Ronnie arrived at Deerfield in the fall of 2017 as an assistant strength and conditioning coach. Prior to coming to Deerfield Academy, Ronnie was a strength and conditioning intern at Fairfield University. There, he worked with men’s & women’s basketball, men’s & women’s lacrosse, men’s soccer, men’s & women’s swimming and diving, men’s & women’s golf, baseball, softball, and volleyball. When not assisting with workouts and training sessions for team sports, Ronnie helped design and implement workouts for injured athletes based on the Sports Medicine guidelines as well as administering performance and injury prevention through the use of Optojump Next optical software. Ronnie also worked at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, CT as a strength and conditioning coach overseeing the fitness center and as an intern with Team Connecticut Weightlifting Club in Wilton, CT.
Other interests include being an assistant coach for men’s lacrosse at the University of Connecticut, researching new training methodologies, competing in Olympic Weightlifting in the 105+ category, and spending time in the outdoors.