Board Members

Woodbridge Basketball Association is a not-for-profit basketball association founded to help youth between the age of 5 and 17yrs old, with basketball program in the city of Vaughan which comprises of Kleinburg, Maple, Concord, Woodbridge, to develop their basketball skills and continue to work with them on and off the court to improve their physical fitness and good sportsmanship.

Our goal is to train and encourage young athletes with the basic skills of basketball, respect for teammates, the opposing teams, the coaches, fans and all officials. Good sportsmanship will also assist them to develop good character and skills they need later in life. Our goal is to also provide an alternative basketball club accessible to parents and kids that have to travel out of Vaughan because all other teams in Vaughan cannot accommodate them as a result of space capacity.

With WBA founders business skills, they will be able to mentor and provide life developmental skills needed by these youths into becoming better young adults and better citizensin their communities.The goal is that all members of the WBA, including the coaches, parents and players, have a fun and memorable experience that extends far beyond the game of basketball.

WBA will incorporate a health and nutrition program into the league. We will provide healthy eating clinics, guidelines and individual consultations for families and players to encourage dietary and lifestyle habits conducive to athletes. This program will be run by Dr. Janine Bowring, one of the co-founders and a naturopathic doctor who has worked with athletes in her naturopathic practice over the past 15 years.

Mr. Rockson Ogor President

Mr. Rockson Ogor

As president, Rocking is responsible for creating, communicating, and implementing the mission of Woodbridge Basketball Association. He also oversees the complete operation of the club in accordance with the mission of Woodbridge Basketball Association.

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Dr. Janine Bowring, ND Executive Vice President

Dr. Janine Bowring, ND

Janine is responsible for ensuring Woodbridge Basketball Association operates and achieves its annual goals. Janine communicates with the board members and prepares financial strategies to aid in the financial success of Woodbridge Basketball Association.

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Mrs. Shernett Martin Director of Community Engagements

Mrs. Shernett Martin

As the Director of Community Engagements, Shernett develops strategies to help citizens of the Woodbridge and surrounding areas gain exposure to the Woodbridge Basketball Association program. WBA has had exposure in schools, community centres, community events, festivals, social media, and many other areas.

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Mr. John Mandarino General Manager

Mr. John Mandarino

As General Manager, John coordinates the operations of Woodbridge Basketball Association. John servers as a liaison between executives and team managers and coaches and is responsible for creating rules and guidelines that are in line with the Woodbridge Basketball Association mission.

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Mr. Roshan Navaratnam Asst. General Manager

Mr. Roshan Navaratnam

As the Assistant General Manager, Roshan serves as a liaison between the General Manager and team managers and coaches. His duties include implementing rules and guidelines set the the General Manager and providing feedback between the aforementioned parties.

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Mrs. Gina D’Errico Rep Teams Coordinator

Mrs. Gina D’Errico

Gina is responsible for providing all the tools and resources that the Rep Teams of Woodbridge Basketball Association need during the course of a season. She also ensures that gym space is set and that there are no schedule conflicts with any given team.

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