financial education 3rd Decade


Jeff Locke is a professional athlete that most recently played for the Arizona Hotshots of the AAF. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics at UCLA and was a 4-year starter on the football team. Drafted into the NFL in 2013, Jeff spent 4 years as the starting punter for the Minnesota Vikings and continued his career with the Colts, Lions, and 49ers. He spent time in two off-seasons interning with Dimensional Fund Advisors and a venture capital firm.
While in the NFL, Jeff enjoyed spending some of his time as a mentor and advocate with ACES, a program that provides sports-based curriculum to improve math skills and social-emotional learning for low-income students. He has also developed and presented financial literacy presentations to the rookie groups of each NFL team he has been a member of. He has a passion for financial education and plans to dedicate a part of his post-football career to helping others improve their financial well-being.