As the oldest of 14 children, Kermit faced challenges both on and off the field but nothing could compare to the senseless murder of his mother, sister and two nephews back in 1984. He now travels the world and tells the story of how that event forever changed his life.
Kermit Alexander #39
1962 '62 Rosebowl vs. University of Minnesota
NCAA Triple Jump Champion
1st Round Draft Choice San Francisco 49'ers
1st Round Draft Choice Denver Broncos
Past President NFL Players Association
All-Pro – 1967
San Francisco 49'ers 1963-1969
Los Angeles Rams 1970-1972
Philadelphia Eagles 1973-1976
Post Career Highlights:
President – Operation Windmill International, Inc.
A non profit organization dedicated to lighting up the lives of children worldwide through the use of wind and solar technology.
Hands Across the Border
A Christian brotherhod dedicated to to traveling to Mexico to help indigenous communities and churches with construction projects.
The proud father of two grown children, Kermit currently lives in Riverside, California with his wife Tami, and the two are in the process of adopting 5 children from Haiti. In addition to public speaking Kermit enjoys golf, long distance cycling, a great ride on his thoroughbred or a quiet evening of jazz.