OUR TEAM

leadership & coaches

Academy Basketball staff & coaches drive world-class basketball programs for the modern athlete. We know what it takes to win and are laser-focused on building great student-athletes.

mark starkey

ELITE ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT & CEO 

A former NCAA Division 1 athlete and graduate of Wright State University, Mark has long-term vision that drives individual impact. Co-founder of TEDxVancouver & TEDxPortland and former Nike Basketball Brand Director, Mark returned to British Columbia to build The Academy for young basketball athletes. Mark leads our executive leadership team and all business operations.

Doug Plumb

ELITE ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT & CAMP DIRECTOR

Doug is the ultimate 'players coach' having built his game in The United States & Canada leading to overseas professional contracts. He's currently leading elite athlete development and summer camps when he's not the Head Coach of the St. John's Edge in Canada's professional basketball league.

Bret macdonald

elite athlete development & camp director

Bio: Coming soon

ed Daniels

associate coach

Bio: Coming soon

john leong

Associate Coach

Bio: Coming Soon

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