Cliff Avril is a former NFL defensive end, who played with the Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks. He is Super Bowl Champion, Pro-Bowler, businessman, and much more. He retired from the game in 2018, after an 11-year career. Besides being involved and an investor in several companies, Cliff's passion project is the Cliff Avril Family Foundation that launched in March of 2014 which was inspired by the loss of his grandmother and his mother’s diagnosis of diabetes. Cliff realized the importance of educating today’s youth about healthy living and to create awareness of Type 2 diabetes.