Director of Basketball Operations
Dominique Wilford has a long history in the basketball world over 15 years in many different roles Head Coach, Assistant Coach, Director of Basketball Operations, Scout.
Before becoming a cofounder & Director of Basketball Operations of the WMLBA. As a coach for 12 years, Dominique was an assistant varsity girls coach at Oak Park High School in Oak Park, Michigan for 8 years working with 2 different sets of head coaches during his tenure (Alice McGriff & Dr. Barry Berlin) during his years at Oak Park High School Dominique helped lead the Varsity Girls team to their only district title in school history.
Also Dominique was the youngest varsity assistant coach in MHSAA history at the young age of 18. Having helped many players get college scholarships (All State players Kizzy Hart, Inifi Robinson, Cornte Ellis & Myesha Perkins)
After his run at Oak Park High School, Dominique took over the Bloomfield Hills Andover High School girl’s junior varsity team as the head coach and also handled double duty as the lead varsity assistant for the varsity girls team for 3 years. During his tenure at Bloomfield Hills Andover, Dominique lead the junior varsity team to their most successful season in school history by going 17-3 in his first season with the JV team while helping the varsity team to their first division title in school history along with Coach Michelle Sklar) During his coaching tenure Dominique also had the pleasure of learning under and participating in summer camps run by Maryland Women’s head coach Brenda Frease, Former Central Michigan Women’s Head Coach Elaine Kleinfelter, Michigan State’s Women’s Head Coach Suzy Merchant and also assisting former Oakland University Women’s Assistant Coach and Michigan High School Legend Anne Hafeli.
Dominique also spent one season with the University of Michigan Dearborn women’s basketball team as director of basketball operations under Head Coach Dymetrius Ware. Dominique has also spent time working with Synergy Sports Technology for 5 years as an advanced video scout, providing advanced scouting reports on player personnel dealing with NBA, WNBA & Euroleague teams.
Dominique has one son Dawson Kyle Wilford.