Inspirational Leadership University –  2015-Present

Founder – Mental Toughness Training – Online Courses, speaking engagements. Helping others develop the mental toughness to succeed.

Target Marketing Strategies Illinois, Political & Public Awareness Campaigns


Kane County Dawgs Indoor-Pro Football, Oswego, Illinois        

Director of Business/Football Operations – 8/2012-7/2013

Entrepreneur / Business owner (36 years – owner)

Real Estate Management, Fire & Water Damage Restoration, Sporting Goods

Professional Highlights:

Educator / Mentor

  • Business Education Teacher – University High School, Orlando
  • Florida Educator Teaching Certificate
  • Teaching endorsements: Social Science, Business Education, PE & Health (6-12)
  • Substitute Teacher – Lake County Schools – Florida                                                                       Coaching Experience
  • 34 years’ Experience
  • Professional, College, High School, Youth
  • Football, Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator / Defensive Coordinator

Athletic Administration

  • General Manager / Director of Football Operations
  • Athletic Director / Facilities Management
  • Head Football Coach / Staff Management

Elected Park District Commissioner

  • President of the Board
  • Board Treasurer
  • Prepared annual budget for 16 park funds


  • Football Operations Management
  • Business Management / Budgeting
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Project Planning / Management
  • Travel Planning
  • Athletic Operations
  • Facilities Management
  • Employee / Staff Supervision
  • Marketing / Promotions
  • Recruitment


References: Available on Request

Last Updated on: January 26th, 2020 at 1:52 pm, by Coach P - Jim Pusateri