Board of Directors

  • Utah Jazz

    Thurl Bailey

    Chairman of the Board

    From being cut in junior high school, to emerging as the leading scorer for one of the most beloved college ..View

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    Dwight Davis

    Vice Chairman

    Dwight E. Davis — a community activist, motivational speaker and a successful businessman in life after basketball — joined the ..View

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    Eldridge Recasner


    Eldridge Recasner is a former NBA player, University of Washington Hall of Famer and Pac-12 Hall of Honor Member. As ..View

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    Nancy Lieberman


    On November 5th, 2009, Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman added a new piece of history to her already illustrious career ..View

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    Rick Barry


    Hall of Fame forward Rick Barry is the only player ever to lead the NCAA, NBA, and ABA in scoring. His ..View

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    James Donaldson


    James Donaldson, author of Standing Above the Crowd, established The Donaldson Clinic in January 1990 (shortly after a career threatening ..View

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    Mike Glenn


    Mike “Stinger” Glenn joined the NBRPA Board of Directors in 2015. A 6’2″ guard, Glenn graduated in 1973 from Rome Georgia’s Coosa ..View

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    Spencer Haywood


    On the court, Spencer Haywood was such a devastating force in his prime that no opponent could defend him or ..View

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    LaRue Martin Jr.


    There’s more to life than basketball, just ask LaRue Martin. Today, as a community services manager for UPS, the 6-foot-11 ..View

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    David Naves


    David Naves joined the NBRPA Board of Directors in 2016. Ever since he was a kid growing up on the ..View

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    Johnny Newman


    Johnny Newman was elected to the NBRPA’s Board of Directors in December of 2011. Newman starred at the University of Richmond, before ..View

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    Casey Shaw


    Casey Shaw joined the NBRPA Board of Directors in 2016. Growing up in Ohio, Shaw developed a passion for the ..View