BOARD OF Directors

DR. EMIR TURAM

Former Director of International Affairs for the Turkish Basketball Federation and Special Advisor to the President of FIBA Europe

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DR. IOANA LACAU, M.D.

M.D., Ph.D. Consultant Radiologist

DR. EDWARD RASHID, M.D.

Team Eye Surgeon of the San Antonio Spurs

BIO

 

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

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DONTE MATHIS

Business Development and Outreach Advisor

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Jenny dial-creech

Media Liaison

Tim Drolet

Community Relations

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Ken Brazzle

Legal Advisor


Staff 

Chris Dial

Founding President, The Basketball Embassy

USA

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James Wetz

Vice President

USA

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Dustin Karrer

Director of Domestic Coaching

USA

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Meghan Huebinger

Senior Administrator

USA

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Clif Ellis

Head Men's Coach - Clemens HS

Regional Director - United States

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Emily Wright

Regional Director - Canada

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Brent Tipton

Head Men's Coach  - University of Guam

Regional Director - Oceania

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Alex Ardelean

Founder/Owner -  Baschet Club Alpha Romania

Regional Director - Eastern Europe

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Aaron Tavitas

Assistant Coach, OLLU Mens Basketball

TBE Regional Director - Central & South America

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Eric Bitoni

TBE Young Ambassadors Program Coordinator (Haven for Hope, SAMMinistries, SA Youth)

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Chris Buckley

Fitness Manager & Head Strength Coach, Mix Fit SA

Director of TBE Fitness Curriculum

USA

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Justin Berry

Coach / Skills Trainer

Director of TBE Workshops

USA

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Joseph Anderson

Head Coach, TBE Young Ambassadors Program (Haven for Hope, SA Youth)

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Coaching Ambassadors

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DEE DAVIS

Director of Women’s Basketball Operations, Bradley University

USA

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Forrest Blackwell

Head Men's Coach, John Paul II CHS

USA

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DRITERO SEFAJA

Head Coach, Kerasan

Pristina, Kosovo

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Zach URbanus

Founder, BTY Basketball

USA

Brandon Postell

Assistant Women's Coach, Our Lady of the Lake University

USA

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CHRIS MINNER

Head Women's Coach, Our Lady of the Lake University

USA

TEDI BUKOV

Assistant Coach, CSKA Basketball

Bulgaria

 

MONIKA ROBERTS

Owner, Triple D Hoops 

USA

 

KAAN ALPAY

Sports Team Specialist
Özyeğin University

Turkey

BRUCE MCCONOGHY

Head Men's Coach, Central Catholic High School 

USA

JOEY TATE

Coach / Curriculum Advisor

USA

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Jimmy Smith

Head Men's Coach, Millsaps College 

USA

OZAN HAVUZLU

Youth Coach, Efes Pilsner

Istanbul, Turkey

THEREN "SNOW" BULLOCK

Head Basketball Coach, College Du Leman

Versoix, Switzerland

 
 
 

INTERNS

Jillian Cready

BA Communication -Trinity University

 
 

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