Tharon Mayes joined our staff as Director of Sports Programming in August 2009. Tharon is a former NBA player and NCAA star who is giving back to the community he grew up in by drawing on his successes and helping youth develop into well rounded college hopefuls, and more importantly well-rounded individuals. Tharon graduated Richard C. Lee High School in New Haven and went on to become one of the Top 25 players in Florida State University basketball history, as well as their all-time 3-point shot leader. Tharon also played in the NBA for the Philadelphia 76ers and the LA Clippers before becoming a dominant force in the European Professional Basketball league where he played for nine seasons in Spain, Italy and Greece.
Director of Sports Program