Jeff Lanning graduated from Ankeny High School before playing college baseball at University of Nebraska and the University of New Orleans. After three years of college baseball Jeff was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 8th round of the 2008 Major League Baseball draft. He played five years of minor league baseball with the Twins and the Philadelphia Phillies. After baseball Jeff finished school at Iowa State University with a Business Marketing degree. Jeff is involved with the Game Ready Baseball Club, which specializes in instructing youth baseball players on the multiple skill sets needed for playing baseball. Jeff recently received his Real Estate license in 2018 and is looking forward to starting his career in Real Estate.