Deron is a seasoned player and coach who relates well to players and has an intense passion for the game. He played basketball at UEHS and BCC where he was a two year starter, team captain and all star selection at both.
He was a three sport athlete in High school and has played for legendary coaches Tom Morrissey, Charlie Tarricone, Fran Angeline and Bart Guccia. He also played basketball internationally while serving in the U.S. Navy. Deron has coached locally at the CYO, AAU and Junior college levels.
Deron is recently retired as a lieutenant from the Endicott Police Department. He has two children (Matt and Morgan) and currently resides in Binghamton.