"The goal of Rhode Island Magic

basketball is to have fun

and get better."

David Tedeschi, Director

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                                                Rhode Island Magic Coaching Staff

Mark Bonneau Dean Brugnoli
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Coach Mark Bonneau is starting his first season coaching RI Magic AAU, but  Coach Dean Brugnoli just completed his first season with the Magic and brings a
his hoop experience spans almost 30 years! His playing career started at  tremendous amount of high school and college coaching and playing experience
Bristol High School in 1986 playing for the legendary Dom Raiola (A RIBCA  to the program. Dean was a three year varsity starter and All-Division player for
Hall of Famer) and continued at Bridgewater State where he earned his  the Toll Gate Titans from 1997-1999. His senior team won the Division 1 Central 
Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education and played under New  title and he still holds the all-time school record for wins in a season. Dean went 
England Basketball Hall of Fame coach Joe Farroba. It is no wonder that  on toplay for Salve Regina University for a season in college and was part of a 
Mark started his coaching career immediately after college. He coached at  Seahawk team that won their regular season conference title, coming up just
three high schools in Massachusetts over a 12 year period at the Freshman  short in the Commonwealth Coast Conference Tournamentchampionship game. 
and JV levels. A majority of that time was spent coaching at Attleboro High  Since playing in college, Dean has coached at various levels of basketball, as he 
School where Mark has been a Physical Education and Health teacher since  has begun to coach his son at the recreation, travel and AAU levels while also 
1998. Mark has also been the Varsity Golf Coach at Attleboro since 2001. He  currently holding the role of assistant varsity coach for his alma mater, the Toll 
also coached baseball and softball for short stints over his career at  Gate Titans.
Attleboro High. Mark went on to receive his Masters of Secondary Education 
from Fitchburg State. Mark, his wife Sara and their three boys have called 
Barrington home since 2002. Since moving to Barrington, Mark started the 
Barrington Youth Basketball Association which provides competitive travel 
basketball to over 100 boys and girls throughout the year. Currently, Mark is 
also a member of the basketball coaching staff at Barrington High School. 
His decision to join the RI Magic staff was a simple one after watching his 
son and many players from Barrington flourish under the tutelage of Magic 
coaches. Mark’s life has been committed to helping young people develop 
the personal skills needed to be successful in life. He has chosen sports, 
specifically basketball, as his main tool to achieve this goal. Mark was 
mentored by many great coaches along the way and learned many valuable 
life lessons as a result. He is now extremely excited to pass along some of 
those lessons as a member of the RI Magic’s coaching staff.
Dave Campbell Henry Coleman
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Coach Dave Campbell is entering his first year with the Rhode Island Magic and  Coach Henry Coleman is entering his third year with the Rhode Island
brings a varied coaching background to the organization. He started coaching in  Magic. He has coached several middle school teams during his time with
recreation leagues with his son fifteen years ago. He then moved on to travel  the program. Coach Coleman is also Varsity Head Coach for the Mount
leagues where he led the Dudley Blue Devils to the South Central Massachusetts  Saint Charles Academy Boys Basketball team. 
Youth League championship game in their 8th grade year. During this time, he 
also passed the IAABO exam in order to become a certified Massachusetts  Coach Coleman recently finished his sixteenth year coaching high school 
basketball referee. Coach Campbell then moved on to coach with the Central  basketball. He began his career as an assistant head coach at Feinstein
Mass Swarm AAU organization and his team qualified for the National Tournament  High School from 2002-2008, making the playoffs every year and culminating 
3 out of the 4 years, compiling a record of 94-30. in winning the Division III State Championship ​in 2006 and the Division II
State Championship in 2007. He then was named interim head coach at 
Coach Campbell is currently entering his third year as the assistant varsity Central High School from 2008-2010, leading Central to the playoffs in 2010.
basketball coach at Ponaganset High School. In his first year, he helped guide That year, he was recognized as the 2009-2010 Division I Rhode Island 
the team to its first playoff appearance in three years. Last year, the team made it Basketball Coaches Association Head Coach of the Year. From 2010-2014,
to the semifinals of the Division III playoffs. Coach Campbell also continues to work he was the assistant head coach at Shea High School, helping them make
work with and coach in the Ponaganset basketball youth leagues. Coach Campbell the playoffs three times, including finishing as the 2012-2013 Division II
is excited to coach with the Magic this season and diverse coaching background Championship runners-up. The 2014-2015 season he was recognized as the 
will be an asset to the Magic program. Division III Rhode Island Basketball Coaches Association Head Coach of
the Year. He also currently serves on the Rhode Island Basketball Coaches
Association Executive Board as the Vice President and Webmaster.
Coach Coleman graduated from Rhode Island College with a Bachelor’s 
of Science degree in Health & Physical Education. He has been a Health & 
Physical Education teacher at Hope High School since 2005, where he also 
coaches varsity cross country. He is married to his wife Melissa and they 
have three daughters.
Billy Cumplido Ramon De Los Santos 
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Billy Cumplido enters his first season with the Rhode Island Magic. Coach  Ramon De Los Santos (aka Coach Bones) has been a part of the Rhode 
Cumplido was most recently an assistant coach at Brown University in 2004-2005.  Island Magic program for the past three years. He started off his coaching
Other than Brown, he has assistant coaching experience at Rhode Island College career as an assistant coach for the RI Magic in 2014 and continued to 
as Associate head coach (2003-2004), University of New Hampshire (2002-2003),  gain experience by coaching for the Johnston Recreation Department, 
Plymouth State University (2001-2002), Davidson College (1999-2001), and St.  where he led his first team to the championship game. Ramon has 
Joseph’s College, NY (1998-1999). Cumplido is a member of the NABC for over  continued coaching for the RI Magic and Johnston Recreation Department
18 years and is an associate coach for USA Basketball. Cumplido has worked  in a head coach capacity. 
numerous summer camps from Eastern Invitational to Five Star Basketball Camps.  
Ramon was a two-year letter winner at the now defunct Feinstein High 
Cumplido began his coaching career as the associate head coach under Jon  School under Coach Tedeschi. Ramon graduated from Bryant University 
D’Alessandro at the College of St. Joseph’s from 1996-1998. He received a  and has been an IT Auditor for over seven years. In his free time, Ramon 
bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management from Salve Regina University likes to spend time with his wife and baby Romeo along with watching 
 in 1996. He has also attained a Masters in Education from the College of St.  basketball.
Josephs and is currently completing a Masters in Construction management at 
New England Institute. Cumplido is a graduate of Saint Raphael Academy of 
Pawtucket, RI. 
Cumplido resides in Pawtucket with his wife Kelly and his two daughters, Julianna 
and Dazay and currently works as a Project Coordinator for East Coast Interiors out of Warwick, RI. 

Brandon DiPaola Kurt Dutcher  
Email Contact: bdipaola13@elmira.edu Email Contact: kdutcher14@elmira.edu
A native of Rhode Island, Coach DiPaola graduated from Coventry High  Kurt Dutcher just finished his first year with the Rhode Island Magic, but this is his
School in 2009, where he was a three-year varsity starter. Coach DiPaola   fourth year coaching AAU, having worked with kids at the middle and high school
was also involved AAU, playing for the RI Hawks for 9 seasons. After high   school level over the past 3 years. Kurt is originally from Gaylord, Michigan where 
school, Coach DiPaola went on to play college basketball for the Soaring   he was a two-year varsity starter at Gaylord High School. As a junior, Kurt
Eagles of Elmira College in Elmira, New York, where he was a 2-year captain.   helped lead his team to a Big North Conference Championship while being
After graduating with a degree in Business Management, Coach DiPaola  named to Second Team All-Area. In his senior season, he received First Team 
joined the coaching ranks under the tutelage of Coach Randi Torgalski at  All-Area recognition along with All-Conference Honorable Mention and MVP.
Elmira College, where he served as the Junior Varsity Assistant Coach for two  Coach Dutcher went on to play 4 years of collegiate basketball at Elmira College 
seasons. After returning to Rhode Island, Coach DiPaola was named Head  in upstate New York. Following his freshman year of college, he was invited to the
Coach of the Portsmouth High School Boys Freshman Basketball team,  2011 International Collegiate Basketball Tour to participate in exhibition games in
leading Portsmouth to a first place finish in the conference and an  Belgium, Germany and England. After graduating with a degree in Business
appearance in the state championship game. Currently, Coach DiPaola is  Management and a minor in Economics, he moved to Rhode Island to accept a
just finished his 4th season as the Boys Varsity Basketball Coach at North  position in finance at CVS Health in Woonsocket. Coach Dutcher coached two
Smithfield High School. years of boys’ basketball as a varsity assistant at North Smithfield High School
Dean Felicetti Matt Fontaine
Email Contact: dfelicetti@the-olivergroup.com Email Contact: mfon34@gmail.com
Coach Dean Felicetti is starting his second year on the sidelines with the  Coach Matt Fontaine will be entering his first season with the Rhode Island Magic 
Rhode Island Magic; however he has been a constant, positive presence  program. Coach Fontaine was a two-sport athlete at Cranston West from 
during skills practices over the last few years.  In addition to coaching with  2003-2006 where he was a senior basketball captain and finished runner-up in 
the Rhode Island Magic, he has been coaching AAU basketball, providing  the 2006 Division 1 state championship. Coach Fontaine went on to play 4 years 
consultative skills work and assisting in player development at the  of college baseball at Eastern Connecticut State University. After finishing his 
individual level, as well as group technique specific higher basketball  baseball career Coach Fontaine returned to Cranston where he has coached 
learning since the early 2000s. basketball at different levels for the past seven years. Coach Fontaine has 
coached in Cranston recreational leagues, as well as directed clinics for children 
Coach Felicetti created the now thriving Chariho Youth Basketball  helping develop basic fundamentals and skills. At the high school level Coach 
Association (CYBA). From one team in its inception in 2010, to the now  Fontaine has been an assistant coach at Cranston West, Mount Saint Charles, 
thriving seven teams involving approximately seventy kids, from 4th-9th  and is currently at Coventry High School. 
grade, the CYBA program serves as a feeder system to his Chariho High 
School current JV and Varsity Basketball 2016 Division III Rhode Island  Coach Fontaine earned his Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Connecticut State 
State Championship teams. University, and also has his Associate’s degree from New England Institute of 
Technology in the Physical Therapist Assistant program. He currently works at 
From 2011-2016 Coach Felicetti served as the JV Basketball Coach –  Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center as a PTA. 
Assistant Head Coach Varsity for Chariho High School in Wood River Jct. 
Rhode Island. Several of Coach Felicetti’s duties included, but are not  Coach Fontaine currently resides in Warwick with his wife Amanda, who was a 
limited to practice and game management, player assessments, skills,  high school standout player in Connecticut and played at Bryant University and 
fundamentals, teamwork, etiquette and all areas of dribbling, passing,  Eastern Connecticut State University.   
rebounding, shooting and basketball techniques that ultimately help his 
target basketball students be prepared for the next level. Prior to coaching 
Junior Varsity, Coach Felicetti has coaches AAU, Summer, Travel, D-League 
and High School basketball program for several years. He is currently varsity head
coach at The Prout School since 2016.
Coach Felicetti holds a degree in Computer Science from the State University 
of New York and is the Co-Founder and Partner in The Oliver Group, a local 
legally driven Forensics and eDiscovery technology company. As a thriving 
local business owner, Coach Felicetti brings his entrepreneurial spirit 
coupled with his experience as a college basketball player and years of 
skills development to seamlessly fit into the already established, 
professional and experienced Rhode Island Magic family.  
Pat Greene Rick Harris
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Coach Pat Greene finished his second season with the RI Magic after  Rick Harris enters his first year as a coach for the Rhode Island Magic but has 
coaching a successful 6th grade team last spring. Pat has been around the  coached at the helm of the CCRI Knights men’s basketball program for 10 years. 
game of basketball all his life and is a student of the game. He played at  Under his leadership CCRI has compiled a 173-114 overall record and 95-29
Barrington High School where he was a 3-year varsity player and team   record in Region XXI play. The 2011-12 Knights’ 31-5 record set a new school 
captain his junior & senior seasons. Since then he has successfully coached  mark for most wins by a CCRI basketball team. In addition, the 2011-12 Knights
multiple youth teams at various levels and enjoys working with young  advanced to the national championship game for the second time in school history.
players to improve their skills, teach them concepts, help them embrace 
teamwork, and most importantly, to have fun. Coach Harris came to CCRI with more than 20 seasons of experience coaching 
high school basketball. He made his mark on the Rhode Island scene as the
Currently, Pat is an assistant coach at Moses Brown High School. varsity boys’ basketball coach at Cranston East High School from 1990 to 2006, 
He is a graduate of Johnson and Wales University in Providence and is  compiling 230 wins. Under his direction, the team won three consecutive RIIL
employed at Brown University. He, his wife, and three boys live in Barrington. Division 1A State Championships in 2002, 2003 and 2004, and was the state
finalist runner-up in 2001. The team also won four RIIL Division 1 League 
Championships in 1997, 2000, 2003 and 2004. Harris was chosen as Rhode 
Island Basketball Coaches Association (RIBCA) Coach of the Year in 1996, 1997, 
2002, 2003 and 2004. 
Coach Harris served as treasurer of RIBCA for 10 years. He is the director of the 
Rick Harris Hoop Skills Basketball Camp, and has worked for the Los Angeles 
Lakers at their annual summer camp held in Santa Barbara, California since 2000. 
In 2011, he was promoted to camp director by Rondre Jackson, director of player 
development of the Lakers. 
Coach Harris earned degrees from CCRI, Rhode Island College and Providence
College. In addition to his duties at CCRI, he is a special education teacher in the 
Cranston School Department. He was born in Providence and resides in Cranston 
with his wife, Lucy, and their two children.  
Josh Keys Jeff Kurbec
Email Contact: joshuakeys1323@gmail.com Email Contact: jpk602@aol.com
Josh Keys is excited to be entering his second year with the Rhode Island Magic.  Coach Jeff Kurbec enters his fourth year coaching with the R.I. Magic, having been
Josh is a native of Bel Air, Maryland where he was a three year varsity starter.  involved with the creation of the program in 2014. He has been coaching AAU 
Coach Keys was a 2x All County player and led the conference in scoring his  basketball since 1999, when he started with a fledgling program called the R.I.
senior year. In addition, throughout high school, Josh played AAU for the  Challenge. Over that time, he has coached dozens of players who went on 
Maryland Mustangs.  to play at all levels of college basketball, including in Division 1 conferences such
as the Big East, ACC, Atlantic-10, America East, Patriot League, Metro Atlantic 
Following high school, he attended Elmira College in upstate New York to play  (MAAC ) Northeast Conference, and numerous Ivy League teams.
basketball and received a degree in Business Management. While at Elmira,
Coach Keys became the school’s all-time 3 point leader, became a 1000 point  Over the years, he has taken teams to Live Period tournaments all over the 
scorer and sits 7th all-time for career free throw percentage. Josh has coached country, including four trips to Las Vegas where they compiled a 19-6 record.
previously with the now defunct Bay State Flash and coached at both the middle  Two of those teams went on to reach the Final Four in major Vegas 
and high school age groups. Josh is currently the assistant coach for the North  tournaments placing second in 2004 and third in 2005. He has also taken teams 
Smithfield Boys' Basketball team and brings a wealth of basketball knowledge  to Atlantic City, Philadelphia, Atlanta, New York City, Orlando/Disney Wide World
and playing experience to the program.  of Sports (six times). Among those trips have been four appearances in National
Championship tournaments.
He also spent twelve years on the Boys Basketball staff at Smithfield High School,
starting during his junior year in college and being part of Smithfield's transition to
Division 1 as one of the smallest public schools in the state. During that time, 
Smithfield won three division titles, reached the Final Four on four occasions,
and won the 2001 Division 1-A State Title at the Providence Civic Center.
Coach Kurbec also coaches Cross Country and Track at Smithfield High
School, and since 2001, has been one of the Directors of the Sentinel Striders,
a USATF Junior Olympic running club that is nationally recognized. In that time,
the Striders have had over 50 runners earn All-American honors, including three
National Champions, and in 2013, their 11-12 Boys Cross Country team won
the National Championship in San Antonio, Texas.
Jeff graduated from Providence College with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting 
and after six years in public accounting, now works on the financial side at 
Elmwood Sports in Cranston.
Rich Norris Jeff Paiva
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Coach Rich Norris will be heading into his fourth year with the Rhode Island Coach Jeff Paiva enters his first season as a coach with the Rhode Island Magic. 
Magic program. Coach Norris has coached various grade levels throughout Coach Paiva is from Pawtucket, Rhode Island and is a graduate of Tolman High 
his time with the Magic. He is also the Junior Varsity Boy's Basketball Head School. After high school, he attended Stonehill College, where he studied 
Coach and Varsity Assistant Head Coach at Mount Saint Charles Academy.
Mathematics and Education. Coach Paiva has been coaching over 15 years, as he 
Coach Norris has five years of coaching experience, beginning in the
Providence Recreation League at Neutaconkanut Recreation Center and John
began his coaching career in 2002, when he was the athletic director of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Newport. He built the basketball program from the ground up 
Hope Settlement House, where he reached the city championship twice. During for both the boys and girls divisions. 
the 2013-2014 season Coach Norris served as a volunteer varsity assistant 
coach on the Central High School Boy's Basketball staff as well as serving in 
Coach Paiva has been the head basketball coach at North Smithfield Middle School
the same role with Mount Saint Charles back in 2014-2015.
for five years. He also coaches football for North Smithfield High School, serving 

as the defensive coordinator for the varsity team.
Coach Norris has worked in education since 2009, serving as an academic 
advisor, teacher and currently as a school counselor at Dr. Jorge Alvarez 
High School in Providence. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education and 
History from the University of Rhode Island and a Master’s degree in School 
Counseling from Providence College. In his final year of graduate school
Coach Norris served on the study hall coordinating team under the direction
of Debra Cohen at the University of Rhode Island in the last year of Coach 
Jim Baron's tenure and into the beginning of Coach Dan Hurley's term.
Coach Norris enjoys community involvement. He is the founder of the 
Gilbert Stuart Gentlemen Association and the Jorge Alvarez Gentlemen’s 
Academy, a boys group that focuses on leadership and personal 
development in young men. He is also one of the founders of 300 Men, a 
Providence based nonprofit group that serves as proactive positive role 
models for young people. In his free time he enjoys photography, physical 
fitness and traveling.
Michael Palumbo Ethan Roe
Email Contact: mikeyp1160@yahoo.com Email Contact: ethanroe2.718@gmail.com
Coach Michael Palumbo has been with the Magic for three years now and Ethan Roe is entering his first season with the Magic, but has over 20 years of 
will look continue his success. Michael played at Classical High School experience as a basketball coach.  Ethan is a proud graduate of Ponaganset High 
from 2006-2010. His teams won two state championships in 2008 & 2009.  School and Wabash College in Indiana.  Ethan is a math teacher and department 
His junior season he was named MVP of the playoffs. His senior season head at Blackstone-Millville Regional (BMR) High School. After starting at BMR in 
he led the state in scoring and earning a spot on the All-State team. the fall of 1996, Ethan quickly got involved with the boys basketball program.   He 
He also earned All Division honors his junior and senior years.  served as a volunteer assistant from 1997 to 1999, coached the junior varsity from 
Michael went on to play at Rhode Island College from 2010-2014. He 2000-2002, and was the varsity coach from 2003 to 2017. Ethan led his teams to 
helped contribute to three Little East Conference championships and numerous post season tournaments over the years, and, in 2006, was named 
four NCAA tournament appearances. 

Division II Central Mass. Coach of the Year by the Massachusetts Basketball Coaches Association. Coach Roe is the founder and director of Chargers 
Coach Palumbo is currently a varsity assistant coach at the Wheeler Basketball Camp in Blackstone, MA which has been running since 2003. Ethan
School and is employed by Harvey Building Products working in the sales has also coached 5 seasons of AAU at various levels in Massachusetts. 
department. 

This past spring, Ethan stepped down as the BMR coach in order to have more 
time time to see both of his boys play their respective sports at Ponaganset middle
and high school. This year he joined the Ponaganset coaching staff as an assistant
and enjoyed "going back to his roots." At Ponaganset, he was a starting guard on 
three consecutive league championship teams, and the Chietains won the Class C
State title in 1990.

In addition to teaching and coaching, Ethan has worked as the Assistant Directory
of Camp Ruggles in Glocester, Rhode Island for the past fourteen summers. Camp 
Ruggles is the only day camp in Rhode Island for children diagnosed with emotional 
and behavioral disabilities.



Mike Silvia Kyle VanRossum
Email Contact: msilivia@duffyshanley.com Email Contact: kyle_vanrossum@my.uri.edu
Coach Mike Silvia has been a part of the RI Magic program since its very Coach Kyle VanRossum is entering his third year with the RI Magic, but is
beginning. A dedicated supporter of youth sports as a coach, administrator, no stranger to AAU basketball. He began coaching AAU in 2009, when he 
and parent for the better part of fifteen years, Mike was one of the founder's founded the Rhode Island Bullets. Over the last seven years he has coached
of the town of Barrington's youth basketball program, as well as one of New  multiple grade levels from 5th to 8th grade. In addition to coaching AAU, Kyle 
England's premier AAU baseball organizations. He's both coached and served is in his 7th season as a middle school basketball coach. In 2009, his first 
on board of directors for youth baseball and Pop Warner football teams in season as a coach, his Ponaganset team reached the Final Four. He repeated
addition to coaching CYO, YMCA and town basketball in Rhode Island. He also that feat a few years later, when he also led Burrillville to the final four. For 
coached four years in the Massachusetts Metrowest Youth Basketball League, the past two years, Kyle has coached Gallagher MS in Smithfield and has led
winning both a regular season title and Summer League championship. Most  them to the playoffs both years. His current goal is to return to the final four
recently he's served as an assistant for several AAU teams, including the    for the third time in seven years. 
Middlesex Magic now, the Rhode Island Magic. Mike is married with two children,
and is a partner and Creative Director at Providence advertising agency In addition to his coaching experience, Kyle was one of the best high
Duffy and Shanley.  school players in the state of Rhode Island when he was a four year varsity
starter at Burrillville HS. In his four years of varsity basketball, Kyle
accumulated 1,500 points and helped led Burrillville to its first state
semi-final game in ten years. He earned All Division honors his sophomore,
junior and senior years.
Kyle graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor’s of Arts
degree in Economics.
Mike Willard
Email Contact: mikewillard35@gmail.com
Mike Willard is entering his first year with the Magic. He brings a wealth of 
coaching experience experience at many different age levels. Mike is has been 
a educator for the past 20 years both here in Rhode Island and in Chicago teaching both second grade and kindergarten. Mike thinks of himself as a teacher first. After school, he just happens to teach kids who enjoy playing basketball!

For the past four years Mike founded and has been the head coach for Highlander 
Charter School. He has led his team to the championship game in the RI Coastal 
Prep League in two of the school's first three years, and won the RI Coastal Prep
League championship last year. Before coaching at Highlander, Mike served as
the girls varsity coach at Mount Pleasant for 2 years, and was the JV girls
coach at La Salle Academy. Outside of coaching high school teams, Mike has also
coached AAU and youth travel teams as well. Before coming to the Magic, Mike 
coached the 18U team for 2 years with the RI Crush along youth teams for BYBA
AAU and youth travel teams as well. Before coming the the Magic, Mike coached for the past 4 years. 

Mike has a degree in early childhood education from North Park University where
he played Division 3 basketball as well as a masters degree in educational
leadership. Mike currently lives in Barrington with his wife and two children.