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DeMario "Buck" Byers moved to Memphis at an early age and graduated from Frayser High. He received his bachelors degree in Psychology from Victory University, graduating with honors. DeMario is currently enrolled in the graduate program at Victory University in pursuit of a Masters degree in Psychology and Professional Counseling. For ten years DeMario has helped found, fund and direct various youth programs such as Hopes and Hoops basketball training camp and GYM (GOD'S Young Men) Ministries. For two years DeMario worked closely with several schools in the Whitehaven area teaching conflict resolution and serving as a mentor while operating and directing an after school program for at risk youth. DeMario has also coached basketball for different AAU teams throughout the city as well as coaching middle school basketball at Grace St. Luke. He joined the Boys & Girls Clubs in 2013 and currently serves as the Interim Club Director at the Porter Goodwill Branch.
Email: demariob [at] bgcm [dot] org