Brett Jungblut graduated from Voorhees High School in 1997. With only one class left to graduate college, Jungblut dropped out to pursue his dream as a professional poker player.
As a professional poker player, he had a first-place finish at the World Series of Poker in 2004. Since 2005, Jungblut has been teaching poker strategy via his Pro Poker School website. His total live tournament winnings exceed $440,000.
Jungblut has over twenty in the money tournament finishes including a first-place finish at the Bicycle Casino’s Winnin’ o’ the Green Limit Texas hold ’em event at the World Series of Poker Omaha Hi-Lo World championship. The World Series of Poker is a series of poker tournaments held annually in Las Vegas and, since 2004, sponsored by Caesars Entertainment.
Jungblut helped organize the first Los Angeles Youth Network All In For The Kids” benefit poker tournament, raising funds for building new housing facilities and schools for homeless children.