Board of Directors

L. Greg Smith, Executive Director

An original native of Plainfield, NJ was a star basketball player on the varsity team at Seton Hall Prep.  As a scholar athlete and highly recruited senior, Greg was offered scholarships to several Division 1 schools including Syracuse University, The U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Seton Hall University, Rutgers University, The U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Fordham University, St. John's University, and Fairleigh Dickinson University,  He decided to attend and play at Seton Hall where he graduated with honors in Business Administration and Marketing from the W. Paul Stillman School of Business.  After graduation, Greg had an NBA tryout with the New Jersey Nets.  He was later offered several opportunities to play professionally overseas, but due to family obligations decided to remain in the United States.

Greg later attended the Rutgers MBA program while working for numerous Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States.  During this time he played on and coached numerous corporate championship teams.

Greg has run basketball camps and clinics for over 30 years and has coached AAU, travel, YMCA and recreational basketball in youth leagues throughout the New York, New Jersey metropolitan area at various age groups in addition to teaching private lessons in basketball and martial arts.

Greg is currently the Executive Director of RADIANT SUNS, Inc. and head coach of the RADIANT SUNS basketball team.  His philosophy is to improve and empower young players through education, spiritual awareness, athletics, community service, and self-disipline.