The Boys & Girls Club of Collier County is pleased to announce Skip Robinson as Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Skip will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the organization’s day to day operations and resource development strategies and initiatives.
Most recently, Robinson served as Vice President of Community Relations and Player Development for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks where he held the positon for 15 years. Prior to landing in Milwaukee, he worked in administrative roles at various Boys & Girls Clubs throughout the United States. Robinson is also the founder of the Milwaukee’s Midnight Basketball League which combines his two loves – basketball and helping kids by providing them with an alternative to the streets and develop a love for the game.
“We are excited to have attracted a proven ambassador for the Boys & Girls Club movement who shares in the passion of helping at-risk youth and seeing that they are provided with the necessary stability and support in their lives,” said Theresa Shaw, President /CEO at the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County. “We look forward to his immediate leadership and focus as we continue to build our organization’s outreach and make a difference in the community.”
The Boys & Girls Club of Collier County (BGCCC) is a non-profit, youth development organization, which annually serves 3,000 of the most at-risk children and teens in Collier County. The Club provides a safe, positive place where local youth can acquire: academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. The Boys & Girls Club is dedicated to its mission, which is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. To learn more about the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County or to arrange a tour, call 239-325-1700 or visit www.bgccc.com.