Originally from Princeton, New Jersey, Derick Spent eight years playing for the world famous Harlem Globetrotters. After his playing career was over, in 2014 Derick Grant Basketball was formed to help players in skill development from elementary age to the NBA level.


He holds the distinction of hitting basketball’s first 4-point shot. Derick has traveled to 70 different countries and has appeared on TV shows such as Disney’s “Kickin’ It”, The Celebrity Apprentice, The TODAY show, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, and Good Morning America.


Derick graduated from Ashford University with an undergraduate degree in Business Leadership with Magna Cum Laude honors, and a Masters in Organizational Management.  With over 10+ years of public speaking experience, his passion is helping organizations, and people achieve their full potential.