Ernest has over 20 years of experience in marketing. Throughout his career he has worked with a number of Fortune 500 companies spanning across the automotive, financial, and high-tech industries on various marketing campaigns. Currently he holds the position of Associate VP of Channel Marketing for a financial institution. Ernest received his dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in Marketing and Communication from Michigan State University.

Ernest is also an accomplished martial artist as he holds a 4th degree black belt in taekwondo. As a former competitive athlete he has competed both nationally and internationally before retiring and moving into coaching at the collegiate level.

When he’s not on the range learning, Ernest is an avid photographer always looking to capture a story behind the lens.