The Gurus Staff

Experienced professionals in youth baseball training & education

Luke Fortenberry

Luke Fortenberry

Owner

  • 4 years of college baseball
  • 2 years of professional baseball
  • Co-founder of Gurus Baseball, LLC
  • 10 years as New Orleans Zephyrs baseball camp director
  • Pitching coordinator and infield coach
Karl Williams

Karl Williams

  • 4 years of college baseball
  • 10 years as a high school baseball coach
  • 4 years as a Gurus coach
  • Gurus hitting coordinator and catching coach
Kevin Berry

Kevin Berry

  • 4 years of college baseball
  • 1 year as a Gurus coach
  • Gurus infield coordinator, pitching and hitting coach
Kyle Maldonado

Kyle Maldonado

  • 4 years of college baseball
  • 1 year as a Gurus coach
  • Catching Combine coach
  • Gurus catching coach
Sean Fox

Sean Fox

  • 2 years of college baseball
  • 10 years as Gurus camp coordinator
  • Gurus pitching coach
Graham Wiltz

Graham Wiltz

  • 1 season in collegiate baseball summer league
  • 2 years as a Gurus coach
  • Gurus outfield coordinator and hitting coach
Dennis Romig, PT, MSPT

Dennis Romig, PT, MSPT

Physical Therapist

  • Physical therapist since 2004
  • MLB Umpire Association since 2009
  • Consultant to the Houston Astros in 2003-2004
  • Gurus physical therapist since 2009
  • drpt2b@hotmail.com
Julie Fortenberry, RD, LDN, LD

Julie Fortenberry, RD, LDN, LD

Dietitian

  • Registered dietitian since 2005
  • Owner of The Natural Weigh, LLC
  • Has worked with hundreds of high school, college and professional athletes
  • Gurus dietitian since 2005
  • Julie@naturalweighnutrition.com
Damon Minor

Damon Minor

Gurus Hitting Advisor

  • Gurus hitting advisor
  • New Orleans Zephyrs current hitting coach
  • 4 years of college baseball
  • 8 years of professional baseball
Lisa Hasson

Lisa Hasson

Gurus Softball

  • 3 years of college softball
  • 9 years as a pitching instructor
  • Gurus infield coordinator, pitching and hitting coach