Meet the exceptional Arizona Basketball Academy coaching staff.
• • • Past & Present • • •
Fred Simms | Zack Busch | Michelle Berry | Felecity Willis
Alex Barcello | Chase Jeter| Felicia Greenhouse | Solomon Hill (Indiana Pacers)
Parker Jackson-Cartwright | LaBrittney Jones | TJ McConnell (Philadelphia 76ers)
Joseph Blair (Houston Rockets) | Allonzo Trier (New York Knicks) | Davellynn Whyte
Derrick Williams (Cleveland Cavaliers) | Gabe York
As Program Director for the Blair Charity Group, Zack Busch integrates his passion for basketball with a professional background in child development. In fulfilling BCG’s mission, he works to create and implement community-based programs that are both educational and recreational.
Zack obtained his B.A. in Psychology from University of Arizona, and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Arizona State University. Through the creation of Transformation Training Tucson, a business that focuses on health, fitness and well-being, Zack is dedicated to the promotion and development of children and young adults within the Tucson community. His background in coaching spans over 10 years at the high school and junior college levels.
Felecity Willis was born and raised in California, where she began her athletic career at the age of 10. She attended Apple Valley High School where she went on to excel in multiple sports, she earned four letters in basketball and two in softball. She was the Citrus Belt League MVP in 1995 & 1996 as well as League Champions in ’96.
Felecity then went on to play college basketball at the University of Arizona from 1996-2000. Her junior & senior years she was selected All Pac-10 1st Team and was also voted team captain. In 1998 & 1999 she also contributed to the softball program at the U of A. She graduated with a degree in Communications in 2001 and continued with her playing career in Puerto Rico, Chicago and Sweden.
Felecity spent time as a high school basketball coach with stops at St. Gregory, Salpointe, Rincon and Tucson High. She also coached Club basketball with the Tucson Heat in 2014 and Lead Athletics in 2015. Since 2006 Willis has trained athletes of all ages and skill levels.
Felecity has been involved with the Blair Charity Group since 2001. Felecity Willis is currently a basketball referee, where she works at the Div 1, Div 2 and Junior College level.