James Trower is a Motivational Speaker who has inspired and touched the lives of thousands of people of all ages around the country.
As a former Junior College Basketball coach James had the honor of coaching alongside NJCAA Hall of Fame Coach Francis Flax. Together they recruited second chance inner-city kids from around the country and made three consecutive NJCAA DII National Tournament appearances in the late ’90s.
In 1999 James, Francis and former UT standout Darren Kelly led The Brown Mackie Lions to the schools first ever national title.
While growing up in New York as a foster kid, James had no one to guide him in the right direction, protect him from abuse, or to comfort him in his darkest hours. In high school James met a public school teacher who saved his life, gave him hope, and planted the seed of greatness in his mind.
As The Director of Player Development at Alodia Basketball Academy, James gives back by inspiring the next generation of leaders through sports.
James travels the country paying it forward with one mission in mind. To plant seeds of greatness in the mind of humainty.