Kevin Draughon II
President of Basketball
Kevin Draughon II holds over 25+ years experience as a player and mentor in the world of basketball as well as numerous consultant roles across a wide variety of fields.
As a Native New Yorker and an active figure in the basketball world since his introduction to the game as a 10 year old, Kevin Draughon II brings an exceptional blend of experience and success to FFA Sports Management.With new relationships budding internationally as well as very close ties to several NBA clubs, league employees, coaches, current/former players, trainers and more, Kevin boasts a network of basketball resources that provides opportunity and knowledge to our clients and their families.
Outside of the sports world, Kevin has also served in numerous financial based roles, including but not limited to fixed income settlements, senior secured loan servicing, and more. His unique exposure to the finance sector has served throughout the years as an asset in teaching his peers as well as the next generation the importance of financial literacy. In addition to his finance experience, Kevin has also served as a creative director for up and coming company NumberedNYC, a clothing brand designed to bring awareness to many of the issues we face in society. Other past consultant roles include stops at youth organizations, startup businesses and more. With ties to sports, the business world, and beyond, Kevin provides an uncanny combination of knowledge, creativity, and resources which provide the perfect blend for creating top notch opportunities for our clients while keeping them on the path to a healthy, fulfilling lifestyle during and after their playing careers.
Philanthropically, Kevin has served as a mentor for children throughout numerous programs like KYDA Inc, a sports organization that provides instruction, training, and life advice for inner-city at-risk youth. As an alumni of the program, Kevin takes great pride in helping the next generation. Kevin also serves as a free financial coach for people of all ages in his neighborhood back home in New York.
Born in New York, NY and raised in the Bronx, Kevin received his Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Business Management from Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City, NJ, where he joined the Men’s Basketball team as a walk on after transferring from Clarkson University. Prior to his college experience, Kevin played at Trevor Day School in New York, NY, rising as one of the top players in New York as a senior, earning All City and All State Honors across many publications. His 22-5 senior season resulted in a State Championship runner up position after falling to Poly Prep, which featured founding partner John Elefterakis, as well as former New York Knicks center Joakim Noah.
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