Jesse is the owner of Finney’s MMA and also the Head Instructor and Trainer. Personally, he holds a kickboxing record of 23 – 0, a boxing record of 8 – 2, and an impressive Professional MMA record of 6 – 1.He is a 2-time Strikeforce Veteran. His only loss in MMA was to 12-time UFC veteran Josh Neer. He also was the Head Coach of the St. Louis Enforcers who were a part of Chuck Norris’ World Combat League.


Rob is the Program Director for Finney’s MMA. He has been involved from the start of the program in 1998. He is responsible for setting class structure and schedule, as well as creating new classes and training. Rob works in the fitness kickboxing and boxing classes on a daily basis.He specializes in working with new members, helping teach them proper technique, while making sure they feel comfortable in the gym. He also coordinates the strength and conditioning programs for all Finney’s fighters with upcoming fights.

Adam started with Finney’s in 2003, as a high-school student looking to lose weight and build self confidence. After two years of training, Adam had gone 42-1 as an amateur kickboxer. Adam has also boxed for USA boxing, winning 2- Golden Gloves titles and an Outstanding Boxer Award in 2006.After Kickboxing, Adam turned to MMA, recording a 6-1 amateur record before turning professional in 2010. As a professional, Adam competed in Chuck Norris’s World combat League, a kickboxing league on Versus Network, and he recorded an MMA record of 4-0 before making the cast of UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter season 17 in 2013.


Kevin is one of the stand up and boxing coaches for Finney’s MMA. He has been with Finney’s MMA since 2001. Starting as a kickboxer, Kevin made his way through the amateur rankings, topping it off with a World Title in 2004. He has won more than 4 titles in his kickboxing career. Kevin then moved into boxing where he made it to the Ringside National Tournament his first year. He followed that feat up with his professional debut, starting an impressive 13-0, and has since fought some of the top ranked fighters in the sport.





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