Director of Player Development
Coach Keith Spencer was raised in San Diego, California where he began playing basketball at the age of 4. He was ranked amongst the top players in the state c/o 2003, receiving a McDonald’s All-American Nomination. Coach Keith received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Texas-San Antonio(UTSA), where he contributed in charging the dynamics of the roadrunner basketball program. In 2008, Coach Keith graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. He then signed a contact to play professional basketball for De Friesland Aris in Holland.
Utilizing what I’ve been blessed with to be a blessing to others.
In college, the vision of Kingdom Performance was planted through Keith’s training methods and experiences. While in Europe, the vision began to grow as Keith began coaching and motivating local kids in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. Once Keith’s professional playing days came to an end, he wanted to give back to them game, so the birth of Kingdom Performance was in full effect. Coach Keith began training and mentoring youth athletes, running local camps and service projects. He met Coach Rod where he became the Head Trainer of the XrossOver Academy in Dallas, training over 100 athletes weekly. In 2013, Coach Keith was the Head JV and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach at John Paul II High School in Plano, where his JV team won district with only 1 lost, and the varsity team was the Tapps 5A State Runner-ups. Currently, Coach Keith is a Sports Performance Coach, and Head Varsity Coach at International Leadership of Texas in Garland, where he is building a first class program from scratch.
Coach Keith has been married to his beautiful wife Natasha for 6 years. They have a 5 year-old daughter, Sarai. Both Natasha and Sarai are very instrumental in the success of Kingdom Performance. They support Keith’s vision, passion, and commitment to enrich the lives of others through basketball.
- 2006-2008: University of Texas-San Antonio
- 2008-2010: De Friesland Aris (Holland)
- 2011-2013: North Dallas Vandals (ABA)
- 2013-2014: Assistant Coach at John Paul II High School
- 2014-present: Current Head Coach at International Leadership of Texas High School