J. Aggabao serves as the Director of Education & Elite Football Performance. In his role as Director of Education, J. is responsible for the overall education of the sports performance staff. The education program features weekly in-service sessions with special guests and presentations, along with long-term projects which help to facilitate the continued development of the staff. As Director of Elite Football Performance, J. oversees all aspects of performance for MSA’s Elite Football programs. This includes the NFL Combine/Draft Prep, NFL Off-Season, and special projects.
Prior to his role at Sports Academy, J. served as the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League (2017-18). He was a member of the Argonauts team that won the 2017 Grey Cup Championship. From 2013-2017, J. was an Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for the St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams.
J. holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – Majoring in Movement Studies from Washington State University in 2010. In 2013 he earned a Master’s of Science in Exercise Physiology from Illinois State University. He is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength & Conditioning Association. J. also holds certifications through USA Weightlifting and Reflexive Performance Reset.
A native of Talofofo, Guam, J. immigrated to the United States at 17. He is a U.S. Navy Veteran who served from 2002-2007.