The CES Performance Team
Senior Vice President of Sports Performance
Robby Stewart is regarded as one of the premier strength-training experts in America. His sport-specific training philosophy has improved the explosiveness and overall performance of over 1,000 athletes across all major sports. He oversees all CES Performance strength-training programs and splits his time between Atlanta and Houston.
Prior to CES Performance, Robby served as the Strength and Conditioning Coach for his alma mater, the University of Georgia, where he established UGA’s first Olympic strength program and then supervised strength and conditioning for defensive front of the Bulldogs football team. In 1996, Robby trained the Swedish National Federation power-lifting team for the Olympic Games held in Atlanta.
Robby holds a degree in Exercise and Sports Science and is certified as Strength and Conditioning Specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He has served as a speaker for the NSCA at numerous universities around the country.
Director of Sports Performance
Tyler played baseball and football at multiple colleges in Oklahoma before being drafted and followed by the Chicago White Sox. After injuries ended his career he joined the training staff at Oklahoma State and worked under Head Strength Coach Rob Glass, Tyler’s coaching mentor.
VP, Sports Performance
Eric Kluft has spent his athletic development career specializing in high school and collegiate athletes. Prior to his role at CES Performance, he served as Assistant Athletic Director at Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas where he worked with athletes in all high school sports. His collegiate experience includes all levels of collegiate athletes across multiple sports. However, he has also worked with professional athletes from MLB, NFL, NBA and the New Zealand Rugby League.
Eric was an all-conference football player at Hanover College where he holds multiple football records and received his B.A. in Communications in 2003. Eric has multiple certifications and has worked with the Carroll Clinic and Texas Orthopedic Associates to develop post-rehabilitation programs for knee, ankle and shoulder injuries. He oversees all CES Performance on-site programs in Dallas.
Reggie Moore is a Houston, Texas native and former UCLA Bruins receiver coach (2008-2010). Prior to that, he coached at North Dakota State University after beginning his collegiate coaching career at the University of Washington in 2003. While at UW, he worked with Huskies 1st round pick Reggie Williams, the #9 pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2004 draft. Before coaching at the collegiate level, Reggie served as a volunteer coach at his alma mater, James Madison High in Houston, under legendary coach Ray Seals. His coaching career also includes minority internships with the Jacksonville Jaguars, Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks.
Moore played football at UCLA from 1986 to1991. He was a 3-year starter and favorite target of NFL hall of fame quarterback Troy Aikman. The Sporting News All-American then played three years in the NFL with the New York Jets and Los Angeles Rams. An injury ended Reggie’s career in 1995 when he was playing for the CFL’s San Antonio Texans.
His father Zeke Moore played 11 seasons as a defensive back for the Houston Oilers and currently is an ambassador for the Houston Texans.
Mike Connolly, a former Division 1 collegiate student-athlete, is from Sarasota, Florida, and graduated with a degree in Exercise Science while minoring in Sports Management. As a linebacker at Liberty University, Mike was on a team that won 4 consecutive conference championships and elected Team Captain his senior year. Mike served as an assistant to Strength and Conditioning Director and World-Class lifter Bill Gillespie while at LU, to which he owes much of his mentoring. He has experience working with athletes of all sports, specializing in football, basketball, baseball, volleyball and soccer. He enjoys the relationships built between the coaches and athletes and likes helping athletes attain their performance goals.
Melodie Johnson is a former Division 1 collegiate athlete and graduate of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. She was a starter for the Demons soccer team as a freshman and sophomore before injuries ended her playing career. Despite her injuries Mel continued to contribute to the team, serving as a coach until the end of her senior year. She graduated from NSU with a degree in Health and Exercise Science. Prior to joining the Houston staff, Mel worked with CES Performance athletes in Dallas.
Walter Ledoux, a former collegiate basketball player, is from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. While attending Southern Nazarene University, Walter attained a degree in Health and Sports Management. He played an integral role on multiple nationally ranked teams and won multiple conference tournament championships. Since moving to Houston in 2008, Walter has been heavily involved in coaching and training athletes from various schools throughout the Houston area. He enjoys the process of helping athletes reach their full potential.
In addition to working with athletes at CES Performance, Jeff Schuh is an Assistant Football Sports Performance Coach at the University of Houston. Prior to his work at UH, Jeff was a Graduate Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi where he received his M.S. in Kinesiology. As a Student Coach at Washington State University, Jeff received his B.S. in Kinesiology. He holds certifications through the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association, National Strength & Conditioning Association, and USA Weightlifting.