Director, Winning, Inc.
Trainer - New England
Sports: Football, Baseball, Basketball, Wrestling
Andre John is a life-long believer in the power of sports to change childrenÕs lives. As the Director for BASE HOOPZ, formerly Massachusetts Youth Committed to Winning, Inc., Andre has seen first hand the effect of a positive sports environment in children's lives. A coach of athletes of all ages, Andre coaches high school football, AAU Basketball, Neighborhood Soccer and weight training.
Andre attended BB&N, where he played football, wrestled and baseball. He also played football at Trinity College. When he is not presenting workshops, Andre works in Boston as the Director of BASE HOOPZ, and as a consultant for a mental health clinic, visiting schools, and advocating for young people involved in the Judicial Court System.
As the director of BASE HOOPZ, Andre works with 340 young men throughout the year, using basketball to provide quality programming, opportunities, and life coaching.