Mr. TJ Buchanan
World Lacrosse
Director of Sport Development

TJ Buchanan comes to ICECP with over 10 years of professional experience in Coach and Athlete Development. Currently, TJ is the Director of Sport Development for World Lacrosse, the international federation for the sport of lacrosse.   In this role he provides service in the areas of NGB Development, Coach and Athlete Development and Officials Development to over 60 existing member countries, as well as assisting in new nation recruitment and development.  Prior to his role with World Lacrosse, TJ served as the Technical Director for Athlete Development and Curriculum Manager, Coach Development at US Lacrosse, the United States national governing body for the sport.  Over the past 12 years TJ has conducted over 100 Coach Development clinics, has trained over 5000 lacrosse coaches, and more than 50 coach developers.

TJ holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education, and has completed extensive post-graduate work in exercise science and physical education.