Charles Nickens is entering his first year as the Global Squad Director of Business Development and International Tours. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio Coach Nickens graduated from Full Sail University in 2011 with a B.A. in Entertainment Business.
After his playing career ended in 1990 due to health concerns, Coach Nickens became an assistant coach at Cuyahoga Community College. He also coached Professionally for the Cleveland Rams (UBA). Additionally, Coach Nickens shares his love for basketball with up and coming athletes as a volunteer head coach in numerous settings including local churches, and middle and high schools.
Charles brings to Global Squad a special ability to discover and develop talent. His relatable personality helps him to connect with athletes in their pursuit to play professional sports.