Roland Rainey

Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

Roland earned his professional scouting certificate of Football General Manager and Scouting through Sports Management Worldwide.  He was educated and mentored by NFL Legend-John Wooten; Former Tampa Bay GM-Mark Dominik; NFL scout and author of GM Jr., Russ Lande.  This comprehensive training included: NFL scouting techniques, NFL General Manager practices, statistical analysis, scouting reports, salary cap analysis, NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement, and basic video editing/coaches office.

Mission Statement

Roland wants to provide football agents, coaches, and general managers access to a library of credible talent evaluations/scouting reports that highlights a player athletic abilities and mental readiness through qualitative assessments. His overall goal is to provide this asset to NFL teams.



2003 - Bachelor of Science, Human Development, Colorado State University

2008 – Master of Science, International Relations/Global Studies, Troy University

2017 – Master of Arts, Leadership Development/Counseling, University of Colorado


Sports Background

2009 – 2018, Founder/Owner, Semi-Pro/Minor League Football Team, Colorado Springs Cyclones

- Created organization comprised of 10 staff members/6 coaches/60 players; oversee player recruitment, team webpage, procured stadium rental contract, coordinate community events


2016, Assistant Coach, Air Force Academy Prep School (Div. II)

- Assisted offensive & special teams coach; defensive scout coach


2011, Volunteer Coach, Falcon High School, Falcon, CO

- Junior Varsity Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator


2010, Referee, Colorado High School Athletic Association (CHSAA)


2006-2008, Semi-Pro/Minor League Football, Great Falls Gladiators, Great Falls, MT

- Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator (*led team to first playoff appearance in team history)


2004-2006, Semi-Pro/Minor League Football, Great Falls Gladiators, Great Falls, MT

- Played defensive back and back-up quarterback


Professional/Career Background (U.S. Air Force)

- Military Officer (Lieutenant Colonel) w/22 years of service in a multitude of distinctive leadership roles

- Commanding Officer (2x), Director of Operations, Chief of Standardization and Evaluations (3x)

- Led more than 500+ military and 100+ civilians in various missions throughout career

- Areas of expertise: Global Positioning System (GPS), Satellite Command/Control, Nuclear Weapons, Leadership Development, Manpower and Resources     


Volunteer Work (*Recipient of the Presidential Volunteer Service Award) 

- El Paso County, Colorado, Citizens Outreach Group

- Legal Assistant, District Attorney Office, 4th Judicial District Court, El Paso County, Colorado