James E. Graham - A recent graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports & Entertainment Management. Mr. Graham has a strong desire in competitive sports. His love and passion lies between the inbound lines of the most loved sport in America, Basketball. He attended Fontbonne University studying sports and entertainment and with his creativity he established the St.Louis Pioneers to capitalize on absence of pro basketball in St.Louis.
While playing basketball nearly his whole life, Mr. Graham realized that for every sport there is a window of opportunity that closes on each and every single athlete who has dreams of playing professionally for their loved sport and to make sure that young student athletes capitalize on their skill Mr. Graham developed a program to guide & equip organizations, amateur, student athletes with the education in sports, which is needed to succeed in the sport industry as a professional. The program is built to provide young athletes with a mindset that there is a life after sports and to prepare young athletes mentally before stardom approaches.