Joyce Ekworomadu is a Nigerian-American born August 6, 1986 in Edmond, Oklahoma and raised in Dallas, TX. She attended Texas State University where she averaged 18.9pts/gm, was Southland Conference Player of the Year, led the team to the school’s first ever Conference championship, became the 5th player in Texas state history to record over 1500 points and 600 rebounds, voted on the all-Decade team, ESPN CoSIDA All-academic team, 3rd Place – ESPN 3PT Shootout (2008), was Nominated for Female athlete of the year and graduated with a BBA in Marketing. Post college, she played in the WNBA, Poland, Italy and is a current member of the National Nigerian Basketball Team. She has traveled to over 40 countries playing the game of basketball.
Joyce is the 12th female of the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters. She has appeared on many news and media outlets around the world. In the offseason, she trains youth in the fundamental skills of basketball through the nation with her company 3D Training DFW. 3D stands for Dedication, Determination and Discipline. She is also a motivational speaker who has spoken to over 50,000 kids on the topics of bullying prevention, character building, the importance of exercise, embracing adversity and female empowerment all over the country.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
She is an inspiration to all generations
DR. SUSAN HULL, Superintendant Grand Prairie ISD
Joyce delivered an amazing presentation to our New Teacher's Academy! I was most impressed with her ability to engage the audience through her charisma and communication abilities.
FLIP FLIPPEN, Founder
of LEADWORTHY LIVE & Capturing Kids' Hearts
Joyce is a blessing to the people she speaks to. Our partnership with her just makes sense.
We were thrilled to continue our partnership with Joyce! She is able to deliver the bullying prevention program like none other!