Our Mission

The FPA promotes candidate talent development for coaching, front office executives and scouting staff throughout the National Football League (“NFL”) through strategic efforts including (but not limited to):

  • Networking

  • Mentoring

  • Encouraging adoption of rules and practices that foster diversity on NFL teams

  • Educating NFL team owners and managers regarding the availability of minority candidates for team staff positions

  • Advocating the hiring and promotion of minority candidates in NFL team staff hierarchy through public education and communication with team and league ownership and management