Board of Directors

  • Johnny Newman

    Chairman

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

  • Spencer Haywood

    Vice Chairman

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

  • Casey Shaw

    Treasurer

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

  • Nancy Lieberman

    Secretary

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

  • Rick Barry

    Director

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

  • Dwight Davis

    Director

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

  • James Donaldson

    Director

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

  • Mike Glenn

    Director

    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

  • LaRue Martin Jr.

    Director

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

  • David Naves

    Director

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

  • Eldridge Recasner

    Director

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