Dave Adams, a St. John’s women’s basketball manager and assistant to the head coach during the history 2015-16 BIG EAST Championship season, returned to Queens as a graduate assistant in the summer of 2017.
A native of Jamaica, N.Y., Adams held many responsibilities as manager and assistant to Head Coach Joe Tartamella during his time at St. John’s, including forming marketing plans for recruits, statistical analysis, and handing day-to-day tasks under the direction of Coach Tartamella.
Most recently, Adams worked with the New York Knicks and New York Liberty in the marketing and fan development departments where he represented the Knicks and Liberty at community events and collected data through interaction with fans while distributing marketing collateral.
Previously, Adams interned within the St. John’s Athletic Marketing and Communications offices, assisting with the promotion and publicity of the University’s varsity athletic programs.
A sports management major, Adams graduated from St. John’s in May 2016.