Alan Weber was born and raised in Long Island, New York. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania and his Masters in Education from Hofstra University. He has been a competitive fencer and coach for over three decades.
Alan was a Five-Time National Foil Team Member, 1992 Olympic Team Alternate, US World Championship Team Member, World University Games Team Member, Junior World Team Member and many time National and International Foil Medalist. He won the Silver Medal at the 1995 Pan American Games Team Foil event. He was the captain of the U. Penn Foil Team and earned many NCAA All American and All Ivy League Honors.
Alan has had coaching experience at U. Penn, the New York Athletic Club, LuHi Summer Camps, Mission Fencing Center and Manhattan Fencing Center. In addition to fencing, Alan has coached soccer, badminton, and tennis, and was honored with the Coach of the Year Award in 2002.