Chris Pellegrino

Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States

As an SMWW Agent Advisor, Chris Pellegrino has successfully been mentored by Dr. Lynn Lashbrook & met all the requirements of becoming a SMWW Agent Advisor. This includes agent regulations and player association legalities, contract negotiation, endorsements, sponsorships, ethics, collective bargaining agreements, draft preparation, marketing and recruiting. Although Chris is a new Agent Advisor, he is well adept at preparing you for your sports career and has the ambition to attain the knowledge, skills, and experience needed for a successful professional athlete. He will do whatever possible to represent your interests and help you achieve your goals as not only a sports professional, but also your life after sports as well. Chris takes a fully integrated approach to his clients’ wealth, personal life, career, and post-career challenges with the goal to simplify and enhance your life.  By serving as your primary contact for everything from financial advisory assistance to addressing your lifestyle needs as he works closely with the SMWW Team off the field, so you can focus on your career on the field.

Chris Pellegrino is a Certified USA basketball coach and Certified Player development coach for Impact Basketball. Chris also works for Pure Sweat basketball as a Performance coach. Chris holds a Master Degree in Exercise Science with a Concentration in Performance Enhancement and Injury reduction. He also holds Certifications as a Strength and Conditioning specialist from the National Sports and Conditioning Association and a certification in Performance enhancement from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Chris currently is the Performance Coach/Assistant coach for the Potomac Panthers Varsity Basketball team, who have won 3 state championships. He also trains several AAU programs and runs the Athletic performance program at the YMCA. Chris loves to see kids improve on and off the court. There’s nothing more satisfying then seeing kids become more confident.

Chris’s mission is to help young basketball players become their best and help them reach their goals to play professional basketball. He will do whatever it takes to find a place for them.