Joshua (Josh) Pascoe recently joined Basketball Queensland as the Chief Operating Officer, working alongside Graham Burns
Josh’s role is to deliver quality representative basketball competitions and to continue to build participation in Basketball across Queensland, working in partnership with our associations. Josh also aims to grow the engagement across all the BQ competitions.
Former GM of Logan Basketball
Josh has been involved in Basketball for the past 8 years as the General Manager of Logan Basketball Association and will bring considerable experience to the Basketball Queensland management team. As General Manager of Logan, Josh was awarded 2013 administrator of the year for both Basketball Queensland and Basketball Australia. Whilst there were many highlights during his time at Logan Basketball, his greatest achievements were gaining management rights of the Cornubia Stadiun and securing over $2M of funding to upgrade and expand the facilities for Logan Basketball members.
Responsibilities at Basketball Queensland
Some of Josh’s specific responsibilities at Basketball Queensland will include ensuring that all aspects of BQ’s key business areas are operating at the highest standard and that these areas are working collaboratively to achieve the best outcomes for the stakeholders including the associations. With a focus on competitions, it will be Josh’s responsibility to ensure that the Leagues and Championships are refined and improved upon each year, and participation continues to grow beyond expectations.
Josh said about his new position “With any new role you want to ensure that you are delivering upon the expectations of your key stakeholders, which in Basketball Queensland’s case are the associations and the participants they represent”.
Josh’s Goal Driver
When asked about his biggest driver to achieve his goal, Josh explained “my family provides me with my biggest inspiration in life; not only in what my Wife and Mother have achieved throughout their life, but also in how they have supported and allowed me to follow my dreams”.