Rheya Neabors coaches basketball at Mount Holyoke College and the Springfield Renaissance School, where in addition to building cultures of athletic excellence, she has made meaningful connections between scholastic sport participation and intangibles by emphasizing character and leadership development. She is also a Program Coordinator for a nature-based education nonprofit organization, Nature’s Classroom, where she leads transformational experiences for students through team building and character development challenges. Rheya was a highly successful student-athlete at the University of Arizona and UC Riverside where she established herself as team leader and force to be reckoned with on the basketball court. Rheya also leads diversity and inclusion trainings for secondary educators at Nature’s Classroom. She is lives in Springfield, Massachusetts, but will always call California home.
Research Associate - Qualitative Specialist