Walt Pegues Jr.

Senior Associate, People Operations - Professional Sports Camps

Sports and camps have shaped my identity and fueled my mission to empower others to navigate their unique life journeys with passion. Headfirst’s mission and vision resonate with me, providing the opportunity to inspire young people to explore, dream and be their best selves through sports and camps.


James Madison University (M.S.), Indiana University of Pennsylvania (B.S.)

Professional Experience

Montgomery County Recreation (Youth Development Specialist), University of Maryland Athletics (Student-Athlete Development Fellow), Middle School Science Teacher, Chestnut Hill College (Wide Receivers Coach)

Camps Attended

Football University, Lauren’s First and Goal, YMCA Camp, Boys & Girls Club Camp

Walk-up Song

“Hussle and Motivate” by Nipsey Hussle

Dream job as a Kid