In order to share more of our amazing community here at SD, we offer this weekly #FacesOfSD to give you a chance to learn more about our faculty and staff. Today we are thrilled to introduce Mike Fulton, Director of Basketball Operations.
Mike “Coach” Fulton is a Marin native. He grew up in Fairfax, attended Saint Rita School and then Drake High School. He played basketball at Drake, College of Marin, and Cal Lutheran University. He has coached at Terra Linda High School, The Branson School, and also led the College of Marin Women’s Basketball program to top ten rankings several times. As head coach of the 2014- 2015 San Domenico Girls Varsity Basketball team, Coach Fulton led the Panthers to a winning year including the BCL Central Championship, NCS Division V semi-finals, and the Nor-Cal State Tournament quarter-finals. With 20 years of basketball experience, Coach Fulton is recognized as one of the best coaches in Northern California.
Here Mike answers our Spotlight questions:
Q. Full name?
A. Michael Gerard Fulton
Q. Where were you born?
A. Marin General Hospital in Greenbrae
Q. Favorite word?
A. “I believe in you.”
Q. What do you do here at San Domenico? And what is your favorite part of your job?
A. Director of Basketball Operations, my favorite part is the interaction with the kids and seeing them everyday.
Q. Which Dominican value inspires you the most this week and why? (Study, Reflection, Community, or Service).
A. Community. I was recently inducted into the College of Marin Athletic Hall of Fame and I was amazed by the support of our SD community. Over twenty people from SD came to the awards to celebrate with me.
Q. What are your plans for the weekend?
A. Every Saturday and Sunday you can find me coaching kids one-on-one in the school gym.
Coach, thank you for sharing your top-notch coaching with our student athletes, but even more so, thank you for sharing your tremendous heart with each and every child’s life you touch. Your SD family loves you very much and we are so grateful for all you bring to our community!