BOARD OF Directors

DR. EMIR TURAM

Chief Advisor to the Turkish Basketball Federation and 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

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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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Staff 

Chris Dial

Founding President, The Basketball Embassy

USA

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James Wetz

VP, Director of Marketing

USA

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Dustin Karrer

Director of Domestic Coaching

USA

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HOLLY BAIN

Fundraising Coordinator

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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Anastazia Gilman

Administrative Assistant

USA

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Coaching Ambassadors

Chris Buckley

Asst. Men's Coach - Great Heart Monte Vista

Director of Fitness Curriculum

USA

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Meghan HUebinger

Asst. Women's Coach - Randolph HS

USA

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DEE DAVIS

Founder, Dee Davis Developmental Basketball Training LLC

Tennessee - USA

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Forrest Blackwell

Head Men's Coach - John Paul II CHS

USA

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Brandon Postell

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

USA

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Justin Berry

Coach / Skills Trainer

USA

TEDI BUKOV

Assistant Coach, CSKA Basketball

Bulgaria

 

DRITERO SEFAJA

Head Coach - Kerasan

Pristina, Kosovo

 

KAAN ALPAY

Sports Team Specialist
Özyeğin University

Turkey

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Zach URbanus

Asst. Coach - St. John Riptide

NBL Canada

CHRIS MINNER

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

USA

JOEY TATE

Coach / Curriculum Advisor

USA

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BRUCE MCCONOGHY

Head Men's Coach, Central Catholic High School 

USA

OZAN HAVUZLU

Youth Coach - Efes Pilsner

Istanbul, Turkey

Jimmy Smith

Head Men's Coach, Millsaps College 

USA

Jamon Copeland

Head Men's Coach, UT Tyler 

USA

MONIKA ROBERTS

Owner, Triple D Hoops 

USA

THEREN "SNOW" BULLOCK

Geneva, Switzerland

 
 

INTERNS

Jayla Cooley

MA Internatonal Studies- Texas State University

Jillian Cready

BA Communication -Trinity University

Lauren Gilman

BS Political Science - Texas Christian Univeristy


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