David Truxaw is new to the athletic equipment industry after a long career in restaurant management. But this industry is not unfamiliar to him, as David’s dad, Paul, has worked for 45 years in this field, including with Sports Facilities Group. David has learned the business while training and working alongside his dad.
David grew up in Carlsbad, CA and currently resides in Oceanside with his wife, and two young children. David enjoys traveling, cooking, especially barbecuing, watching his son play sports and trips to Spring Training to watch baseball.
David’s top priority, as he begins his new career, is his dedication to customer service and building relationships within the industry. Because of his love of sports, David is excited to be part of the athletic equipment industry, and especially with Sports Facilities Group.
Stan was born and grew up in Southern California. After graduating from Cal State Long Beach with a Kinesiology degree, his path led him into Parks and Recreation as his first professional career. Stan moved across to sports equipment sales and athletic facility design in 1994.
His dedication, customer service and sales professionalism led him to Sports Facilities Group, Inc. in early 2019. Stan made the move to join our team as an integral part of the new growth for SFG across the region.
With over 35 years in the sports, recreation and school industries, Stan is still committed to his customers and the needs they may have.
Stan enjoys family, friends and many outdoor activities.
Micky Penaflor is an accomplished Athletic/Fitness Equipment Sales Professional with 30 years of experience.
Micky grew up in Orange County, California where he was an All-star Soccer and Football Player at Fountain Valley High School that led him to be a scholarship student / athlete at Northern Arizona University where he was an All American Kicker. Micky graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.
Because of his vast experience in athletics, he specializes in athletic equipment customization and design.
Micky enjoys coaching, surfing, travel and spending time with family and friends.
Jim Duff grew up in Southern California and was drafted into the U.S. Army on his 19th birthday during the Viet Nam War. After 2 years he returned home and attended Rio Hondo College where he was on the baseball team while studying business and sales marketing. Jim has been in the sporting goods industry since 1974 (47 years)! Many of those years he sold team uniforms and football helmets to all the major colleges. For the last 25 years Jim has specialized in equipment and facility installation services.
Jim loves to hike and play golf.
Matt Buchholz grew up in Highland, California and attended San Gorgonio High School where he was a two sport athlete in football & basketball. After high school he attended Missouri State University on a football scholarship. Matt graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Recreation and Leisure Studies.
Matt started his athletic equipment and installation career in 2010 working with schools, districts and cities. He prides himself on customer service and building relationships.
In his free time, Matt enjoys music, golf, and spending time with family and friends.