Dave Sichterman

Assistant Athletic Director at Allen Academy

Trainer - Cleveland

Dave Sichterman is the assistant athletic director at Allen Academy, a public charter high school in Detroit. He is also a certified professional business coach and owns, Kaerus Rose Properties, a real estate investment company, and Arete’ 360, a company that provides services in executive coaching, business development and leadership training.

Dave has 16 years of experience working as a college athletic director. Dave spent two years as the AD at Olivet College and 14 years in that role at Marygrove College in Detroit. Dave was also the head men’s basketball coach at Marygrove for 13 years after starting the program in 2000.

In addition to his basketball coaching experience, Dave has coached football at the youth, high school, college and international levels. Dave played defensive tackle for two seasons for the Landsberg Express in Lansberg, Germany before ending his playing career.

Dave earned a master’s degree in physical education from Wayne State University in 2000. He holds a bachelor’s degree in organizational communication and physical education from Western Michigan University, where he was a walk-on offensive lineman for the Broncos’ 1988 MAC championship team.

Dave resides in New Boston, Michigan with his wife, Colleen, and their two kids, Olivia and Dane.

Dave has been a trainer with the Positive Coaching Alliance for two years and is passionate about developing positive sports cultures and fostering personal growth opportunities through sport.

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