Sherrie Deans Elected to Board of Naismith Hall of Fame

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL BASKETBALL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION ELECTED TO THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE NAISMITH MEMORIAL BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

NEW YORK, January 12, 2017 – The NBPA is pleased to announce that the Executive Director of the NBPA Foundation, Sherrie Deans, has been elected to the Board of Governors of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame revealed the names of its newest elected board members on Tuesday, January 9th. The Board of Governors is tasked with overseeing the management of the Basketball Hall of Fame as well as raising revenue and awareness.

“Today’s players are grateful to the giants of the game that came before them and are committed to preserving their legacy. The NBPA Foundation is proud to partner with the Hall of Fame to ensure that the amazing stories of the Hall of Famers who not only played the game at such a high level, but who also helped to guide and shape the NBPA throughout its history are told.”

– Sherrie Deans, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association Foundation

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