WELCOME TO TBOA
Derick and his wife Rita have four children; Eric, Jermaine, Alexis and Simone.
Derick served in the U.S. Army and retired after 25 years of service. He is a graduate of Texas A&M Central Texas where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Studies. He currently works as the Director of Purchasing for IKO Industries.
Derick joined the TBOA family in November of 2010. In his 11 years as a member of TBOA he has served in numerous positions to include; Trainer, Division Representative, Vice President, THSBOA Representative and currently TBOA President.
Along with officiating Texas High School basketball Derick also currently works in multiple NCAA Men’s Basketball conferences: Lone Star, Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Assn, American Southwest, Great American, Southern Collegiate Athletic, Red River, Sooner Athletic, Ohio Collegiate Athletic, North TX Junior Collegiate Athletic, Georgia Collegiate, Western Junior College Athletic, Dallas Metro and Texas Eastern. These conferences include play at the Division II, Division III, NAIA, and JUCO levels.
He was selected to work the Men’s NCAA Division 3 National Championship Tournament during the 2020-2021 post season and has worked 3 UIL State Tournament Championships and 7 UIL Regional Championship Tournaments.
Derick is a staunch advocate for training and development and lists that his top priority as President is to see TBOA recognized as one of the top chapters across the state.
TBOA Vice President