Meet Reza Zadeh:
Reza is originally from Abadan, Iran, yet spent most of his life in Southern California. He attended Colorado State University and had the opportunity to play football for the Rams. Reza grew up Muslim and met Jesus through a sports ministry called Athletes in Action at CSU. His love of investing in others and athletics lead him to coach at the collegiate level for 2 years then serving as a pastor for 12 years.
At Colorado State University he studied Sports Medicine and has graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary. His mission and passion in life is to remove the scales from the eyes of athletes.
In 2015 he and his wife, Allyson joined staff with Athletes in Action and now serve college and professional athletes by spend time sharing the Gospel with them and training them to make disciples that make disciples. He currently serves as the Front Range Director for Athletes in Action (Oversee ministry at 6 college campuses) as well as serve as the chaplain for the Denver Broncos.
Reza and his wife Allyson have 3 children and live in Ft Collins, Colorado. He loves hanging with his family, eating Chipotle and exploring the Colorado outdoors.