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Nana Adu-Poku

Lead Coach and Social Media Assistant

Nana Adu-Poku first joined Lay-Up as a Coach in 2019 and was promoted to Head Coach in 2021. He brings playing experience, as a former forward for the York University varsity basketball team. During this time, he gained a BSc, as well as a BEd. He is now an OCT with a rich history in youth sports programming, having served as Program Director and Camp Director with the Jays Care Foundation. His passion for basketball stems from the dedication to self-development the sport instills. He is currently completing his MEd with a Diploma in Urban Education at York. His goal as an educator is to teach youth that their potential to achieve their unique versions of success is unlimited, no matter where they come from.