Mr. Bill Casson
Bill begins his 12th year overall at Trinity-Pawling as Associate Director of Admissions and Head Basketball Coach. Bill left T-P in 2006 to work as Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach at St. John’s Country Day School in Orange Park, FL. In his first tour from 2001-2006, Bill worked in admissions and was the Head Basketball Coach. During that time the Pride Basketball team was Tri-State League Champs for five years, Founders League Champions for five years and New England Class B Runner ups in 2003 and Champs in 2005. Before 2001 Bill was the Athletic Director and head basketball coach at Cheshire Academy for 16 years. In addition to organizing and running an athletic program of 17 varsity sports and 14 sub-varsity sports, he has also taught physical education, Algebra and was an assistant Dean of Students.Bill has also coached at the professional level in USBL in the late 80’s and he is also on the Board of Big Apple Basketball in New York City. In 2014 Bill was honored to receive the NEPSAC Coach of the Year Award.
In Bill’s career he has helped to place over 120 basketball players in colleges all over the country. As the Associate Director of Admission, Bill interviews prospective families, travels to meet with educational consultants, and visits lower schools throughout the country and overseas.
Bill is a native of Milford, CT and a graduate of Southern Connecticut State University. He and his wife, Kathy, a teacher at Mizzentop Day School, live in Shaw House West with their Labrador Retriever Barkley.