Mr. Sikes is a Tennessee certified educator the fields of include English, Spanish, History and Business. He currently teaches in area municipal schools and serves as head track and field and cross country coach. He holds certifications in Strength and Conditioning and Endurance from the US Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, as well as being a USA Track and Field Level 1 coach. He has been working with athletes in the Memphis area since 2003, with athletes winning a 4x100m State Championship in 2014. He and his wife founded Southern Charm Botanicals, LLC in Memphis during the spring of 2018. Coach Sikes is particularly interested in CBD as a recovery tool in strength and power, as well as endurance athletes that are of legal age.