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  • Milton Newton

    Co-Founder, President and Executive Director

Who Am I?

Milt is a member of the board of directors for Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc..  Milt received his Bachelor’s degree in Education and Master’s in Sports Administration from the University of Kansas.  An advocate for youths, Milt believes in volunteering and has coached and mentored youths in Africa for eight years as part of Basketball Without Borders Africa, the NBA and FIBA’s global basketball development and community outreach program that unites young basketball players to promote the sport and encourage positive social change in the areas of education, health and wellness. He also is a board member of the Frank R. Williams Scholarship Fund whose mission is to provide financial support to Calvin Coolidge Senior High School (Washington, DC) senior student athletes who are seeking higher education.  Milt has also mentored at-risk youth at GreenTree Adolescent Program in Bethesda, MD.  A native of St. Thomas USVI, it is Milt’s desire to empower the youths of the USVI by drawing on his experiences and acumen in the sport and business of basketball.  Milt is also a consultant for the Virgin Islands National Basketball Federation. He is the former General Manager of the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves, and currently the Assistant General Manager of the Milwaukee Bucks.

  • Co-Founder
  • President
  • Executive Director
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