We help Youth in Orange County succeed by Living and Working Together…..Differently!


Within the next 3 years grow the Brea Lions Orange County All-Star Football Game into the “Super Bowl” of High School Football. It will be an exciting Community Event that will include entertainment and fun for the entire family. It will be planned, organized and implemented by a group of skilled and caring volunteers with a passion for supporting the success of our youth.  

Leadership Board

The leadership board is made up of a group of caring volunteers that provides guidance to the Game Steering Committee.  It is comprised of business and civic leaders who lend their expertise to the business operations, vision for the event and greater fundraising success.

Mr. Fred de Avila
Founding Partner, Spectra Learning Group

Mr. Phil Anton
Senior Investment Advisor, Newport Coast Securities

Bill R. Hall
CEO, Action Mold & Tool

Steven Darke
Manufacturer Rep, PRINCEPS Enterprises

Lorry Leigh Bellhumeur, Ph.D.
CEO, Western Youth Services

John Byszewski
Founder, J & J Systems Group

Bill McLeran
General Contractor, BMC Enterprises

Ed Salinas
Engineer, Hughes Aircraft - Retired

Arnold John Leos
Principal, AJL Graphics

Phil Pekarek
President, Pekarek-Crandell Inc.

Doug C. Bennett
Executive Director, Orange Coast College

Roy Englebrecht
CEO, Fight Club OC

Bob Rasmussen
Owner, Banners USA

Zack Bates
CEO & Creative Director, Private Club Marketing

Ryan Gregory
Vice President, California United Bank

Coaches Advisory Board 

Purpose: To develop a bridge between the coaching community and the Orange County All-Star Charities. Future success is dependent on alignment within the full community.  There are many common interests, foremost is to support the youth of Orange County.

Selection Criteria:  The board consists of respected coaches that have demonstrated leadership within the coaching community and programs they lead. They are able and willing to represent the game’s “Success Strategy” of turning this into a community event to known as the “Super Bowl” of Orange County High School Football with a focus on the fan experience and charities.

South County
Jeff Brinkley, Newport Harbor High School
Bob Frith, El Toro High School
Rick Gibson, Woodbridge High School
Bruce Ingalls, Laguna Hills High School
Bob Johnson, Mission Viejo High School
Scott Meyer, Corona del Mar High School
Dave White, Edison High School

North County 
Dusan Ancich, Villa Park High School 
Jeff Bailey, Yorba Linda High School
John Barnes, Los Alamitos High School
Fred Di Palma, Katella High School

Executive Advisors
Ed Adams, Laguna Hills High School (Retired Principal/Coach)
Bill Cunerty, Saddleback College, Athlete's Performance Institute, Game Announcer
Sherman Cocroft, NFL, 7 on 7 Training Academy
John Dahlem, Anaheim Union High School District/CIF Historian (Retired)
Carl Sweet, El Dorado High School, Athletic Director/Coach (Retired)
Mike Taylor, Orange Coast College, Coach
Tim Oder, Coach (Retired)