Coach Josh Jordan
Josh is a Los Angeles native, attended Hawthorne High School where he played both football and basketball. As a basketball player in high school, he was a three-time, first team all ocean league player and made the all area team in 2006.
He played two years at West LA College and then transferred to Brevard College in North Carolina. Josh lead the SAC conference in rebounding his senior year and averaged a little under a double-double. After his senior year in college he was invited to play in a professional show case for the European Basketball League.
Before joining the Coach Derek team, Josh worked as a behavioral specialist for special needs children throughout the Los Angeles County School District. In addition, he worked in an elementary school as a special education assistant teacher, and also as a lead youth mentor in an after school program.
Josh is very excited to be a part of the Coach Derek team. He has a passion for sports and believes that coaching kids in sports is the greatest job in the world.Back to Meet The Team