Lamar Johnson

Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

ljohnson@smww.com


Lamar Johnson has been an Agent Advisor with Sports Management Worldwide since mid-2012. Lamar has successfully been mentored by Dr. Lynn Lashbrook, and met all the requirements of becoming an Agent Advisor. This includes agent regulations and player association legalities, contract negotiation, endorsements, sponsorships, ethics, collective bargaining agreements, draft preparation, marketing and recruiting. He is well adept at preparing you for your sports career. He will do whatever possible to represent your interests and help you achieve your goals as not only a sports professional, by your life after sports as well. Lamar takes a fully integrated approach to his clients wealth, personal life, career and post-career challenges with the goal to simplify and enhance your life by serving as your primary contact for everything from financial advisory assistance to addressing your lifestyle needs as he works closely with the SMWW Team off the court, so you can focus on your career on the court.   Lamar graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Marketing from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst in 2001. He is devoted to life with many different practical life experiences to help youth streamline their creative potential in our growing society on a daily basis. He has various business successes and on the job teaching experiences. The most recent experience as a math teacher has given him the knowledge and insight on becoming a mentor for young professionals. After spending 14 years in sales, marketing and management in the corporate and retail world, Lamar developed a strong passion to be a crucial part of individual lives. He currently mentors individuals with mental disabilities on a daily basis and has been a mentor for teenagers and adults. He uses his creative techniques to get students to understand the importance of learning. Working in the school system as a teacher has given Lamar formal knowledge of training and participating in a variety of educational opportunities in schools that are recognized as leading centers for creativity training, education and research. In addition, Lamar has conducted extensive personal research and self-education. He will continue to apply this knowledge anyway possible to aide in the development of the worlds’ youth.   Dedicated, resourceful, and innovative instructor who strives to help athletes change negative situations into positive situations, and supports colleagues and administration in facilitating each athlete’s social and intellectual growth by creating an atmosphere of mutual respect and communication. Skilled of challenging, enriching, and innovative activities that address the diverse interest and needs of athletes. Possess outstanding communication skills; presents information in a variety of ways, emphasizing relevance to support our clients every need! 



Education
Bachelors of Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA(2001) Major: Marketing Associates Degree, Springfield Technical Community College Springfield, MA(1997) Major: Business Administration

Professional Background
Dedicated, resourceful, and innovative instructor who strives to help athletes change negative situations into positive situations, and supports colleagues and administration in facilitating each athletes social and intellectual growth by creating an atmosphere of mutual respect and communication. Skilled of challenging, enriching, and innovative activities that address the diverse interest and needs of athletes. Possess outstanding communication skills; presents information in a variety of ways, emphasizing relevance to support our clients every need!