The Shred.Co Team
Founder and Executive Director
Evan is 24 years old, a sponsored skateboarder and a St. John's University graduate. For the past 14 years he's been riding a skateboard, half of those years were spent teaching it! Some of Evan's past and present sponsors include Underground Skateshop, Brixton, Huf Footwear, and Enjoi Skateboards. Evan founded Shred.Co as a way to share his passion for skateboarding with others, he believes skateboarding can better lives in not just his community but around the world.
Skate Director and Instructor
Leo is 23 years old, has been skateboarding for 10 years and currently enrolled at Ramapo University in New Jersey. Leo's past and present sponsors include NJ Skateshop, Diamond Supply Co, and HUF footwear. When he's not at school or giving personal lessons, Leo can be found cruising the streets of NYC or shredding Ridge Park with technical ledge tricks and strong pop.
Skate Director and Photographer
Jordan is the man behind the lens in most of our skate photographs. At 24 years old, Jordan is a founding member of the Pequannock Skatepark Association, which has been working to build a skatepark in his hometown of Pequannock, NJ. When he's not out improving the local skate scene he can be found working at the photo studio in town.
Elijah is 20 years old and was Shred.Co's first unofficial employee. Elijah started an internship with us back in early 2017 and he's been getting our skaters hyped ever since!
Nick is our youngest team member at age 18, but don't let his age fool you, he's wise beyond his years and can skate transition better then us all! Nick has been skating bowls since he was a toddler thanks to his Arizona roots and supportive family. He is currently studying business at Ol' Miss University in Mississippi and will be back for more lessons soon!
Therapeutic Skate Liaison
Craig is a seasoned veteran when it comes to the skate scene, he grew up in the golden era of skateboarding jumping down massive stair sets and handrails in the late 90's and early 2000's. Craig now has his masters degree in psychotherapy and is currently the clinical director at North Star Transition's residential treatment center in Boulder Colorado.
Videographer & Filmmaker
Madison was born and raised in South Carolina before relocating to Los Angeles to pursue a degree in film at Santa Monica College. Madison currently works as a freelance film director, and has shot and directed multiple music videos, docu-series, and skateboard films. Including our therapeutic skate documentary!
Graphic Designer and Animator
DieselRaptor aka Connor Smith is a creative genius in the world of graphic design and animation and is based out of Chicago, Illinois. He's responsible for almost all of our logos, designs, and animations. In his free time Connor cranks out Rick & Morty skate animations for his 28k+ Instagram following.