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Leadership

Learn about the leaders that represent the interest of the NBPA and it's members

Executive Committee

The EC is comprised of nine members: President, First Vice-President, Secretary-Treasurer and six additional Vice-Presidents. The terms of office for the President and First Vice-President are four years while the Secretary-Treasurer and Vice-Presidents serve three year terms.

Members of the Executive Committee are elected by their peers at the Board of Player Representatives Meetings. Any union member who is in good standing and signed to a Standard NBA Contract is eligible to run for a position on the Executive Committee.

The duties of the Executive Committee (EC) include but are not limited to:

  • Directing NBPA affairs and the policy-making decisions necessary to carrying out the NBPA’s work
  • Reviewing and voting on all matters requiring player approval between meetings of the Board of Player Representatives
  • Participating in all telephonic conferences convened by the President and/or requested by the Executive Director
  • Sharing the duties and responsibilities of the Board of Player Representatives
Chris Paul

Chris Paul

President

Andre Iguodala

Andre Iguodala

First Vice President

Anthony Tolliver

Anthony Tolliver

Secretary-Treasurer

Bismack Biyomo

Bismack Biyomo

Vice President

Malcolm Brogdon

Malcolm Brogdon

Vice President

Jaylen Brown

Jaylen Brown

Vice President

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving

Vice President

C.J. McCollum

C.J. McCollum

Vice President

Garrett Temple

Garrett Temple

Vice President

Player Representatives

As the governing body of the union, the Board of Player Representatives is comprised of one player representative from every team. At the beginning of each season, players from each team elect a single player representative along with an alternate to serve on the Board for that season.

The duties of a Player Representative include but are not limited to:

  • Serving as the team’s delegate during all Player Representative meetings
    • Each Representative is entrusted to speak on behalf of his teammates and report back any relevant and necessary information addressed during meetings
  • Nominating and electing Executive Committee Members
  • Selecting the Executive Director of the union
Atlanta Hawks

Rep: John Collins

Alternate: N/A

BOSTON CELTICS

Rep: Grant Williams

Alternate: Jaylen Brown

BROOKLYN NETS

Rep: Kyrie Irving

Alternate: DeAndre Jordan

CHARLOTTE HORNETS

Rep: Devonte Graham

Alternate: Dwayne Bacon

CHICAGO BULLS

Rep: Luke Kornet

Alternate: Ryan Arcidiacono

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

Rep: Dylan Windler

Alternate: N/A

DALLAS MAVERICKS

Rep: Dwight Powell

Alternate: Maxi Kleber

DENVER NUGGETS

Rep: Monte Morris

Alternate: Mason Plumlee

DETROIT PISTONS

Rep: Langston Galloway

Alternate: Thon Maker

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS

Rep: Kevon Looney

Alternate: Eric Paschall

HOUSTON ROCKETS

Rep: PJ Tucker

Alternate: Russell Westbrook

INDIANA PACERS

Rep: Goga Bitadze

Alternate: Myles Turner

L.A. CLIPPERS

Rep: Terance Mann

Alternate: Mfiondu Kabengele

L.A. LAKERS

Rep: Danny Green

Alternate: Jared Dudley

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES

Rep: Jaren Jackson Jr.

Alternate: Jordan Bell

MIAMI HEAT

Rep: Meyers Leonard

Alternate: Duncan Robinson

MILWAUKEE BUCKS

Rep: Sterling Brown

Alternate: Thanasis Antetokounmpo

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES

Rep: Josh Okogie

Alternate: N/A

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS

Rep: Nicolo Melli

Alternate: Nickeil Alexander-Walker

NEW YORK KNICKS

Rep: Taj Gibson

Alternate: Damyean Dotson

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER

Rep: Terrance Ferguson

Alternate: n/a

ORLANDO MAGIC

Rep: Jonathan Isaac

Alternate: Aaron Gordon

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS

Rep: Tobias Harris

Alternate: Zhaire Smith

PHOENIX SUNS

Rep: Kelly Oubre

Alternate: Mikal Bridges

PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS

Rep: Damian Lillard

Alternate: N/A

SACRAMENTO KINGS

Rep: Harrison Barnes

Alternate: De'Aaron Fox

SAN ANTONIO SPURS

Rep: Derrick White

Alternate: Lonnie Walker

TORONTO RAPTORS

Rep: Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Alternate: Fred VanVleet

UTAH JAZZ

Rep: Donovan Mitchell

Alternate: Miye Oni

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

Rep: Bradley Beal

Alternate: Gary Payton II

Executive Director

The Executive Director of the union is appointed by the Board of Player Representatives and the Executive Committee.

The duties of The Executive Director include but are not limited to:

  • Directing all the affairs of the union on a day-to-day basis
  • Executing all policies of the union
  • Conducting the collective bargaining relationship between the union and the NBA
  • Supervising the administration and enforcement of the Player Agent Regulations program
Michele Roberts

Michele Roberts

As the Executive Director of the NBPA since 2014, Michele Roberts ardently works on behalf of NBA players to ensure their rights are protected and that they are fairly compensated for the great value they bring to the court and as ambassadors of the game. Roberts has also been at the forefront of helping players recognize the power of their voice in pursuit of social consciousness as it relates to mental health, political activism, racial injustice and more.

In the media

Bloomberg - NBPA's Roberts on Mental Wellness in Basketball

CBS - Female NBA union chief breaks basketball's glass ceiling

ESPN - Michele Roberts elected to another 4-year term as NBPA executive director