Coaches & Staff

Steve Williams

President and CEO
Coach Williams has experienced many levels of basketball, from playing on the ...

Jameel Mahmud

Vice President and Head Coach
While being raised in West Covina, CA, Jameel attended West Covina High School ...

Brandon Holmes

Head Coach and Director of Trainings
Brandon Holmes graduated from Chaffey High School in 1998. Where he averaged ...

Jennifer Holmes

Head Coach and Director of Marketing Communications and Social Media
Coach Jennifer started playing basketball at the age of 9. Her dedication and ...

Prince Swafford

Head Coach and Coaches Director
Our very own Coach Prince is the son of legendary high school coach Derek ...

Michael Tolmaire

Head Coach and High School Program Director
Mike makes his return to coaching club basketball after taking a year off to ...

Ariel Hall

Head Coach
Coach Ariel Hall was born and raised in Pomona, CA. During his high school ...

Steven Conti

Head Coach
Coach Steven began playing competitive basketball in 2nd grade and he continued ...

Jesse Mercado

Head Coach / Academy and Camp Director
Coach Jesse Mercado joins Team Nikos with extensive coaching and training ...

Ryan Jocson

Head Coach / Assistant Coach
Coach Ryan started playing basketball at the age of five.  During eighth ...

Chris Jolivette

Head Coach
Christopher Jolivette was born and raised in New Orleans. He played varsity ...

Shafiq Chatterjee

Head Coach
Coach Shafiq comes to Team Nikos with experience as both a player and a coach. ...

Wayne Wharton

Head Coach/ Assistant Coach
Coach Wayne attended Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California and played ...

Kaysha Williamson

Assistant Coach
Kaysha joins our coaching staff as an accomplished student-athlete with ...

Andre Johnson

Head Coach/ Assistant Coach
Coach Andre began playing basketball at age five and eventually found himself ...

Prince Obasi

Assistant Coach
Coach Prince Obasi started playing the game of basketball at the age of four ...

Alec Williams

Assistant Coach
Coach Alec fell in love with basketball at the age of seven. He played AAU ...

Jade Bowie

Assistant Coach
At the age of five, Coach Jade started playing basketball.  For travel ball ...

Brandon Lott

Head Coach / Trainer
Coach Brandon started playing basketball at 10 years old.  His introduction to ...

Carol Miller

Program Manager
Carol comes to Team Nikos with a career history in human resources, sales ...

Lori Thacker

Administrative Assistant
Since October, Lori has enjoyed working at Team Nikos after years of being a ...