Detroit Chapter President: Derrick Coleman

Derrick Coleman Is the current president of the National Basketball Retired Players Association: Detroit Legends Chapter. Derrick Coleman needs no introduction. He is a 15 years NBA veteran, a Syracuse basketball legend and a well known entrepreneur, philanthropist and community ambassador in the Detroit metropolitan area and other cities. His many accomplishments are well recognized and honored by all, giving him the title “DC” the man who gets the job done! As president of the Detroit Chapter, Derick’s vision for the Chapter is to come back “stronger, better and stay active.” The Chapter needs signature and community events to generate visibility, sustainability, and resources. He explains, “the Chapter need more collaborations, partnerships to build community relationships to foster support for charitable and philanthropic activities with a connection to the game and kids. Lastly, to support its members, their initiatives and to stay involved and connected.”