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Trevor Gleeson – Head Coach

 

 

 

 

– Australian Boomers Assistant Coach 2014 – present

– Perth Wildcats Head Coach 2013/14 – present

– NBL Championship 2014

– NBL Championship 2016

– NBL Championship 2017

– Hawthorn Football Club skills coach 2013

– North Melbourne Football Club skills coach 2012

– Melbourne Tigers Head Coach 2011/12

– Townsville Crocodiles Head Coach 2006 -2011

– NBL Coach of the Year 2011

– Five consecutive finals series

– Runner-up NBL Coach of the Year 2007, 2009, 2010

– Jeonju KCC Egis Assistant Coach 2005 – 2006

– Seoul Samsung Thunders Assistant Coach 2004 – 2005

– Sioux Falls Skyforce Assistant Coach 2001 – 2002, Head Coach 2003, 2003-2004

– Quad City Thunder Assistant Coach 2000 – 2001

– Brisbane Bullets Assistant Coach – 1997 – 2000

– Warrnambool Seahawks Head Coach – 1990 – 1993

– Portland Trailblazer Player Scout

 


Matt Nielsen – Assistant Coach

 

– Perth Wildcats Assistant Coach 2015 – present

– NBL Championship 2016

– NBL Championship 2017

– San Antonio Spurs Development Coach 2014 – 2015

– Perth Wildcats “big man” coach 2013/14

– Olympian 2004. 2008 and 2012 (captain)

– 2 x NBL Champion (Sydney Kings)

– 2 x European Champion (Valencia and Khimky)

 


Adam Forde – Assistant Coach

 

 

 

– Perth Wildcats Assistant Coach 2013/14 – present

– NBL Championship 2014

– NBL Championship 2016

– NBL Championship 2017

– Level 3 Sportstec Accredited

– East Perth Eagles Head Coach 2012 – present

– SBL Championship 2014

– SBL Grand Finalists 2012

– West Coast Waves Assistant Coach 2011/2012

– East Perth Eagles Women’s Coach 2011

– 2011 Grand Final Appearance

– Development Manager Basketball WA 2011 – 2012

– Rockingham Flames Head Coach 2010

– Graduate of State University New York – Jamestown 2001-2003

 


Jamie O’Loughlin – Assistant Coach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

– Perth Wildcats Assistant Coach 2014/15 – present

– NBL Championship 2016

– NBL Championship 2017

– Basketball Australia 2006 – present

– FIBA U17 World Cup Assistant coach – Silver Medalist 2012 and 2014

– FIBA U17 Oceania Championships Assistant coach – Champions 2009, 2011, 2014

– Youth Olympics Assistant coach – Champions 2009

– Geelong Supercats 1999 – 2014

– SEABL Men Head Coach 2010-2014

– SEABL Men Assistant Coach 2006-2009

– Junior Mens Head Coach 1999-2005

– Basketball Victoria 1999 – 2014

– U18 Men Head Coach

– U16 Men Head Coach

– U20 Men Assistant Coach

– U18 Men Assistant Coach

 


 

Josh Cavanagh – Strength & Conditioning Coach

– Perth Wildcats Head Strength & Conditioning Coach 2014/15 – present

– NBL Championship 2016

– NBL Championship 2017

– Gold Coast Suns High Performance Assistant 2013-2014

– Acceleration Gold Coast Director of Performance 2011 – 2014

– Gold Coast Blaze Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach 2011/12

– Gold Coast United Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach 2011/12