Curtis is a Certified Recreational Therapist with over 28 years of experience in program planning for emotional disorders and geriatric care. He is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in Psychology and Recreational Therapy, and post graduate work in Physical Therapy from Lynn University. He has additional certification in Aquatic Therapy and team building. Curtis has worked extensively over the past fourteen years and continues to work with the Occupational Therapy Student Interns from the College of Health Sciences at Florida Hospital, where he serves as a clinical educator and accreditation board member. He serves as a consultant in Alzheimer’s and practices in rehabilitating clients in aquatic therapy. Curtis is a former football player at the University of Florida and had a professional football career in both the NFL and CFL.