The Team

Corey Grooms

Co-Host

 

Corey Grooms is a Sports Sociologist, life-long educator, writer, and basketball historian with a background in Sociology. The majority of his professional experience has been counseling, mentoring, and teaching life-skills through the combination of education, poetry, and basketball. Corey has worked and coached at every level of the educational system, however, his desire is to help inner-city children achieve their dreams despite the odds that are against them. He has also written two books:

Love & Basketball: Memoirs of Life and Urban Mindscape: The Journey to Reality

which help the youth to cope with the challenges of growing up in today's society.

 

EDUCATION

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

B.A.   Deviant Behavior & Social Control

 

SUNY College At Old Westbury 

B.A.    Media & Communications 

B.A.    American Studies 

 

United States Sports Academy

M.S.S.   Sports Studies 

 

Email 

cgrooms@trusportstalk.com

 

Love & Basketball: Memoirs of Life

http://www.tengpublishing.com/4.html

 

Urban Mindscape: The Journey to Reality

http://www.tengpublishing.com/9.html

 

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/tengpublishing

 

https://www.facebook.com/authorcgrooms

Sharia Marcus-Carter

Co-Host

 

Sharia Marcus-Carter has coached at various levels of basketball which includes college and the Amateur Athletic Union circuit. She has also worked extensively in the development of young players through her experience at basketball camps and skill development clinics around the world. Her passion is fueled by inspiring student-athletes to learn the different facets of the Sports Management Business as it relates to their life off of the court. She is the Owner and CEO of SMC Sports Consulting, LLC. A company that focuses on helping high school student athletes through the college recruiting process in addition to helping current college students who are looking to transfer schools.

 

EDUCATION

Southern New Hampshire University

B.S.  Business Studies

(Concentration Sport Management)


M.S. Sport Management

(Concentration Athletic Administration)

Email

smarcuscarter@trusportstalk.com

 

SMC Sports Consulting LLC

http://www.smcsports10.com

 

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/smcsports10

 

Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/smcsports10

 

Rob Maylor

Co-Host

 

“I am an invisible man...I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.” -Ralph Ellison 

 

EDUCATION

Mercer University

B.S.  Criminal Justice

(Concentration Forensic Psychology)


Southern New Hampshire University

M.S. Justice Studies

(Concentration Homeland Security)

(Concentration Emergency Service)

Email

rmaylor@trusportstalk.com

 

Pure Nutrition

http://pilatesyoga.wixsite.com/heal

 

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/purepilatesyoga

 

Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/purepilatesyoga