Mercedes Lover, who is the Owner, Director and Head Coach of HOOP LOVERS organization, started this organization to give back to the youth in all communities. She brings knowledge and experience that she has developed from over 25 years as a successful player, coach, trainer and referee. She is also a United States Navy Veteran who spends her time volunteering, mentoring and giving back to those in need. Mercedes supervises volunteer coaches who also bring many years of basketball skills and experience to the organization.
Our Board Members come with decades of knowledge within the sports industry, business and accounting, management and most importantly, parenting and mentoring youth in the community.
Mary Ann Thompson